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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Monitoring Engineer
Rank 870 906 878
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 20 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 13
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £27,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -45.00%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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%

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Monitoring Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Monitoring Engineer
Top 13 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 7 July 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
(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 +32 19 £55,000 +46.66% 1
London +33 6 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Manchester - 6 £57,000 -
North West - 6 £57,000 -
South East - 6 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £50,000 -
City of London +46 2 £65,000 +85.71%
High Wycombe - 2 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £31,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £31,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £31,500 -

Monitoring Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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%) Windows
1 23 (58.97%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) Python
3 16 (41.03%) Perl
4 15 (38.46%) VMware
5 13 (33.33%) Puppet
6 12 (30.77%) DevOps
7 11 (28.21%) Bash Shell
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
7 11 (28.21%) Nagios
8 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 10 (25.64%) Firewall
8 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (23.08%) UNIX
9 9 (23.08%) Cisco
10 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.95%) IIS
11 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
11 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
11 7 (17.95%) Ruby
12 6 (15.38%) Banking
12 6 (15.38%) SNMP
12 6 (15.38%) OSPF
12 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.82%) DNS
13 5 (12.82%) HP

Monitoring Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.38%) OSPF
3 6 (15.38%) SNMP
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.69%) ADSL
6 3 (7.69%) LAN
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) MPLS
6 3 (7.69%) Wireless
6 3 (7.69%) BGP
6 3 (7.69%) ICMP
6 3 (7.69%) SHDSL
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.69%) NAS
7 2 (5.13%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) WCF
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) SCADA
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
1 23 (58.97%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.08%) UNIX
4 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.26%) SUSE
5 4 (10.26%) CentOS
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.13%) Fedora
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (10.26%) Service Management
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.69%) Change Control
3 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.69%) Network Management
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) SIEM
3 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) ITSM
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Python
2 16 (41.03%) Perl
3 11 (28.21%) Bash Shell
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 7 (17.95%) Ruby
6 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.82%) C
7 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
8 2 (5.13%) Korn
8 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.56%) VBScript
9 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.56%) C++
9 1 (2.56%) Java
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCNP
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) vSphere
3 4 (10.26%) vCloud
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Puppet
2 11 (28.21%) Nagios
3 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) SCOrch
4 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
5 3 (7.69%) SCOM
5 3 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (5.13%) HP SIM
6 2 (5.13%) Cacti
6 2 (5.13%) WMI
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (2.56%) SCCM
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.56%) OpenView
7 1 (2.56%) AppManager
7 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) VMware
2 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
6 5 (12.82%) Splunk
6 5 (12.82%) HP
7 4 (10.26%) IBM
8 3 (7.69%) NetScout
8 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.13%) Nimsoft
9 2 (5.13%) Remedy
9 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.13%) Cognizant
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle
10 1 (2.56%) NetIQ
10 1 (2.56%) Juniper
10 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
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