The table below looks at the statistics for the Incident Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Engineer
Rank 946 937 950
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Engineer 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.005% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £61,250 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £24,500 -
% change year-on-year
+134.69% -

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
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% -

Incident Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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
(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 +24 2 £61,250 +150.00%
London +8 1 £65,000 +113.11%
South East +8 1 £57,500 +134.69%
Slough -1 1 £57,500 -
Berkshire -3 1 £57,500 -

Incident Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Incident 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 Incident Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Incident Management
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
5 5 (38.46%) CISSP
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) CCNP
5 5 (38.46%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) CISM
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
7 3 (23.08%) GREM
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) CEPT
7 3 (23.08%) CHFI
7 3 (23.08%) GCFA
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
7 3 (23.08%) HIPAA
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (23.08%) CCIE
7 3 (23.08%) GIAC
7 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) SQL

Incident Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Incident 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 Incident Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) CCIE
3 3 (23.08%) CEPT
3 3 (23.08%) CHFI
3 3 (23.08%) GCFA
3 3 (23.08%) GIAC
3 3 (23.08%) GREM
4 2 (15.38%) GCFE
4 2 (15.38%) SANS
5 1 (7.69%) CNA
5 1 (7.69%) CNE
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) GCED
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) HIPAA
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO27002
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Aruba
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto