Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £26,750 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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

IT Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 80 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 20 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.10% 1.30% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.33% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 6
Sheffield median annual salary £26,750 £29,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.08% +8.18% +7.84%
10th Percentile £17,750 £19,763 £22,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £31,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% -45.45% +120.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 931 905 1,062
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.59% 97.73% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 793 750 914
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +10.53% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,750 £22,575
90th Percentile £62,350 £62,500 £58,925
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Sheffield

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Sheffield

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Sheffield region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) DHCP
5 6 (30.00%) Nagios
5 6 (30.00%) Marketing
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) WSUS
5 6 (30.00%) Kaspersky
5 6 (30.00%) Veeam
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (30.00%) Logistics
5 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
5 6 (30.00%) MobileIron
5 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) Capita
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (20.00%) Office 365

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) AppScan
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (30.00%) Marketing
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Logistics
2 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISA
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (30.00%) Nagios
1 6 (30.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) HP Fortify
2 2 (10.00%) Nessus
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Kaspersky
2 6 (30.00%) MobileIron
2 6 (30.00%) Veeam
3 4 (20.00%) Capita
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) VMware