The table below looks at the statistics for the Monitoring Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Monitoring Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Monitoring Engineer
Rank 855 877 848
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 25 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.012% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.012% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 27
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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%

Monitoring Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Monitoring Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Monitoring Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Monitoring Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Monitoring Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Monitoring Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Monitoring Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +11 23 £45,000 -25.00% 2
West Midlands -2 9 £45,000 -
Birmingham -7 8 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
London +2 4 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £32,500 -
Chesterfield - 3 £32,500 -
Doncaster - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
City of London - 3 £57,500 - 1
Hampshire -16 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East -30 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £41,250 - 1
Scotland - 2 £41,250 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -

Monitoring Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Monitoring 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 Monitoring Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (58.97%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) SCOM
3 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco
3 13 (33.33%) Firewall
4 12 (30.77%) SLA
4 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
4 12 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (28.21%) LAN
5 11 (28.21%) WAN
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) Dell
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
6 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (25.64%) Incident Management
7 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 9 (23.08%) Service Management
7 9 (23.08%) Juniper
7 9 (23.08%) CCNA
8 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (20.51%) Nimsoft
8 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (17.95%) SAN
10 6 (15.38%) HP
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
11 5 (12.82%) UNIX

Monitoring Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Monitoring 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 Monitoring Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) LAN
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
3 7 (17.95%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) NAS
5 4 (10.26%) SNMP
6 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) Broadband
6 2 (5.13%) MRTG
6 2 (5.13%) FCoE
7 1 (2.56%) SHDSL
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) MPLS
7 1 (2.56%) OSPF
7 1 (2.56%) BGP
7 1 (2.56%) ADSL
7 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) COM
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) WCF
1 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
3 10 (25.64%) Incident Management
4 9 (23.08%) Service Management
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.56%) SIEM
9 1 (2.56%) DevOps
9 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.56%) Web Development
9 1 (2.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) SCOM
2 5 (12.82%) Nagios
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (7.69%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.13%) Cacti
4 2 (5.13%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (5.13%) OpenView
4 2 (5.13%) WMI
5 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) AppManager
5 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) Dell
4 9 (23.08%) Juniper
5 8 (20.51%) Nimsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.38%) HP
7 4 (10.26%) CA
8 3 (7.69%) NetIQ
8 3 (7.69%) IBM
8 3 (7.69%) Citrix
9 2 (5.13%) Intel
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle
10 1 (2.56%) Cognizant
10 1 (2.56%) Splunk
10 1 (2.56%) Spiceworks
10 1 (2.56%) SevOne
10 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
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