Period
to 8 December 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merton during the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

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

IT Engineer
South London > Merton
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 48 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 16 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merton 4.24% 2.09% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 2.12% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 9
Merton median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +12.50% +66.67%
South London median annual salary £38,000 £29,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year +27.73% +8.18% -19.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merton. 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
Merton
Permanent vacancies in Merton with a recognized job title 355 283 257
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 98.61% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 265 221 219
Merton median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% -2.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £73,000
South London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Merton

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Merton

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Merton

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Merton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Merton over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Merton

IT Engineer
Job Locations in Merton

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the Merton region over the 6 months to 8 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
Wimbledon +11 16 £39,000 -13.33%
IT Engineer
South London

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 Merton region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Office 365
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) Migration
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
5 10 (62.50%) Driving Licence
6 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (31.25%) Fintech
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
7 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (31.25%) SCCM
7 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) Dell
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (25.00%) Azure
8 4 (25.00%) AWS
9 1 (6.25%) HND
9 1 (6.25%) Firewall
9 1 (6.25%) Apple

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merton 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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (31.25%) Fintech
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HND
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Dell
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Apple