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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principle Engineer
Rank 851 843 852
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Principle Engineer 15 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.032% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 34
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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%

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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Principle Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Principle 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 Principle Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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 -1 15 £42,500 -39.28% 18
Liverpool - 5 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £42,500 -
North West - 5 £42,500 -
London -28 4 £42,500 -46.87% 1
East of England -4 3 £50,000 -9.90%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £57,500 +3.60%
West Yorkshire -8 1 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Yorkshire -9 1 £48,500 -3.00% 1
South East -21 1 £70,000 +47.36% 12
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £48,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £48,500 - 1
Warwick - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 - 4

Principle Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (28.57%) CCNP
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) QA
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) C
6 6 (17.14%) C#
6 6 (17.14%) .NET
6 6 (17.14%) WAN
7 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) LAN
7 5 (14.29%) CCIE
7 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 5 (14.29%) MPLS
7 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.29%) F5
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
8 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
8 4 (11.43%) OSPF
8 4 (11.43%) BGP
8 4 (11.43%) Juniper

Principle Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
2 5 (14.29%) LAN
2 5 (14.29%) MPLS
3 4 (11.43%) OSPF
3 4 (11.43%) BGP
3 4 (11.43%) VPN
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) Intranet
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) IPv6
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) SDH
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) HBase
3 1 (2.86%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) CGI
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) MFC
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.86%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.71%) GIS
2 1 (2.86%) Physics
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) CUDA
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) UNIX
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) Network Design
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) C
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Perl
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Ada
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (28.57%) CCNP
2 5 (14.29%) CCIE
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) JNCIS
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) CCA
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.86%) HNC
6 1 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.86%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 5 (14.29%) F5
2 4 (11.43%) Juniper
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Appcelerator
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Brocade
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Sybase
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
Buckinghamshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Premier Engineering
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwickshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago