The table below looks at the statistics for the Principle Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principle Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principle Engineer
Rank 882 917 857
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Principle Engineer 21 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.020% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 14
Average salary £57,500 £59,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principle Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Principle Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principle Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Principle Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Principle Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principle Engineer over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Principle Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Principle Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principle Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +31 21 £57,500 -2.12% 4
East of England +34 6 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £57,500 -
London +9 5 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £48,500 -
Merseyside +16 3 £42,500 -39.28%
Liverpool +12 3 £42,500 -39.28%
North West +2 3 £42,500 -29.16%
West Yorkshire - 3 £48,500 -
Wakefield - 3 £48,500 -
City of London +28 2 £90,000 +71.42%
South East -3 2 £60,000 +2.12% 3
York - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £70,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Principle Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Principle 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 Principle Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (20.00%) QA
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
5 7 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (17.14%) MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.14%) Requirements Management
6 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (14.29%) CCNP
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (14.29%) LAN
7 5 (14.29%) WAN
8 4 (11.43%) VPN
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco

Principle Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Principle 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 Principle Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.86%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
1 2 (5.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
2 4 (11.43%) OSPF
2 4 (11.43%) BGP
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Wireless
3 3 (8.57%) ZigBee
4 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) IPv6
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) SDH
5 1 (2.86%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) CCTV
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Requirements Management
3 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Product Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) UML
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Ada
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.43%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.86%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.86%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.43%) Juniper
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Cadence
3 1 (2.86%) Brocade
3 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £0 per year + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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