Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £39,750 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

IT Engineer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 79 73
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 19 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.81% 1.02% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 1.02% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Portsmouth median annual salary £39,750 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.55% -38.89% +80.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +14.04% +1.79% +1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 664 683 635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.22% 99.42% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 549 593 610
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £25,988
90th Percentile £60,050 £61,200 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,905 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.01% +2.26% -5.88%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Portsmouth

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Portsmouth

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Portsmouth region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Office 365
4 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
6 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (26.32%) SonicWALL
8 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) LAN
8 5 (26.32%) WAN
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (15.79%) Business Development
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Windows NT
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Business Development
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) SysML
2 3 (15.79%) UML
2 3 (15.79%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.53%) Server Building
4 1 (5.26%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
1 3 (15.79%) C++
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) VCP6
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) SonicWALL
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle