Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Implementation Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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

Implementation Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 1010 1111
Rank change year-on-year -54 +101 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 80 160 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.095% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.099% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 73 126 139
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 157,352 161,677 184,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.19% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 128,221 132,731 156,690
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Implementation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Engineer in England

Implementation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Implementation Engineer in England

Implementation Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Implementation Engineer in England

Implementation Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
London -13 22 £60,000 - 6
Midlands -11 18 £40,000 +6.67% 3
West Midlands +18 17 £40,000 +6.67% 3
North of England -4 13 £45,000 +5.88% 9
South East -16 13 £47,500 -13.64% 3
North West +9 7 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England +8 6 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +4 6 £33,750 -13.46% 4
South West +1 6 £50,750 +26.88% 2
East Midlands +5 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Implementation Engineer
UK

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Implementation 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 England region featuring Implementation Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (41.25%) Cisco
2 30 (37.50%) Windows
3 27 (33.75%) Windows Server
4 22 (27.50%) Firewall
5 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (23.75%) Juniper
7 17 (21.25%) SQL
7 17 (21.25%) VMware
7 17 (21.25%) Project Management
8 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (18.75%) SAN
9 15 (18.75%) Citrix
10 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 14 (17.50%) Hyper-V
11 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
12 12 (15.00%) MPLS
12 12 (15.00%) Network Design
12 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (15.00%) Office 365
13 11 (13.75%) Network Security
13 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
13 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
13 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (12.50%) CCNP
14 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (11.25%) DNS
15 9 (11.25%) CCIE
15 9 (11.25%) Linux

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.75%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Line 500
1 3 (3.75%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (15.00%) Office 365
2 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.50%) SaaS
4 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) Firewall
2 15 (18.75%) SAN
3 12 (15.00%) MPLS
4 11 (13.75%) Network Security
4 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (11.25%) DNS
7 8 (10.00%) BGP
8 7 (8.75%) VPN
9 6 (7.50%) Ethernet
10 5 (6.25%) DHCP
10 5 (6.25%) IPv6
10 5 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (5.00%) NAS
11 4 (5.00%) VLAN
12 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (3.75%) LAN
12 3 (3.75%) Multicast
12 3 (3.75%) OSPF
12 3 (3.75%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Informix
3 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (1.25%) Ant
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) GitLab
General
1 7 (8.75%) Retail
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Digital Economy
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 4 (5.00%) CSS
3 3 (3.75%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) .NET
4 2 (2.50%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5
4 2 (2.50%) JMS
4 2 (2.50%) Kafka
4 2 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (1.25%) JSON
5 1 (1.25%) REST
5 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Replication
2 7 (8.75%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.25%) Fintech
5 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.75%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.75%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.75%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (3.75%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) CESG
8 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) EPoS
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Windows
2 27 (33.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (11.25%) Linux
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Project Management
2 12 (15.00%) Network Design
3 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.00%) Migration
5 7 (8.75%) Line Management
5 7 (8.75%) Matrix Management
5 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.75%) Product Management
5 7 (8.75%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 7 (8.75%) Time Management
6 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.25%) Analytics
7 5 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.00%) Active Listening
8 4 (5.00%) Change Management
8 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.75%) ITSM
9 3 (3.75%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (3.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) Java
3 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.25%) Python
5 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.75%) Groovy
6 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.50%) C
7 2 (2.50%) C++
7 2 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.50%) CCNP
3 9 (11.25%) CCIE
4 8 (10.00%) JNCIE
4 8 (10.00%) JNCIP
5 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.25%) MCSE
7 4 (5.00%) EMCSA
7 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.75%) CCDE
8 3 (3.75%) Degree
9 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.25%) MCITP
9 1 (1.25%) MCP
9 1 (1.25%) MCSA
9 1 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) MiFID
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.00%) XenApp
5 7 (8.75%) Firmware
5 7 (8.75%) ProxySG
6 6 (7.50%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.25%) vSphere
8 4 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (5.00%) Xen
9 3 (3.75%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.75%) VMware NSX
10 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (2.50%) Docker
10 2 (2.50%) LXC
11 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) AirWatch
2 6 (7.50%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.50%) Ansible
3 2 (2.50%) Cacti
3 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Cisco
2 19 (23.75%) Juniper
3 17 (21.25%) VMware
4 15 (18.75%) Citrix
5 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
7 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
7 7 (8.75%) F5
7 7 (8.75%) McAfee
8 6 (7.50%) Palo Alto
9 5 (6.25%) Dell
9 5 (6.25%) HP
9 5 (6.25%) NetApp
10 4 (5.00%) Google
10 4 (5.00%) Meraki
10 4 (5.00%) Zerto
11 3 (3.75%) Dell Compellent
11 3 (3.75%) Sage
11 3 (3.75%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.50%) BT