Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Project Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 957 937 1048
Rank change year-on-year -20 +111 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Engineer 188 217 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 166 195 170
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -6.43% +6.88%
10th Percentile £28,875 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 155,736 162,015 186,712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 96.48% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 127,478 135,899 157,582
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%

Project Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Engineer in England

Project 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 Project Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -11 68 £45,000 - 11
North of England +41 57 £37,000 +5.71% 9
Yorkshire +53 40 £40,000 +6.67% 5
South East -11 27 £42,500 - 11
Midlands +13 25 £35,000 +0.36% 20
West Midlands +21 20 £35,000 +22.81% 16
North East -7 12 £36,000 +10.77%
South West +17 8 £42,000 +3.07% 9
East Midlands +11 5 £35,000 - 4
North West -7 5 £43,000 +22.86% 4
East of England +14 2 £38,750 +0.65% 7
Project Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Project 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 Project Engineer in the job title.

1 112 (59.57%) Windows
2 87 (46.28%) Microsoft
2 87 (46.28%) VMware
3 77 (40.96%) Windows Server
4 68 (36.17%) Office 365
5 67 (35.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (31.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 53 (28.19%) Cisco
8 52 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 45 (23.94%) SQL
11 43 (22.87%) SAN
12 42 (22.34%) Project Management
12 42 (22.34%) Hyper-V
13 37 (19.68%) Firewall
14 36 (19.15%) HP
14 36 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
15 35 (18.62%) Citrix
15 35 (18.62%) MS Exchange
16 33 (17.55%) ITIL
17 31 (16.49%) DNS
18 30 (15.96%) Linux
19 27 (14.36%) WAN
19 27 (14.36%) Finance
20 26 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
21 25 (13.30%) Migration
21 25 (13.30%) Presales
22 24 (12.77%) SharePoint
22 24 (12.77%) Google
23 21 (11.17%) iSCSI

Project 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 35 (18.62%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.04%) IIS
4 14 (7.45%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.26%) nginx
6 7 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.19%) SAS
8 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.60%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.60%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 68 (36.17%) Office 365
2 59 (31.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.66%) SaaS
5 4 (2.13%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.60%) IaaS
6 3 (1.60%) PaaS
6 3 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.53%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 43 (22.87%) SAN
2 37 (19.68%) Firewall
3 31 (16.49%) DNS
4 27 (14.36%) WAN
5 21 (11.17%) iSCSI
6 19 (10.11%) NAS
7 16 (8.51%) DHCP
8 14 (7.45%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (6.91%) Wireless
10 12 (6.38%) LAN
10 12 (6.38%) VPN
11 11 (5.85%) MPLS
11 11 (5.85%) TCP/IP
12 10 (5.32%) Network Security
12 10 (5.32%) SSL
12 10 (5.32%) VLAN
12 10 (5.32%) VoIP
13 9 (4.79%) Skype
14 8 (4.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 7 (3.72%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.66%) Big Data
4 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.06%) MySQL
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MSI
2 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 27 (14.36%) Finance
2 19 (10.11%) Automotive
3 9 (4.79%) Banking
4 8 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.72%) Avionics
6 5 (2.66%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (2.66%) Front Office
6 5 (2.66%) Law
7 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.60%) Legal
8 3 (1.60%) Retail
8 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.06%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.45%) CSS
1 14 (7.45%) HTML
1 14 (7.45%) HTML5
2 8 (4.26%) CherryPy
2 8 (4.26%) Node.js
3 3 (1.60%) CSS3
3 3 (1.60%) Web Services
4 2 (1.06%) .NET
4 2 (1.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.06%) WPF
5 1 (0.53%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.53%) COM
5 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.91%) Public Cloud
3 12 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.38%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.79%) PKI
6 7 (3.72%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.19%) Clustering
7 6 (3.19%) User Experience
7 6 (3.19%) Video\Live Streaming
8 5 (2.66%) BYOD
8 5 (2.66%) Derivative
8 5 (2.66%) Exotic Derivative
8 5 (2.66%) PMI
9 4 (2.13%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.13%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.13%) Replication
10 3 (1.60%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 112 (59.57%) Windows
2 77 (40.96%) Windows Server
3 67 (35.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (15.96%) Linux
5 20 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (7.45%) Windows 7
8 13 (6.91%) Windows 10
9 7 (3.72%) CentOS
10 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.06%) Android
11 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.53%) AIX
12 1 (0.53%) Unix
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.34%) Project Management
2 33 (17.55%) ITIL
3 25 (13.30%) Migration
3 25 (13.30%) Presales
4 16 (8.51%) CRM
5 12 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (6.38%) PRINCE2
5 12 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (5.32%) Contingency Planning
6 10 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (5.32%) Mentoring
7 9 (4.79%) Coaching
7 9 (4.79%) Email Filtering
8 8 (4.26%) DevOps
9 7 (3.72%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (3.72%) Patch Management
9 7 (3.72%) Time Management
10 6 (3.19%) CAD
10 6 (3.19%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.94%) SQL
2 15 (7.98%) JavaScript
3 13 (6.91%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.60%) Java
5 3 (1.60%) Python
6 2 (1.06%) C#
6 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) BeanShell
7 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (11.17%) CCNA
3 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (9.57%) Degree
5 12 (6.38%) CCNP
5 12 (6.38%) MCSE
6 8 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.66%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.66%) MCITP
7 5 (2.66%) MCSA
7 5 (2.66%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.13%) AWS Certification
8 4 (2.13%) CCIE
8 4 (2.13%) HND
8 4 (2.13%) JNCIP
8 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.60%) CCA
9 3 (1.60%) HNC
9 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) MiFID
2 4 (2.13%) SLA
3 3 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) DICOM
4 1 (0.53%) HL7
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 42 (22.34%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.04%) Terminal Services
5 10 (5.32%) vSphere
6 6 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.19%) XenApp
6 6 (3.19%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.13%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (5.85%) SCCM
2 8 (4.26%) HAProxy
3 6 (3.19%) SCOM
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.60%) Nagios
4 3 (1.60%) Puppet
4 3 (1.60%) Terraform
5 2 (1.06%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.06%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.06%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.53%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.53%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 87 (46.28%) Microsoft
1 87 (46.28%) VMware
2 53 (28.19%) Cisco
3 36 (19.15%) HP
4 35 (18.62%) Citrix
5 24 (12.77%) Google
6 19 (10.11%) SonicWALL
7 15 (7.98%) Juniper
8 12 (6.38%) F5
9 11 (5.85%) Meraki
10 9 (4.79%) NetApp
11 8 (4.26%) Dell
12 7 (3.72%) Civica
12 7 (3.72%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.66%) Avaya
13 5 (2.66%) Palo Alto
13 5 (2.66%) Veeam
14 4 (2.13%) Synology
15 3 (1.60%) Apple
15 3 (1.60%) Sophos