Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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 of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 235 245
Rank change year-on-year +38 +10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 163 133 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.35% 1.02% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.06% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 146 122 130
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -3.51%
10th Percentile £18,875 £18,513 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11635 12582 14616
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 96.67% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9523 10403 12118
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in the East of England

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in the East of England

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in the East of England

IT Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +25 68 £30,000 +3.45% 3
Cambridgeshire -56 31 £20,000 -27.27% 3
Essex +45 26 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Bedfordshire +40 24 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Suffolk +29 15 £25,500 -15.00% 4
Norfolk +6 1 £32,500 +62.50%
IT Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 124 (76.07%) Windows
2 81 (49.69%) Active Directory
3 80 (49.08%) Microsoft
4 71 (43.56%) Windows Server
5 50 (30.67%) Microsoft Office
6 48 (29.45%) VMware
7 44 (26.99%) MS Exchange
8 42 (25.77%) Office 365
9 41 (25.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (23.93%) Firewall
11 33 (20.25%) DHCP
12 32 (19.63%) DNS
12 32 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (19.63%) Hyper-V
13 31 (19.02%) Degree
13 31 (19.02%) ITIL
14 29 (17.79%) Windows 7
15 26 (15.95%) Linux
16 25 (15.34%) Cisco
17 24 (14.72%) Windows 10
18 22 (13.50%) TCP/IP
19 20 (12.27%) SAN
19 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
20 19 (11.66%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (11.66%) CCNA
21 16 (9.82%) SAP
22 15 (9.20%) SQL Server
22 15 (9.20%) Citrix
23 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
23 14 (8.59%) SLA

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 44 (26.99%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.52%) Skype for Business
3 7 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.68%) IIS
4 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.07%) Apache
6 4 (2.45%) CMS
7 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.23%) nginx
8 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (30.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.68%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) SystmOne
2 3 (1.84%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.23%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.77%) Office 365
2 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.93%) Firewall
2 33 (20.25%) DHCP
3 32 (19.63%) DNS
4 22 (13.50%) TCP/IP
5 20 (12.27%) SAN
6 13 (7.98%) VoIP
7 11 (6.75%) LAN
8 10 (6.13%) Internet
9 9 (5.52%) NAS
9 9 (5.52%) WAN
10 8 (4.91%) VPN
11 7 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.68%) ADSL
12 6 (3.68%) VLAN
13 5 (3.07%) LDAP
13 5 (3.07%) Skype
13 5 (3.07%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (2.45%) Wireless
15 3 (1.84%) Kerberos
15 3 (1.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.84%) MySQL
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.61%) GIS
5 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (7.98%) Manufacturing
1 13 (7.98%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.36%) Marketing
3 11 (6.75%) Electronics
4 8 (4.91%) Finance
5 5 (3.07%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.84%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Games
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.61%) COM
2 1 (0.61%) Flash
2 1 (0.61%) Memcached
2 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.59%) Driving Licence
2 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.13%) NHS
4 7 (4.29%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.29%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) CCTV
7 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.23%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.61%) FMCG
8 1 (0.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) iSeries
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 124 (76.07%) Windows
2 71 (43.56%) Windows Server
3 41 (25.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (17.79%) Windows 7
5 26 (15.95%) Linux
6 24 (14.72%) Windows 10
7 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.13%) Mac OS
9 9 (5.52%) Mac OS X
10 6 (3.68%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.84%) Kali Linux
13 2 (1.23%) Debian
13 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.23%) Unix
13 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.61%) Android
14 1 (0.61%) CentOS
14 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.02%) ITIL
2 12 (7.36%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (6.13%) Change Management
4 10 (6.13%) Incident Management
4 10 (6.13%) Problem Management
5 9 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (5.52%) Security Architecture
6 8 (4.91%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (4.91%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (4.91%) Programme Management
6 8 (4.91%) Project Management
7 7 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.29%) Web Filtering
8 6 (3.68%) High Availability
8 6 (3.68%) IT Strategy
8 6 (3.68%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.07%) Email Filtering
9 5 (3.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.75%) SQL
2 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.23%) C
3 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.61%) Java
4 1 (0.61%) Python
4 1 (0.61%) Ruby
4 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (19.02%) Degree
2 19 (11.66%) CCNA
2 19 (11.66%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.29%) MCSA
4 7 (4.29%) MCSE
5 6 (3.68%) CEH
5 6 (3.68%) MCITP
6 5 (3.07%) MCP
7 4 (2.45%) A+ Certification
7 4 (2.45%) CCNP
7 4 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.45%) MCTS
8 3 (1.84%) CISM
8 3 (1.84%) CISSP
9 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 81 (49.69%) Active Directory
2 32 (19.63%) Hyper-V
2 32 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (3.68%) XenApp
4 3 (1.84%) Docker
4 3 (1.84%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.23%) iptables
5 2 (1.23%) NFS
5 2 (1.23%) Samba
5 2 (1.23%) vSphere
6 1 (0.61%) Ceph
6 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) SCCM
2 5 (3.07%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.84%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.84%) Puppet
4 2 (1.23%) Ansible
4 2 (1.23%) Nagios
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 80 (49.08%) Microsoft
2 48 (29.45%) VMware
3 25 (15.34%) Cisco
4 16 (9.82%) SAP
5 15 (9.20%) Citrix
6 14 (8.59%) HP
7 11 (6.75%) Avaya
8 10 (6.13%) Apple
8 10 (6.13%) Intel
9 7 (4.29%) Dell
10 6 (3.68%) WatchGuard
11 4 (2.45%) NetApp
11 4 (2.45%) Veeam
12 3 (1.84%) Facebook
12 3 (1.84%) Forcepoint
12 3 (1.84%) Sophos
13 2 (1.23%) Cerner
13 2 (1.23%) EMC
13 2 (1.23%) IBM
13 2 (1.23%) Red Hat