Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Monitoring Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Monitoring Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1140 1114 1207
Rank change year-on-year -26 +93 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 26 89 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.050% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.051% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 13 60 64
England median annual salary £45,000 £49,375 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% -10.23% +37.50%
10th Percentile £29,300 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,250 £67,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £49,375 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.86% -10.23% +41.94%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Monitoring Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Monitoring Engineer in England

Monitoring Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Monitoring Engineer in England

Monitoring Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Monitoring Engineer in England

Monitoring 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 Monitoring Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Midlands +13 11 - -
West Midlands +5 11 - -
South East +24 7 £45,000 -10.00%
London -12 5 £35,000 -46.15% 1
North of England -10 3 £46,500 -4.62%
North West -31 3 £46,500 -4.62%
Monitoring Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Monitoring 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 England region featuring Monitoring Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) SCOM
3 18 (69.23%) SCCM
3 18 (69.23%) Linux
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL
4 15 (57.69%) Unix
5 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
6 13 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (46.15%) Process Improvement
7 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (46.15%) Tivoli
7 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
8 11 (42.31%) Change Management
8 11 (42.31%) Service Management
8 11 (42.31%) assyst
8 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 11 (42.31%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (42.31%) Break/Fix
8 11 (42.31%) Analytical Thinking
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
10 6 (23.08%) Banking
11 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
11 5 (19.23%) Splunk
12 4 (15.38%) Cisco
12 4 (15.38%) Java
13 3 (11.54%) Perl
13 3 (11.54%) Oracle
13 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
13 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
13 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring

Monitoring 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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Regular Expression
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
3 15 (57.69%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (46.15%) Process Improvement
3 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 11 (42.31%) Analytical Thinking
4 11 (42.31%) Break/Fix
4 11 (42.31%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (42.31%) Change Management
4 11 (42.31%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) SCOM
2 18 (69.23%) SCCM
3 12 (46.15%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.69%) Control-M
4 2 (7.69%) Netcool
4 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.85%) CA Wily
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (3.85%) Ganglia
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.85%) Xymon
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
1 5 (19.23%) Splunk
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Nimsoft