Period
to 6 April 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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

IT Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 176 155
Rank change year-on-year +77 -21 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 79 34 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.36% 0.82% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.85% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 78 31 88
Median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.04% -17.86%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,500 £18,400
90th Percentile £44,125 £43,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,234 4,014 5,184
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.54% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,717 2,952 4,379
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured IT Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in the East Midlands

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for IT Engineer in the East Midlands

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in the East Midlands

IT Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +24 28 £29,819 -2.23% 5
Leicestershire +56 17 £35,000 -6.67%
Lincolnshire +9 15 £27,500 +1.85%
Derbyshire +6 13 £21,500 -38.57% 4
Northamptonshire +15 4 £32,500 +11.11% 1
IT Engineer
England

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 East Midlands region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (79.75%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
3 41 (51.90%) Office 365
4 36 (45.57%) Active Directory
5 31 (39.24%) Firewall
6 29 (36.71%) Microsoft
7 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (27.85%) DNS
9 21 (26.58%) WAN
9 21 (26.58%) ITIL
9 21 (26.58%) Azure
10 19 (24.05%) Windows 10
10 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2016
11 18 (22.78%) LAN
11 18 (22.78%) VMware
12 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (20.25%) Cisco
14 15 (18.99%) DHCP
15 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
15 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2019
16 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
17 9 (11.39%) Problem Management
17 9 (11.39%) WLAN
17 9 (11.39%) Linux
18 8 (10.13%) SCCM
18 8 (10.13%) AWS
19 7 (8.86%) Veeam
19 7 (8.86%) Mentoring

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.27%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 41 (51.90%) Office 365
2 21 (26.58%) Azure
3 8 (10.13%) AWS
4 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.53%) G Suite
6 2 (2.53%) IaaS
6 2 (2.53%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.27%) SaaS
7 1 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) Firewall
2 22 (27.85%) DNS
3 21 (26.58%) WAN
4 18 (22.78%) LAN
5 15 (18.99%) DHCP
6 9 (11.39%) WLAN
7 6 (7.59%) Network Security
8 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.33%) VoIP
9 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.06%) NetScaler
9 4 (5.06%) VPN
9 4 (5.06%) Wireless
10 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.80%) VSAN
11 2 (2.53%) VLAN
12 1 (1.27%) MPLS
12 1 (1.27%) SAN
12 1 (1.27%) Skype
12 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Bazaar
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.27%) Local Government
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
1 5 (6.33%) EPoS
2 4 (5.06%) Social Media
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (79.75%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
3 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (24.05%) Windows 10
4 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2019
6 9 (11.39%) Linux
6 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.59%) CentOS
8 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.80%) Unix
11 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) ITIL
2 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.39%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.59%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
6 6 (7.59%) Server Management
7 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.06%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (5.06%) Data Privacy
8 4 (5.06%) Line Management
8 4 (5.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.06%) Statistics
8 4 (5.06%) Storage Management
9 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.80%) Logistics
9 3 (3.80%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.33%) MCSE
3 4 (5.06%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.06%) MCITP
3 4 (5.06%) MCTS
4 2 (2.53%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CCNP
5 1 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) Dell Certification
5 1 (1.27%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) GDPR
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (45.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.06%) vSphere
4 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.80%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.53%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) Clonezilla
5 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.27%) PaperCut
5 1 (1.27%) SafeCom
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.78%) VMware
3 16 (20.25%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) Veeam
5 6 (7.59%) Apple
5 6 (7.59%) Citrix
6 5 (6.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.06%) HP
8 3 (3.80%) Dell
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.53%) Remedy
9 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.27%) Avaya
10 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.27%) Equitrac
10 1 (1.27%) Google
10 1 (1.27%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.27%) Mitel
10 1 (1.27%) Xerox
10 1 (1.27%) Zerto