Period
to 13 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Project Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 863 913 999
Rank change year-on-year +50 +86 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Engineer 153 201 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 138 187 160
England median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.27% +12.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +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 117,526 142,024 162,023
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 95.95% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 94,956 115,014 131,389
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019. 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 +70 43 £57,500 +9.52% 7
North of England +64 37 £40,000 -8.05% 11
Yorkshire +61 35 £40,000 -8.05% 6
South East +8 28 £41,886 -23.84% 23
Midlands +35 22 £40,000 -9.09% 18
South West +16 19 £30,000 -20.00% 9
East Midlands +26 17 £40,000 +1.27% 8
West Midlands +38 5 £26,000 -53.78% 10
East of England +40 3 £65,000 +18.18% 9
North West +34 1 £45,000 +4.65% 4
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1
Project Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, Project 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 Project Engineer in the job title.

1 84 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (41.83%) VMware
3 62 (40.52%) Office 365
4 61 (39.87%) Active Directory
5 56 (36.60%) Windows
6 54 (35.29%) Cisco
7 51 (33.33%) Azure
8 50 (32.68%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (27.45%) CCNP
11 35 (22.88%) WAN
11 35 (22.88%) Firewall
12 32 (20.92%) CCNA
12 32 (20.92%) Hyper-V
13 30 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (18.30%) MPLS
15 27 (17.65%) Project Delivery
16 26 (16.99%) Windows Server
17 24 (15.69%) MCSA
17 24 (15.69%) Finance
18 23 (15.03%) ITIL
19 22 (14.38%) Electronics
19 22 (14.38%) Presales
19 22 (14.38%) Customer Requirements
20 21 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 21 (13.73%) Azure Active Directory
21 19 (12.42%) MCSE
22 18 (11.76%) Migration
23 17 (11.11%) TCP/IP
23 17 (11.11%) DNS

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 13 (8.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Site Server
5 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 62 (40.52%) Office 365
2 51 (33.33%) Azure
3 21 (13.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (10.46%) AWS
5 4 (2.61%) Basecamp
6 2 (1.31%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.88%) Firewall
1 35 (22.88%) WAN
2 28 (18.30%) MPLS
3 17 (11.11%) DNS
3 17 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 16 (10.46%) Internet
4 16 (10.46%) VPN
5 15 (9.80%) OSPF
6 14 (9.15%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (9.15%) LAN
7 13 (8.50%) NAS
7 13 (8.50%) Wireless
8 12 (7.84%) SAN
9 10 (6.54%) VoIP
10 9 (5.88%) DHCP
10 9 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (4.58%) VLAN
12 6 (3.92%) BGP
13 5 (3.27%) Multicast
14 4 (2.61%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.27%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (15.69%) Finance
2 22 (14.38%) Electronics
3 12 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.61%) Retail
6 3 (1.96%) Marketing
6 3 (1.96%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.31%) COM
1 2 (1.31%) ONVIF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 11 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.92%) CCTV
5 6 (3.92%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.27%) Acoustics
6 5 (3.27%) Fibre Optics
7 3 (1.96%) PKI
7 3 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.96%) User Experience
8 2 (1.31%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.31%) NHS
9 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) iPhone
9 1 (0.65%) PMI
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (36.60%) Windows
2 26 (16.99%) Windows Server
3 15 (9.80%) Linux
3 15 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.58%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.65%) Android
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.65%) Project Delivery
2 23 (15.03%) ITIL
3 22 (14.38%) Customer Requirements
3 22 (14.38%) Presales
4 21 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (11.76%) Migration
6 15 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (8.50%) Asset Management
7 13 (8.50%) Software Deployment
7 13 (8.50%) Validation
8 11 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (7.19%) Project Management
9 10 (6.54%) Network Design
10 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.23%) Computer Science
11 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.23%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.23%) Storage Management
12 7 (4.58%) Workflow
13 6 (3.92%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.84%) SQL
2 7 (4.58%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.27%) C#
3 5 (3.27%) C++
3 5 (3.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.27%) Perl
3 5 (3.27%) Python
4 2 (1.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (32.68%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (27.45%) CCNP
3 32 (20.92%) CCNA
4 30 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (15.69%) MCSA
6 19 (12.42%) MCSE
7 9 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.58%) JNCIA
9 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.96%) CCIE
11 3 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.96%) Degree
11 3 (1.96%) MCP
12 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.31%) VCP6
13 1 (0.65%) BICSI RCDD
13 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 61 (39.87%) Active Directory
2 43 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (20.92%) Hyper-V
4 14 (9.15%) vCloud
5 13 (8.50%) vSphere
6 4 (2.61%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.61%) XenApp
7 3 (1.96%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.65%) Firmware
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.88%) WSUS
2 7 (4.58%) SCCM
3 5 (3.27%) Ansible
4 4 (2.61%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.61%) Puppet
5 3 (1.96%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.96%) Salt
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.65%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 84 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (41.83%) VMware
3 54 (35.29%) Cisco
4 13 (8.50%) Citrix
5 11 (7.19%) Fortinet
6 10 (6.54%) Juniper
7 8 (5.23%) Veeam
8 7 (4.58%) HP
9 4 (2.61%) Google
9 4 (2.61%) Meraki
9 4 (2.61%) MobileIron
9 4 (2.61%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.61%) Symantec
10 3 (1.96%) Aruba
10 3 (1.96%) SAP
11 2 (1.31%) Dell
11 2 (1.31%) Infor
11 2 (1.31%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.31%) Sophos
11 2 (1.31%) Verint