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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Installation Engineer
Rank 835 854 833
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 44 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.017% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.018% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 38
Average salary £27,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.47% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £29,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.47% -12.59%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015 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 27 January 2015. 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 +23 38 £28,750 -2.54% 6
South East -34 10 £27,000 -8.47% 2
South West -2 9 £31,000 +3.33% 1
Somerset +14 6 £30,500 +27.08%
Bath +9 6 £30,500 +27.08%
London +27 5 £24,500 -45.55%
North West - 5 £23,000 - 1
Scotland - 5 £27,000 -
West Midlands -8 4 £24,000 +17.07% 2
South Ayrshire - 4 £27,000 -
Prestwick - 4 £27,000 -
Berkshire -6 3 £27,000 -8.47%
East of England -11 3 £25,000 +1.01%
Hampshire - 3 £22,700 - 1
Reading - 3 £27,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £24,000 - 2
Manchester - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £23,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £24,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £43,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £23,000 - 1
North East - 2 - -
Newport -3 1 - -
Hertfordshire -9 1 £22,500 +2.27%
South Wales -11 1 - -
Wales -14 1 - -
Kent - 1 £20,400 -
Norfolk - 1 £27,500 -

Installations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.42%) Cisco
4 18 (20.93%) Firewall
5 17 (19.77%) VMware
6 16 (18.60%) EPoS
6 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (15.12%) LAN
9 12 (13.95%) VoIP
9 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
10 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
11 9 (10.47%) Linux
11 9 (10.47%) WAN
11 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
11 9 (10.47%) CCNP
11 9 (10.47%) Windows 7
11 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
12 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
12 8 (9.30%) MS Office
12 8 (9.30%) SQL
12 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
13 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (8.14%) DNS
13 7 (8.14%) CCNA
13 7 (8.14%) HP

Installations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.65%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (4.65%) Lync
3 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) Firewall
2 13 (15.12%) LAN
3 12 (13.95%) VoIP
4 9 (10.47%) WAN
5 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.14%) DNS
7 5 (5.81%) PBX
7 5 (5.81%) DPNSS
8 4 (4.65%) H.323
8 4 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.65%) IPv4
9 3 (3.49%) SAN
9 3 (3.49%) SSL
9 3 (3.49%) IPsec
10 2 (2.33%) NAS
10 2 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (2.33%) MPLS
10 2 (2.33%) OSPF
10 2 (2.33%) BGP
10 2 (2.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) Informix
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.98%) Games
3 4 (4.65%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.16%) Finance
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) EPoS
2 7 (8.14%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.49%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) CESG
6 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.16%) CCTV
6 1 (1.16%) Photography
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.47%) Linux
5 9 (10.47%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.65%) Windows NT
8 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.16%) AIX
10 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (6.98%) Revenue Management
2 5 (5.81%) Project Planning
3 4 (4.65%) Change Control
4 3 (3.49%) Line Management
4 3 (3.49%) Project Management
5 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.33%) Migration
5 2 (2.33%) Network Design
5 2 (2.33%) ITIL
6 1 (1.16%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.16%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) C
3 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.33%) C#
4 2 (2.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.16%) Python
5 1 (1.16%) MUMPS
5 1 (1.16%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) Perl
5 1 (1.16%) PHP
5 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.47%) CCNP
4 7 (8.14%) CCNA
5 5 (5.81%) MCSE
6 4 (4.65%) CCVP
7 3 (3.49%) Degree
7 3 (3.49%) MCP
7 3 (3.49%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.49%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.33%) MCITP
9 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.16%) HNC
9 1 (1.16%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.98%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.65%) XenApp
6 3 (3.49%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.49%) vSphere
6 3 (3.49%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.42%) Cisco
3 17 (19.77%) VMware
4 7 (8.14%) HP
5 6 (6.98%) Polycom
6 5 (5.81%) Dell
6 5 (5.81%) Citrix
7 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.65%) Tandberg
7 4 (4.65%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.49%) NetApp
9 2 (2.33%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.33%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.33%) Symantec
9 2 (2.33%) McAfee
9 2 (2.33%) Genesys
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle
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