Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £22,750 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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

IT Engineer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 111 78
Rank change year-on-year +13 -33 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 19 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.48% 0.31% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.32% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 24
Somerset median annual salary £22,750 £20,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -27.93% +8.82%
10th Percentile £20,875 £17,238 £20,650
90th Percentile £35,120 £30,375 £38,750
South West median annual salary £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% -5.66% +3.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1255 1260 1223
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.22% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1080 1044
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,200 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Somerset

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Somerset

IT Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Bath - 9 £24,000 - 1
Taunton - 5 £22,000 -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £23,250 -
IT Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Office 365
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) VLAN
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) VoIP
9 4 (21.05%) Time Management
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (15.79%) Android
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (15.79%) Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) WAN
10 3 (15.79%) SLA
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco
11 2 (10.53%) Sun
11 2 (10.53%) IPv4

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) IPv4
6 2 (10.53%) IPv6
6 2 (10.53%) NGN
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Android
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Unix
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITSM
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Network Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) HP