The table below looks at the statistics for the Customer Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Customer Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Engineer
Rank 831 821 834
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 47 72 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.070% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.074% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 32 61 49
Average salary £22,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.08% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -2.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Customer Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Customer Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Customer Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Customer Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the UK.

Customer Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Customer Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Customer Engineer over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Customer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Customer Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -34 36 £22,750 -33.08% 4
London +4 16 £22,000 -12.87%
South East -49 10 £24,000 -46.66% 2
Surrey +3 9 £24,000 -12.72%
Scotland +6 6 £30,000 +36.36%
Aberdeen - 6 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -4 5 - -
Cambridge -8 5 - -
East of England -13 5 - -
Wembley - 4 £22,000 -
North West -8 3 £16,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £16,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -7 2 £26,500 +17.77%
Yorkshire -13 2 £26,500 +17.77%
City of London - 2 £26,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Bradford - 2 £26,500 -
Reading -18 1 - -
Berkshire -31 1 - -
Salford - 1 - - 1
Enfield - 1 £22,000 -

Customer Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Customer Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Customer Engineer in their job title.

1 82 (71.93%) Windows
2 52 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (42.11%) Windows XP
4 42 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 40 (35.09%) Active Directory
6 38 (33.33%) Internet
7 35 (30.70%) Windows Vista
8 34 (29.82%) MS Office
9 33 (28.95%) MS Exchange
9 33 (28.95%) Software Distribution
10 32 (28.07%) Wireless
11 31 (27.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (27.19%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (27.19%) Degree
12 30 (26.32%) Apple iOS
13 29 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 29 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 29 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 29 (25.44%) Management Information System
14 28 (24.56%) DNS
15 27 (23.68%) Computer Science
16 26 (22.81%) Linux
17 25 (21.93%) VMware
18 24 (21.05%) MS Excel
19 20 (17.54%) SLA
19 20 (17.54%) Service Delivery
20 18 (15.79%) SQL
20 18 (15.79%) Windows 7
21 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 14 (12.28%) VoIP

Customer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Customer Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Customer Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 29 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 29 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (9.65%) Apache
4 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.51%) Node.js
5 3 (2.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.75%) Site Server
Applications
1 34 (29.82%) MS Office
2 24 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.75%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.75%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Joyent
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.33%) Internet
2 32 (28.07%) Wireless
3 28 (24.56%) DNS
4 14 (12.28%) VoIP
5 10 (8.77%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.77%) SSL
6 8 (7.02%) DHCP
7 7 (6.14%) NAS
7 7 (6.14%) Firewall
8 5 (4.39%) Wireshark
8 5 (4.39%) HTTP
8 5 (4.39%) LDAP
9 4 (3.51%) SNMP
9 4 (3.51%) LAN
9 4 (3.51%) WAN
9 4 (3.51%) SSH
9 4 (3.51%) Ethereal
9 4 (3.51%) tcpdump
10 3 (2.63%) VPN
11 2 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) MySQL
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.51%) Riak
2 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Toad
2 1 (0.88%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (4.39%) Multimedia
1 5 (4.39%) Electronics
2 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Military
5 1 (0.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) OpenGL
1 8 (7.02%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (4.39%) Direct3D
2 5 (4.39%) OpenCL
2 5 (4.39%) Direct3D Mobile
2 5 (4.39%) DirectX
3 4 (3.51%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.88%) JCE
4 1 (0.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.19%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (25.44%) Management Information System
3 27 (23.68%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.02%) Device Driver
5 5 (4.39%) GPGPU
5 5 (4.39%) Internet of Things
5 5 (4.39%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (3.51%) NHS
6 4 (3.51%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.51%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.75%) Physics
9 1 (0.88%) PKI
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 82 (71.93%) Windows
2 52 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (42.11%) Windows XP
4 35 (30.70%) Windows Vista
5 31 (27.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (26.32%) Apple iOS
7 26 (22.81%) Linux
8 18 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (10.53%) UNIX
11 11 (9.65%) Android
12 8 (7.02%) Solaris
13 6 (5.26%) Windows 8
14 4 (3.51%) Mac OS X
15 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
15 3 (2.63%) Debian
16 1 (0.88%) AIX
16 1 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Software Distribution
2 20 (17.54%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 3 (2.63%) Load Balancing
4 3 (2.63%) Line Management
4 3 (2.63%) ITIL
5 2 (1.75%) CRM
5 2 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (1.75%) Network Management
6 1 (0.88%) Product Management
6 1 (0.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (0.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (0.88%) Coaching
6 1 (0.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (0.88%) Network Design
6 1 (0.88%) Logistics
6 1 (0.88%) Service Management
6 1 (0.88%) Validation
6 1 (0.88%) Migration
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.79%) SQL
2 9 (7.89%) Java
3 5 (4.39%) Assembly Language
3 5 (4.39%) C
4 4 (3.51%) PHP
4 4 (3.51%) Ruby
5 3 (2.63%) C++
5 3 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (27.19%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) HND
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.75%) MCSE
3 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.75%) CCNA
3 2 (1.75%) MCTS
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) CIPD
4 1 (0.88%) CIMA
4 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.54%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.51%) NFS
3 4 (3.51%) KVM
3 4 (3.51%) Xen
3 4 (3.51%) Novell eDirectory
4 2 (1.75%) vSphere
5 1 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) XenServer
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Nagios
1 4 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (3.51%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (3.51%) ZABBIX
1 4 (3.51%) Munin
1 4 (3.51%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.75%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.93%) VMware
3 13 (11.40%) Citrix
4 8 (7.02%) IBM
5 7 (6.14%) Oracle
6 6 (5.26%) Apple
7 4 (3.51%) Websense
7 4 (3.51%) Clearswift
7 4 (3.51%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.51%) WatchGuard
7 4 (3.51%) SonicWALL
7 4 (3.51%) F5
8 3 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.63%) Cisco
8 3 (2.63%) Sun
8 3 (2.63%) Nokia
8 3 (2.63%) Veritas
8 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + £1,000 Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Melksham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago