Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merton during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 40 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merton 1.39% 3.29% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 3.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Merton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +66.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £31,450 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,750 £40,000 £25,000
South London median annual salary £29,750 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% +10.00% -20.63%

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 285 240 236
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.30% 98.77% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 216 207 159
Merton median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,253 £25,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
South London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -20 4 £42,500 +60.38%
IT Engineer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Application Discovery
2 1 (25.00%) Content Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy