Period
to 7 July 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 140 157
Rank change year-on-year +45 +17 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 38 58 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.87% 1.40% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.45% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 111
Median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19,750 £24,530 £8,775
90th Percentile £44,125 £53,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +3.33%

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 1,971 3,987 5,188
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 96.40% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,617 3,110 4,363
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Leicestershire +58 15 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Nottinghamshire +17 12 £26,750 -23.57% 1
Derbyshire +9 9 £21,500 -28.93%
Northamptonshire +29 1 £27,500 - 1
Lincolnshire +5 1 £27,500 +3.77% 3
IT Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (34.21%) Office 365
7 11 (28.95%) ITIL
7 11 (28.95%) DNS
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2019
9 9 (23.68%) Firewall
9 9 (23.68%) VMware
10 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (18.42%) SLA
11 7 (18.42%) Cisco
11 7 (18.42%) Linux
11 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
11 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (15.79%) MCSE
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.79%) WLAN
12 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
13 5 (13.16%) WAN
13 5 (13.16%) DHCP
13 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
13 5 (13.16%) LAN
13 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
13 5 (13.16%) EPoS
13 5 (13.16%) MCTS

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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Azure
3 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) DNS
2 9 (23.68%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) WLAN
4 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) LAN
4 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Bazaar
General
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) EPoS
2 4 (10.53%) Social Media
3 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (18.42%) Linux
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.53%) CentOS
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (13.16%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (13.16%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) Server Management
3 5 (13.16%) Storage Management
4 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.53%) Data Privacy
4 4 (10.53%) Line Management
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.53%) Statistics
5 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Break/Fix
7 1 (2.63%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (2.63%) Internal Audit
7 1 (2.63%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) MCSE
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) AWS Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCITP
2 5 (13.16%) MCTS
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.63%) CISM
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) LPIC
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 5 (13.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Clonezilla
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.63%) PaperCut
2 1 (2.63%) SafeCom
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 4 (10.53%) Veeam
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya
5 1 (2.63%) Equitrac
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Xerox