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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Engineer
Rank 889 883 856
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 45 67 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.063% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.065% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 67
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Customer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Customer Engineer
Top 29 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 8 February 2016. 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 -17 40 £32,500 +32.65% 7
London +7 18 £33,750 +53.40%
South East +13 13 £32,500 +11.11% 2
Berkshire +5 9 £32,500 -59.37% 2
East Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 4 £41,250 - 1
North West +19 2 £35,000 +112.12%
Hampshire +8 2 £52,500 +12.90%
Reading -2 2 £21,000 -73.75%
Hertfordshire -4 2 £22,000 - 1
East of England -8 2 £22,000 - 3
Wales - 2 £18,500 -
Swansea - 2 £18,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £52,500 -
Watford - 2 £22,000 -
West Wales - 2 £18,500 -
City of London +58 1 £20,000 -23.07%
West Yorkshire +13 1 £26,000 -1.88% 1
Surrey +8 1 £25,000 +4.16%
Yorkshire -1 1 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Scotland -3 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £14,900 -
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Croydon - 1 £21,500 -
Broadstairs - 1 £14,900 -
Woking - 1 £25,000 -
Leeds - 1 £26,000 - 1

Customer Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 38 (48.10%) Windows
2 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
3 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
4 27 (34.18%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (29.11%) Degree
6 19 (24.05%) SLA
6 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
7 18 (22.78%) SQL
7 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
8 16 (20.25%) MS Office
8 16 (20.25%) Internet
9 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (17.72%) CCNA
10 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
12 12 (15.19%) Wireless
12 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
12 12 (15.19%) Windows XP
13 11 (13.92%) Firewall
13 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
13 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
13 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
14 10 (12.66%) Software Distribution
14 10 (12.66%) Windows Vista
14 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (12.66%) MS Excel

Customer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) TWiki
5 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Office
2 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) Internet
2 12 (15.19%) Wireless
3 11 (13.92%) Firewall
4 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.13%) LDAP
5 8 (10.13%) VPN
6 6 (7.59%) LAN
6 6 (7.59%) WAN
7 5 (6.33%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (5.06%) ATM
8 4 (5.06%) DNS
8 4 (5.06%) HTTP
9 3 (3.80%) 4G
9 3 (3.80%) ADSL
9 3 (3.80%) DHCP
10 2 (2.53%) BGP
10 2 (2.53%) Frame Relay
10 2 (2.53%) Intranet
10 2 (2.53%) SAN
11 1 (1.27%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 1 (1.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 2 (2.53%) Billing
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.53%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.86%) XML
4 6 (7.59%) Middleware
5 5 (6.33%) HTML
6 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.80%) CSS
6 3 (3.80%) Ember.js
6 3 (3.80%) HTML5
6 3 (3.80%) jQuery
7 2 (2.53%) CGI
8 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
3 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.86%) Driving Licence
5 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
5 6 (7.59%) PKI
5 6 (7.59%) Smartcard
6 5 (6.33%) Replication
6 5 (6.33%) User Experience
7 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.53%) EPoS
8 2 (2.53%) PDA
9 1 (1.27%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.27%) IVR
9 1 (1.27%) Physics
9 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.10%) Windows
2 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.19%) Windows XP
5 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
6 10 (12.66%) Windows Vista
7 9 (11.39%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.06%) Linux
9 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.53%) Android
10 2 (2.53%) Unix
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) Software Distribution
2 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
2 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.13%) Case Management
4 7 (8.86%) Regression Testing
4 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Fault Management
5 6 (7.59%) ITIL
5 6 (7.59%) Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.33%) Time Management
7 4 (5.06%) Network Management
8 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.80%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) SDLC
8 3 (3.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) C#
3 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.06%) C
4 4 (5.06%) PHP
5 2 (2.53%) Python
6 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) Degree
2 14 (17.72%) CCNA
2 14 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.59%) CCNP
4 6 (7.59%) MCSE
5 5 (6.33%) CCDP
5 5 (6.33%) MCP
6 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.80%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.53%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) SLA
2 6 (7.59%) QA
3 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco
4 6 (7.59%) Juniper
4 6 (7.59%) Nortel
4 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.06%) Citrix
5 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 3 (3.80%) Apple
7 2 (2.53%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.27%) Aastra
8 1 (1.27%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.27%) Facebook
8 1 (1.27%) Mitel
8 1 (1.27%) Remedy
8 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
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