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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Monitoring Engineer
Rank 871 880 854
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 16 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.014% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 10
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,420 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,950 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.75% -30.10%

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

Monitoring Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Monitoring Engineer
Top 18 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 2 March 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 +18 12 £43,750 -12.50% 6
East Midlands +28 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Scotland - 4 £45,000 -
South East -20 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 -
Chesterfield - 3 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £32,500 -
London +11 2 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Hampshire -1 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Surrey - 2 £43,750 -
City of London - 2 £47,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire +9 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £35,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Monitoring Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (56.10%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 15 (36.59%) Firewall
4 14 (34.15%) Windows
4 14 (34.15%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (31.71%) SolarWinds
5 13 (31.71%) WAN
5 13 (31.71%) LAN
6 12 (29.27%) SLA
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (26.83%) Configuration Management
7 11 (26.83%) SQL
7 11 (26.83%) SCOM
7 11 (26.83%) VMware
7 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
7 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (24.39%) Service Management
8 10 (24.39%) Dell
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.95%) CCNA
9 9 (21.95%) Juniper
9 9 (21.95%) Linux
9 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
10 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (19.51%) Nimsoft
10 8 (19.51%) HP
11 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (14.63%) SAN
12 6 (14.63%) UNIX

Monitoring Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Firewall
2 13 (31.71%) LAN
2 13 (31.71%) WAN
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 5 (12.20%) NAS
4 5 (12.20%) SNMP
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP
5 3 (7.32%) ADSL
5 3 (7.32%) MRTG
5 3 (7.32%) FCoE
5 3 (7.32%) SHDSL
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.32%) MPLS
5 3 (7.32%) OSPF
5 3 (7.32%) BGP
6 2 (4.88%) Broadband
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.44%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) COM
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
1 1 (2.44%) WCF
1 1 (2.44%) REST
1 1 (2.44%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
3 11 (26.83%) Configuration Management
4 10 (24.39%) Service Management
5 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) SIEM
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) ITSM
8 2 (4.88%) Workflow
9 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.95%) CCNA
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) Nagios
3 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (9.76%) Cacti
4 3 (7.32%) Puppet
4 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.32%) OpenView
4 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
4 3 (7.32%) WMI
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
5 2 (4.88%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (2.44%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) AppManager
6 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) SolarWinds
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) Dell
5 9 (21.95%) Juniper
5 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.51%) HP
6 8 (19.51%) Nimsoft
7 3 (7.32%) Fortinet
7 3 (7.32%) CA
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Cognizant
8 2 (4.88%) Intel
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) NetIQ
8 2 (4.88%) Splunk
9 1 (2.44%) Spiceworks
9 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.44%) SevOne
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago