Period
to 15 July 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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

IT Engineer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 99 101
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 7 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.55% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.67% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 22
Coventry median annual salary £32,500 £34,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.80% +46.81% -27.69%
10th Percentile £30,750 £21,200 £21,500
90th Percentile £40,250 £45,000 £33,625
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £31,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23% -5.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1,216 1,351 1,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 1,148 1,207
Coventry median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Coventry

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Coventry

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Coventry over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Coventry region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (42.86%) Tech Ops
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
7 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
7 1 (14.29%) SCCM
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) Service Management
7 1 (14.29%) Change Control
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Tech Ops
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds