Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 182 204
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 70 77 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 1.23% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.29% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 69 91 91
Berkshire median annual salary £32,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -33.33% +44.23%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +14.55% -8.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5,777 5,988 8,355
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.19% 95.58% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,626 4,797 6,541
Berkshire median annual salary £52,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured IT Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Berkshire

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Berkshire

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Berkshire

IT Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 25 £27,500 +25.00% 6
Wokingham +14 10 £36,750 +38.68%
Windsor -3 7 £33,000 +48.31%
Newbury +9 6 £36,250 +64.77%
Slough -12 6 £27,500 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -13 5 £35,000 +59.09%
Maidenhead -40 3 £25,500 -36.25%
Thatcham +5 1 £41,000 +46.43%
IT Engineer
South East

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 46 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 37 (52.86%) VMware
4 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
5 28 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 23 (32.86%) Office 365
8 22 (31.43%) DNS
9 21 (30.00%) DHCP
10 19 (27.14%) Cisco
11 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
12 16 (22.86%) ITIL
13 15 (21.43%) Linux
13 15 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 15 (21.43%) VPN
14 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 13 (18.57%) Windows 10
15 13 (18.57%) VoIP
15 13 (18.57%) Firewall
16 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
17 9 (12.86%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
17 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
17 9 (12.86%) EPoS
18 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
18 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
19 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (4.29%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.86%) Office 365
2 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) DNS
2 21 (30.00%) DHCP
3 15 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 15 (21.43%) VPN
4 13 (18.57%) Firewall
4 13 (18.57%) VoIP
5 7 (10.00%) LAN
5 7 (10.00%) WAN
6 5 (7.14%) SAN
6 5 (7.14%) Wireless
7 3 (4.29%) Skype
7 3 (4.29%) SSL
8 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.86%) Internet
8 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.86%) Network Security
8 2 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.86%) SNMP
8 2 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.86%) Advertising
1 2 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.43%) Avionics
2 1 (1.43%) Back Office
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Military
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) LAMP
1 1 (1.43%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) EPoS
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.86%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.86%) iPhone
3 2 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (21.43%) Linux
4 13 (18.57%) Windows 10
5 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.43%) Android
11 1 (1.43%) Unix
11 1 (1.43%) VMS
11 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (7.14%) Migration
4 4 (5.71%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (5.71%) DevOps
5 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.29%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (4.29%) ITSM
5 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (4.29%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (4.29%) Server Management
5 3 (4.29%) Service Management
5 3 (4.29%) Ticket Management
5 3 (4.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (2.86%) Change Management
6 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.86%) Project Management
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.29%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.43%) Go
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.57%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.86%) CCNA
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.86%) MCSA
4 2 (2.86%) MCSE
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) CCNP
5 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.43%) HNC
5 1 (1.43%) HND
5 1 (1.43%) MCSD
5 1 (1.43%) MOS
5 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 28 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.29%) vSphere
4 3 (4.29%) XenApp
5 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.43%) Docker
6 1 (1.43%) iptables
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) NetBackup
1 3 (4.29%) SCCM
1 3 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.86%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.43%) Graphite
3 1 (1.43%) Kibana
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
3 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) VMware
2 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.14%) Cisco
4 4 (5.71%) Citrix
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Remedy
6 2 (2.86%) Dell
6 2 (2.86%) Symantec
6 2 (2.86%) Veeam
7 1 (1.43%) Apple
7 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.43%) Avaya
7 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) Google
7 1 (1.43%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) Intel
7 1 (1.43%) Mitel
7 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.43%) Sun