The first table below looks at the demand for the Escalation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Escalation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Escalation Engineer
Rank 888 867 899
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Escalation Engineer 23 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.008% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 2
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -5.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £31,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -5.92%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Escalation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Escalation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Escalation Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Escalation Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Escalation Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Escalation Engineer over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Escalation Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Escalation Engineer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Escalation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 14 £37,500 +18.11% 3
South East - 11 £37,500 - 1
South Wales - 9 £36,500 - 2
Wales - 9 £36,500 - 2
Kent - 8 £37,500 -
Bridgend - 7 £36,500 - 2
London - 3 £40,000 - 1
Maidstone - 3 £28,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -

Escalation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Escalation 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 Escalation Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 21 (77.78%) Cisco
4 20 (74.07%) LAN
4 20 (74.07%) WAN
5 18 (66.67%) Linux
5 18 (66.67%) Juniper
5 18 (66.67%) Blue Coat
5 18 (66.67%) F5
6 17 (62.96%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (62.96%) CCSE
6 17 (62.96%) JNCIS
6 17 (62.96%) Cisco PIX
6 17 (62.96%) Websense
6 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
6 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (62.96%) CCNP
6 17 (62.96%) Windows
7 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
8 13 (48.15%) MS Office
8 13 (48.15%) Windows XP
8 13 (48.15%) SonicWALL
9 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
10 11 (40.74%) RIP
10 11 (40.74%) OSPF
11 10 (37.04%) McAfee
11 10 (37.04%) Network Design
11 10 (37.04%) BGP
11 10 (37.04%) Aruba
11 10 (37.04%) Lumension

Escalation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Escalation 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 Escalation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Office
2 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 20 (74.07%) LAN
2 20 (74.07%) WAN
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco PIX
4 11 (40.74%) RIP
4 11 (40.74%) OSPF
5 10 (37.04%) BGP
5 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) SSL
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) PPTP
7 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.70%) VLAN
8 1 (3.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.11%) iPhone
2 3 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
4 13 (48.15%) Windows XP
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (14.81%) Android
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone
8 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Network Design
2 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) VBScript
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CCSE
1 17 (62.96%) JNCIS
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (62.96%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) WMI
2 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Cisco
3 18 (66.67%) Juniper
3 18 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 18 (66.67%) F5
4 17 (62.96%) Websense
4 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
5 13 (48.15%) SonicWALL
6 10 (37.04%) McAfee
6 10 (37.04%) Aruba
6 10 (37.04%) Lumension
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
8 3 (11.11%) HP
8 3 (11.11%) Citrix
8 3 (11.11%) Sophos
8 3 (11.11%) Symantec
8 3 (11.11%) Sage
8 3 (11.11%) Draytek
8 3 (11.11%) NETGEAR
9 1 (3.70%) Brocade
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