The table below looks at the statistics for the Engineering Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Engineering Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Engineering Manager
Rank 843 807 834
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 51 73 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.068% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.072% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 40 63 46
Average salary £53,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.74% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Engineering Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Engineering Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Engineering Manager
Salary Trend

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

Engineering Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Engineering Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Engineering Manager over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 within the UK.

Engineering Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Engineering Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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 -74 47 £53,500 -20.74% 14
South West -2 12 £48,750 +21.87% 2
London -47 12 £77,500 +10.71% 2
North West +1 9 £48,000 +1.05% 3
South East -22 8 £53,500 -16.73% 6
Poole - 8 £47,500 - 2
Dorset - 8 £47,500 - 2
Hampshire - 7 £53,500 - 3
Merseyside - 6 - -
Gloucestershire +3 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Cheltenham - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester -1 3 £48,000 +1.05% 1
Wirral - 3 - -
City of London +1 2 £52,500 -27.58%
East of England -15 2 - -
Yorkshire -35 2 £56,250 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £56,250 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £44,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £44,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £44,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £48,000 -
Croydon - 2 £33,750 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £56,250 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £45,000 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £54,000 - 2
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -

Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Engineering Manager 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 Engineering Manager in their job title.

1 24 (21.05%) ITIL
1 24 (21.05%) Linux
2 21 (18.42%) Degree
2 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 20 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 16 (14.04%) Project Management
6 14 (12.28%) Internet
6 14 (12.28%) Finance
6 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
7 13 (11.40%) Electronics
7 13 (11.40%) Windows
7 13 (11.40%) Cisco
8 12 (10.53%) IBM
8 12 (10.53%) Java
9 11 (9.65%) C#
9 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
9 11 (9.65%) Red Hat
9 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (8.77%) Firmware
10 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
10 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
10 10 (8.77%) VMware
10 10 (8.77%) SOA
10 10 (8.77%) C
11 9 (7.89%) SAN
11 9 (7.89%) NetApp
11 9 (7.89%) Games
11 9 (7.89%) Capacity Planning

Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Engineering Manager 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 Engineering Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.51%) Apache
1 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) Internet
2 9 (7.89%) SAN
3 5 (4.39%) LDAP
3 5 (4.39%) SMTP
3 5 (4.39%) Ethernet
3 5 (4.39%) FTP
3 5 (4.39%) Kerberos
3 5 (4.39%) NAS
4 4 (3.51%) LAN
4 4 (3.51%) Firewall
5 3 (2.63%) WAN
5 3 (2.63%) AMQP
6 2 (1.75%) IPsec
6 2 (1.75%) DSL
6 2 (1.75%) DVB
6 2 (1.75%) DAB
6 2 (1.75%) PBX
6 2 (1.75%) SSL
7 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.51%) MySQL
2 4 (3.51%) Informix
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) JIRA
1 5 (4.39%) Selenium
1 5 (4.39%) WebDriver
2 4 (3.51%) Subversion
2 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.51%) Hudson
2 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) PVCS
3 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Electronics
3 9 (7.89%) Games
3 9 (7.89%) French Language
4 7 (6.14%) Back Office
4 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.39%) Law
6 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.51%) Marketing
7 2 (1.75%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) Web Services
1 5 (4.39%) RESTful
2 4 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (3.51%) Middleware
2 4 (3.51%) .NET
3 3 (2.63%) JMS
4 2 (1.75%) SOAP
5 1 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) J2EE
5 1 (0.88%) JSP
5 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.88%) WPF
5 1 (0.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Firmware
1 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.39%) Social Gaming
3 5 (4.39%) iPhone
3 5 (4.39%) iPad
3 5 (4.39%) Hedge funds
3 5 (4.39%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.51%) FMCG
4 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.51%) IBM XIV
5 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) MPEG
6 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.75%) DTV
6 2 (1.75%) Open Source
6 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Linux
2 13 (11.40%) Windows
3 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.02%) UNIX
5 6 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (4.39%) AIX
7 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.88%) Debian
9 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.88%) VMS
9 1 (0.88%) CentOS
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) ITIL
2 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 20 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 16 (14.04%) Project Management
6 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.77%) SOA
8 9 (7.89%) Capacity Management
8 9 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (7.02%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (7.02%) OO
9 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.02%) Scrum
10 7 (6.14%) Workflow
10 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.14%) Network Architecture
10 7 (6.14%) Workflow Management
10 7 (6.14%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) Java
2 11 (9.65%) C#
3 10 (8.77%) C
4 6 (5.26%) SQL
5 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.51%) C++
6 4 (3.51%) Perl
6 4 (3.51%) PHP
6 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (18.42%) Degree
2 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) CISSP
5 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.51%) CCIE
5 4 (3.51%) CCSP
5 4 (3.51%) CCNP
5 4 (3.51%) CCDE
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) APMP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.75%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.26%) vSphere
3 4 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.75%) vCloud
5 1 (0.88%) XenServer
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Puppet
2 4 (3.51%) Opsview
2 4 (3.51%) Netcool
2 4 (3.51%) Nagios
2 4 (3.51%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.51%) SCOM
2 4 (3.51%) Cacti
2 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.75%) Legato
3 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (11.40%) Cisco
2 12 (10.53%) IBM
3 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.65%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.77%) VMware
5 9 (7.89%) NetApp
6 8 (7.02%) HP
7 7 (6.14%) Oracle
8 6 (5.26%) SAP
8 6 (5.26%) Remedy
8 6 (5.26%) Citrix
9 5 (4.39%) Bloomberg
10 4 (3.51%) Symantec
10 4 (3.51%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.51%) F5
10 4 (3.51%) Veritas
10 4 (3.51%) EMC
10 4 (3.51%) Brocade
11 2 (1.75%) Fortinet
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 10 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bury
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Basingstoke
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Preston
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago