IT Engineer Jobs in the East of England

IT Engineer
England > East of England

The median IT Engineer salary in the East of England is £31,833 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 85 89 232
Rank change year-on-year +4 +143 -105
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 128 103 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.31% 2.75% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.27% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 119 96 61
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £26,938 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,833 £32,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.05% - -13.33%
75th Percentile £39,500 £37,813 £43,000
90th Percentile £46,900 £51,000 £46,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies 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.

Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 5,211 3,149 6,747
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 93.96% 84.09% 92.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,778 1,849 3,039
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £64,674 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured IT Engineer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 July 2024.

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 23 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +5 51 £29,243 -7.90% 9
Cambridgeshire +1 26 £35,000 - 7
Norfolk -11 22 £32,500 +18.18%
Essex +7 15 £30,000 -14.29% 6
Suffolk +2 11 £28,000 -6.67% 1
Bedfordshire +7 3 £32,500 +6.56% 4
IT Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2024, IT Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (71.09%) Windows
2 84 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 83 (64.84%) Microsoft 365
4 62 (48.44%) Azure
5 59 (46.09%) Active Directory
6 41 (32.03%) Windows Server
7 39 (30.47%) Social Skills
7 39 (30.47%) Microsoft Exchange
8 32 (25.00%) ITIL
9 29 (22.66%) Customer Service
10 28 (21.88%) Firewall
11 27 (21.09%) Microsoft Office
11 27 (21.09%) Windows 10
12 23 (17.97%) Linux
13 22 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (16.41%) VMware
15 19 (14.84%) Hyper-V
16 18 (14.06%) SharePoint
16 18 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (12.50%) Internet
17 16 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (11.72%) DNS
18 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2016
19 14 (10.94%) Windows Server 2019
19 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Intune
19 14 (10.94%) Apple iOS
19 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (10.16%) Mac OS
20 13 (10.16%) Degree
20 13 (10.16%) LAN

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 39 (30.47%) Microsoft Exchange
2 18 (14.06%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (21.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 83 (64.84%) Microsoft 365
2 62 (48.44%) Azure
3 12 (9.38%) Entra ID
4 6 (4.69%) OneDrive
5 4 (3.13%) AWS
5 4 (3.13%) Google Workspace
5 4 (3.13%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.34%) SaaS
7 2 (1.56%) Intacct
7 2 (1.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (1.56%) Serverless
8 1 (0.78%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.88%) Firewall
2 18 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (12.50%) Internet
4 15 (11.72%) DNS
5 13 (10.16%) LAN
6 10 (7.81%) DHCP
6 10 (7.81%) VPN
7 9 (7.03%) WAN
8 7 (5.47%) PBX
8 7 (5.47%) Wireless
9 6 (4.69%) VLAN
10 4 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (3.13%) VoIP
11 3 (2.34%) Bluetooth
12 2 (1.56%) BGP
12 2 (1.56%) DKIM
12 2 (1.56%) DMARC
13 1 (0.78%) Network Security
13 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.69%) MySQL
4 4 (3.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) JIRA
General
1 39 (30.47%) Social Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.69%) Law
4 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.34%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (2.34%) Finance
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) CSS
1 2 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Driving Licence
1 10 (7.81%) Social Media
2 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.34%) Cyber Security Posture
3 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.34%) iPad
3 3 (2.34%) Security Posture
3 3 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.56%) CCTV
4 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.56%) Handset
4 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.78%) Life Science
5 1 (0.78%) Onboarding
5 1 (0.78%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 91 (71.09%) Windows
2 41 (32.03%) Windows Server
3 27 (21.09%) Windows 10
4 23 (17.97%) Linux
5 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2016
6 14 (10.94%) Apple iOS
6 14 (10.94%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (10.16%) Mac OS
8 10 (7.81%) Android
9 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (5.47%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) ITIL
2 29 (22.66%) Customer Service
3 22 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 8 (6.25%) Line Management
7 8 (6.25%) Project Delivery
7 8 (6.25%) Server Management
7 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.69%) Patch Management
9 5 (3.91%) Application Virtualisation
9 5 (3.91%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (3.91%) Vulnerability Remediation
10 4 (3.13%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (3.13%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.03%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.13%) VB
3 3 (2.34%) Python
4 2 (1.56%) Bash
4 2 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.91%) MCSA
4 4 (3.13%) A+ Certification
4 4 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (3.13%) DBS Check
4 4 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.13%) MCP
4 4 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (2.34%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) CCNP
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.78%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) GDPR
2 2 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.84%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.47%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (3.91%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.78%) Docker
7 1 (0.78%) Firmware
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.13%) Grafana
2 4 (3.13%) WSUS
2 4 (3.13%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.56%) Ansible
3 2 (1.56%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.41%) VMware
3 10 (7.81%) Apple
4 7 (5.47%) Google
4 7 (5.47%) Meraki
4 7 (5.47%) Sophos
5 6 (4.69%) Citrix
5 6 (4.69%) WatchGuard
6 4 (3.13%) Cisco
6 4 (3.13%) Sage
7 3 (2.34%) Acronis
7 3 (2.34%) Adobe
7 3 (2.34%) Draytek
7 3 (2.34%) HP
7 3 (2.34%) Synology
8 2 (1.56%) ConnectWise
8 2 (1.56%) NetApp
8 2 (1.56%) Salesforce
8 2 (1.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.78%) Veeam