Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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

IT Engineer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - +71 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.46% - 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Leicester median annual salary £31,000 - £24,500
10th Percentile £23,250 - £20,000
90th Percentile £47,500 - £36,425
Leicestershire median annual salary £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +12.73% - +12.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 598 738 690
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.24% 98.40% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 556 681 573
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,000 £60,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Leicester

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Leicester

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Leicester over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Leicester

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT 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 Leicester region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) MCP
7 1 (11.11%) CCNP
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) MCSA

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix