Period
to 27 November 2021

The median annual salary for a Site Engineer was £95,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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

Site Engineer
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 485 357 632
Rank change year-on-year -128 +275 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Site Engineer 274 123 124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.53% 0.57% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.61% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 254 113 92
10th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £60,000
25th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £65,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £95,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% -3.03%
75th Percentile £115,000 £96,250 £95,313
90th Percentile £128,750 £115,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -10.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 46,477 20,303 51,549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.01% 93.65% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32,514 17,336 42,423
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £103,750 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Site Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Site Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Site Engineer in London

Site Engineer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Site Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Site Engineer in London

Site Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Site Engineer in London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Site Engineer in London

Site Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Site Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Central London -50 22 £85,000 +30.77% 16
West London -85 2 £75,000 +15.38% 9
South London -29 1 £75,000 -10.45% 2
Site Engineer
England

Site Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, Site 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 London region featuring Site Engineer in the job title.

1 270 (98.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 197 (71.90%) DevOps
3 196 (71.53%) Python
4 193 (70.44%) Kubernetes
5 189 (68.98%) AWS
6 165 (60.22%) Terraform
7 153 (55.84%) Docker
8 113 (41.24%) Infrastructure as Code
9 109 (39.78%) Java
10 108 (39.42%) Finance
11 104 (37.96%) Grafana
12 103 (37.59%) GCP
13 98 (35.77%) Go
14 94 (34.31%) Serverless
15 92 (33.58%) Prometheus
16 91 (33.21%) Microservices
17 89 (32.48%) Greenfield Project
18 87 (31.75%) Azure
19 84 (30.66%) Web Services
20 81 (29.56%) Amazon ECS
20 81 (29.56%) Observability
21 80 (29.20%) GitLab
22 78 (28.47%) Asset Management
23 76 (27.74%) Linux
23 76 (27.74%) Deployment Automation
24 70 (25.55%) Software Deployment
24 70 (25.55%) Artifactory
25 55 (20.07%) Ansible
26 49 (17.88%) Google
27 44 (16.06%) Bash Shell

Site Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (5.84%) nginx
2 5 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.73%) Apache Pulsar
3 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.36%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 189 (68.98%) AWS
2 103 (37.59%) GCP
3 94 (34.31%) Serverless
4 87 (31.75%) Azure
5 81 (29.56%) Amazon ECS
6 36 (13.14%) SaaS
7 25 (9.12%) GitHub
8 20 (7.30%) AWS Lambda
9 19 (6.93%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (6.93%) Amazon S3
10 18 (6.57%) Cloudflare
11 17 (6.20%) AWS Fargate
12 16 (5.84%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (4.74%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (4.38%) OpenShift
15 10 (3.65%) IaaS
16 7 (2.55%) PaaS
17 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
18 3 (1.09%) Microsoft 365
19 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.30%) DNS
2 12 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.09%) AMQP
3 3 (1.09%) VLAN
4 2 (0.73%) Firewall
4 2 (0.73%) VPN
5 1 (0.36%) DHCP
5 1 (0.36%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.93%) MySQL
2 18 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (6.20%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (5.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (5.47%) Redis
6 11 (4.01%) SQL Server
7 10 (3.65%) Big Data
8 8 (2.92%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.82%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (1.46%) InfluxDB
11 4 (1.46%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.09%) ArangoDB
12 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.73%) Aerospike
13 2 (0.73%) CockroachDB
13 2 (0.73%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.73%) OLTP
13 2 (0.73%) Scylla
14 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (29.20%) GitLab
2 70 (25.55%) Artifactory
3 42 (15.33%) Jenkins
4 27 (9.85%) Git (software)
5 21 (7.66%) Subversion
6 19 (6.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.46%) JIRA
8 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.73%) GoCD
9 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.36%) Gradle
9 1 (0.36%) Maven
9 1 (0.36%) Selenium
9 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
General
1 108 (39.42%) Finance
2 40 (14.60%) Social Skills
3 15 (5.47%) Banking
4 6 (2.19%) Games
5 5 (1.82%) Military
5 5 (1.82%) Retail
6 4 (1.46%) Law
6 4 (1.46%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (1.46%) Publishing
7 3 (1.09%) International Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (0.73%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.73%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (30.66%) Web Services
2 13 (4.74%) .NET
3 11 (4.01%) Kafka
4 10 (3.65%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (3.65%) Velocity
5 8 (2.92%) Node.js
6 5 (1.82%) gRPC
6 5 (1.82%) Laravel
7 3 (1.09%) boto
7 3 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.73%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.73%) GraphQL
8 2 (0.73%) React
9 1 (0.36%) CSS3
9 1 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.36%) HTML5
9 1 (0.36%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.36%) OAuth
9 1 (0.36%) OpenID
9 1 (0.36%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 89 (32.48%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.38%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (4.01%) Hedge funds
4 9 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.19%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.82%) Cloud Native
6 5 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (1.09%) Equities
7 3 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.73%) New Media
8 2 (0.73%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.73%) Replication
8 2 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.73%) Spread Betting
8 2 (0.73%) User Experience
8 2 (0.73%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 76 (27.74%) Linux
2 17 (6.20%) Windows
3 10 (3.65%) Ubuntu
4 8 (2.92%) Unix
5 6 (2.19%) CentOS
6 4 (1.46%) Debian
6 4 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.09%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.09%) Solaris
7 3 (1.09%) SUSE
8 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (98.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 197 (71.90%) DevOps
3 113 (41.24%) Infrastructure as Code
4 91 (33.21%) Microservices
5 81 (29.56%) Observability
6 78 (28.47%) Asset Management
7 76 (27.74%) Deployment Automation
8 70 (25.55%) Software Deployment
9 39 (14.23%) Fintech
9 39 (14.23%) Software Engineering
10 33 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (8.76%) Configuration Management
13 21 (7.66%) Analytics
14 19 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (5.11%) Load Balancing
15 14 (5.11%) Software Delivery
15 14 (5.11%) Systems Engineering
16 12 (4.38%) Data Protection
17 11 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 196 (71.53%) Python
2 109 (39.78%) Java
3 98 (35.77%) Go
4 44 (16.06%) Bash Shell
5 29 (10.58%) SQL
6 25 (9.12%) Ruby
7 17 (6.20%) Perl
7 17 (6.20%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.65%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.92%) C++
10 7 (2.55%) C#
10 7 (2.55%) Rust
11 5 (1.82%) PHP
12 4 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.09%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.73%) C
15 1 (0.36%) Clojure
15 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (1.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
2 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.36%) LPIC
2 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
2 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.82%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) GDPR
2 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) Accessibility
System Software
1 153 (55.84%) Docker
2 4 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 193 (70.44%) Kubernetes
2 165 (60.22%) Terraform
3 104 (37.96%) Grafana
4 92 (33.58%) Prometheus
5 55 (20.07%) Ansible
6 29 (10.58%) Puppet
7 16 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (5.47%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.82%) Pingdom
9 5 (1.82%) Salt
10 3 (1.09%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.73%) Control-M
11 2 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.73%) Graphite
11 2 (0.73%) Icinga
11 2 (0.73%) Nagios
12 1 (0.36%) Consul
12 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.36%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 49 (17.88%) Google
2 20 (7.30%) Splunk
3 18 (6.57%) New Relic
4 12 (4.38%) F5
5 6 (2.19%) PagerDuty
5 6 (2.19%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.19%) VMware
6 5 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.46%) AppDynamics
7 4 (1.46%) Dynatrace
7 4 (1.46%) Oracle
8 3 (1.09%) Dell
8 3 (1.09%) Facebook
8 3 (1.09%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.73%) BMC
9 2 (0.73%) Hitachi
9 2 (0.73%) ServiceNow