Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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

IT Engineer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 98 94
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 12 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.25% 1.12% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.14% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 7
Leicestershire median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +40.00% -8.26%
10th Percentile £23,800 £21,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £28,750 £50,000 £26,500
East Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year -13.39% +5.83% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 941 1407 1321
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 98.53% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1220 1076
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +5.13% +2.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Leicestershire

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Leicestershire

IT Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Leicester +26 10 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Wigston - 1 £34,000 -
IT Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT 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 Leicestershire region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) LAN
3 9 (75.00%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) Clustering
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Broadband
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec