The table below looks at the statistics for the Installations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Installations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Installation Engineer
Rank 851 831 842
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 51 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.042% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.045% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 46
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% +2.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £36,050 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Installations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Installations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Installations Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Installations Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Installations Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Installations Engineer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Installations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Installations Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -7 51 £32,500 +2.36% 13
South East +7 23 £32,500 +8.33% 3
East of England - 8 £22,500 - 1
Berkshire - 8 £32,500 -
Yorkshire -39 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Hampshire -2 6 £41,250 +26.92% 3
West Yorkshire -34 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Slough - 6 £32,500 -
Surrey +5 5 £32,500 +18.18%
London -37 5 £34,500 +60.46% 6
Bradford - 5 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £22,500 - 1
Birmingham -8 4 £35,000 +4.47%
West Midlands -12 4 £35,000 +4.47%
Basingstoke - 4 £41,250 -
Egham - 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £25,000 -
Huntingdon - 2 £34,000 -
Camberley - 2 £28,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £34,000 -
Reading - 2 £30,000 -
Wallingford - 2 £25,000 -
City of London +6 1 £37,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £27,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £22,500 - 2

Installations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Installations 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 Installations Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (51.65%) Windows
2 30 (32.97%) VMware
3 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
5 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (19.78%) Cisco
8 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
9 17 (18.68%) Firewall
10 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
10 15 (16.48%) Hyper-V
11 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
11 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (15.38%) MCSE
11 14 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (14.29%) SQL
12 13 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (13.19%) NAS
14 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
14 11 (12.09%) Citrix
14 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
14 11 (12.09%) HP
15 10 (10.99%) Dell
16 9 (9.89%) NetApp
16 9 (9.89%) Symantec
16 9 (9.89%) DNS
16 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
17 8 (8.79%) VoIP
17 8 (8.79%) Blackberry

Installations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Installations 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 Installations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.40%) IIS
6 4 (4.40%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (4.40%) Lync
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.68%) Firewall
2 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.19%) NAS
4 9 (9.89%) DNS
5 8 (8.79%) SAN
5 8 (8.79%) VoIP
6 7 (7.69%) SSL
7 6 (6.59%) LAN
8 5 (5.49%) WAN
9 4 (4.40%) IPv4
9 4 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (4.40%) H.323
10 3 (3.30%) PBX
10 3 (3.30%) IPsec
10 3 (3.30%) VLAN
10 3 (3.30%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.20%) VPN
11 2 (2.20%) DPNSS
12 1 (1.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.20%) Retail
2 2 (2.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Games
3 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.40%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.40%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) CCTV
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Wiki
6 1 (1.10%) Photography
6 1 (1.10%) Physics
6 1 (1.10%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) EPoS
6 1 (1.10%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.65%) Windows
2 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 5 (5.49%) Linux
8 4 (4.40%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (4.40%) Project Planning
1 4 (4.40%) Data Entry
1 4 (4.40%) Change Control
2 2 (2.20%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (2.20%) Business Development
2 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
2 2 (2.20%) Migration
2 2 (2.20%) Project Management
2 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.10%) Information Security
3 1 (1.10%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) VBScript
2 1 (1.10%) VB
2 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.38%) MCSE
3 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
4 7 (7.69%) MCITP
5 5 (5.49%) MCP
5 5 (5.49%) CCNA
6 4 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.40%) CCNP
6 4 (4.40%) CCVP
6 4 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.20%) CCIE
7 2 (2.20%) HNC
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
8 1 (1.10%) PhD
8 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.48%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.59%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.40%) vSphere
5 4 (4.40%) XenApp
6 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) VMware
2 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.78%) Cisco
4 11 (12.09%) HP
4 11 (12.09%) Citrix
5 10 (10.99%) Dell
6 9 (9.89%) NetApp
6 9 (9.89%) Symantec
7 5 (5.49%) Polycom
7 5 (5.49%) Tandberg
7 5 (5.49%) Veeam
8 4 (4.40%) SonicWALL
8 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.20%) Juniper
9 2 (2.20%) EMC
9 2 (2.20%) Aruba
10 1 (1.10%) CommVault
10 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
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