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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Monitoring Engineer
Rank 873 897 851
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 31 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.011% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 22
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,450 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.26% -35.10%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Monitoring Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Monitoring Engineer
Top 14 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 4 September 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 +28 31 £55,000 +57.14% 1
London +14 20 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West - 7 £42,500 -
Manchester - 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
City of London +35 2 £65,000 +85.71%
South East +9 2 £34,000 -2.85%
East Midlands - 2 £35,500 -
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,500 -
Surrey +5 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £34,000 -

Monitoring Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Linux
3 25 (50.00%) VMware
4 22 (44.00%) Python
4 22 (44.00%) Perl
5 19 (38.00%) DevOps
6 18 (36.00%) Finance
7 17 (34.00%) Red Hat
7 17 (34.00%) Puppet
7 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
7 17 (34.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (32.00%) Nagios
9 13 (26.00%) SQL
9 13 (26.00%) IIS
9 13 (26.00%) Banking
10 12 (24.00%) C
11 11 (22.00%) Apache
11 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
11 11 (22.00%) UNIX
11 11 (22.00%) Subversion
11 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
12 10 (20.00%) Firewall
13 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
13 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (14.00%) SCOM
16 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
16 6 (12.00%) DNS
16 6 (12.00%) SNMP
16 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef

Monitoring Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (26.00%) IIS
2 11 (22.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) SNMP
2 6 (12.00%) DNS
3 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.00%) VoIP
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (8.00%) OSPF
4 4 (8.00%) ICMP
4 4 (8.00%) Wireless
4 4 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.00%) NAS
5 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) FCoE
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) SCADA
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Linux
3 17 (34.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (22.00%) UNIX
5 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) CentOS
6 5 (10.00%) SUSE
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) DevOps
2 5 (10.00%) Service Management
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Network Management
3 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.00%) Information Security
4 3 (6.00%) Network Design
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
5 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Perl
1 22 (44.00%) Python
2 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) C
5 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
5 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.00%) MCTS
2 2 (4.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) vSphere
2 5 (10.00%) vCloud
3 4 (8.00%) Snort
4 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) Puppet
2 16 (32.00%) Nagios
3 7 (14.00%) SCOM
4 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (6.00%) SCOrch
6 3 (6.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Opsview
7 2 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (4.00%) HP NNM
7 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
8 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) VMware
2 17 (34.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) NetScout
5 4 (8.00%) Splunk
6 3 (6.00%) FireEye
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.00%) Nimsoft
7 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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