The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Incident Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Engineer
Rank 904 956 966
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Engineer 6 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,900 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,900 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+39.34% +1.66%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Incident Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Incident Engineer in the job title.

Incident Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Incident Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Incident Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Incident Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Incident Engineer over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Incident Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Incident Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 5 £60,000 +33.33%
London +53 3 £60,000 +33.33%
South East - 1 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £42,500 -

Incident Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Incident Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Incident Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
1 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 9 (69.23%) Security Operations
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) GIAC
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) CISM
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) CISSP
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) SSL
3 8 (61.54%) Asset Management
3 8 (61.54%) Cryptography
3 8 (61.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (61.54%) PKI
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 8 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (61.54%) SANS
3 8 (61.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) CMDB
5 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
5 2 (15.38%) Fintech
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management

Incident Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
1 8 (61.54%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Cryptography
1 8 (61.54%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Analytics
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Security Operations
3 8 (61.54%) Asset Management
3 8 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISM
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
1 8 (61.54%) GIAC
1 8 (61.54%) SANS
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow