Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Implementation Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1077 1011 1109
Rank change year-on-year -66 +98 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 86 138 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.086% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.089% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 85 115 163
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,400 £26,250 £31,700
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £57,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%

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 160,321 155,830 185,909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.57% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 132,067 130,439 157,602
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 £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
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 April 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 April 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 -49 28 £65,000 +30.00% 8
North of England -3 21 £42,750 +0.59% 4
North West +11 17 £45,000 +83.67% 4
South East -28 12 £45,500 +21.33% 1
East of England -16 10 £65,000 - 2
South West -4 8 £44,000 +37.50% 1
Midlands -12 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands -12 7 £55,000 +41.94% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £42,500 -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Implementation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 47 (54.65%) Cisco
2 30 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (33.72%) Juniper
4 26 (30.23%) Windows
4 26 (30.23%) VMware
4 26 (30.23%) Network Design
5 25 (29.07%) Firewall
6 24 (27.91%) Windows Server
7 21 (24.42%) Linux
7 21 (24.42%) MPLS
8 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (20.93%) Network Security
9 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (20.93%) Hyper-V
9 18 (20.93%) CCNP
10 17 (19.77%) Citrix
10 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
11 16 (18.60%) VPN
11 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
12 15 (17.44%) SAN
13 14 (16.28%) CCIE
13 14 (16.28%) BGP
13 14 (16.28%) JNCIE
13 14 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (15.12%) DNS
15 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
15 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.95%) Replication
15 12 (13.95%) Google

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 9 (10.47%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.14%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.65%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.47%) Office 365
3 8 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) Firewall
2 21 (24.42%) MPLS
3 18 (20.93%) Network Security
4 16 (18.60%) VPN
5 15 (17.44%) SAN
6 14 (16.28%) BGP
6 14 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (15.12%) DNS
8 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
9 10 (11.63%) DHCP
10 9 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (10.47%) Ethernet
11 8 (9.30%) NAS
11 8 (9.30%) OSPF
12 6 (6.98%) LAN
13 5 (5.81%) Multicast
14 4 (4.65%) WAN
15 3 (3.49%) Asterisk PBX
15 3 (3.49%) ISDN
15 3 (3.49%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) MySQL
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.16%) GitLab
1 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.16%) Subversion
1 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Digital Economy
5 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Games
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.33%) Kafka
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) CSS
3 1 (1.16%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) JSON
3 1 (1.16%) REST
3 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.95%) Replication
3 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Fintech
4 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Windows
2 24 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 21 (24.42%) Linux
4 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.49%) CentOS
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Network Design
2 9 (10.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (9.30%) Matrix Management
3 8 (9.30%) Network Architecture
3 8 (9.30%) Project Management
4 7 (8.14%) DevOps
5 6 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (5.81%) Analytics
6 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Active Listening
7 4 (4.65%) Change Management
7 4 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.49%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.49%) Migration
8 3 (3.49%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) Python
3 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.33%) C
5 1 (1.16%) C++
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) PHP
5 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (20.93%) CCNP
3 14 (16.28%) CCIE
3 14 (16.28%) JNCIE
4 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (11.63%) MCSE
6 9 (10.47%) Degree
7 8 (9.30%) JNCIP
8 5 (5.81%) CCDE
8 5 (5.81%) CCNA
9 4 (4.65%) EMCSA
9 4 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.49%) Linux+ Certification
10 3 (3.49%) LPIC
10 3 (3.49%) RHCE
11 2 (2.33%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.33%) MCITP
11 2 (2.33%) MCP
12 1 (1.16%) CCDP
12 1 (1.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Hyper-V
1 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.47%) XenApp
4 8 (9.30%) ProxySG
4 8 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.65%) Firmware
5 4 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.65%) Xen
6 2 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.33%) Cacti
3 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.16%) Ansible
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (54.65%) Cisco
2 29 (33.72%) Juniper
3 26 (30.23%) VMware
4 17 (19.77%) Citrix
5 12 (13.95%) Google
5 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.95%) Palo Alto
6 10 (11.63%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.47%) F5
8 8 (9.30%) Blue Coat
8 8 (9.30%) McAfee
8 8 (9.30%) Meraki
8 8 (9.30%) Zerto
9 3 (3.49%) Arista
9 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.33%) BT
10 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.16%) HP
11 1 (1.16%) NetCracker
11 1 (1.16%) Symantec