The median annual salary for a Customer Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Engineer
England / South East
Rank 390 430 437
Rank change year-on-year +40 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 5 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.034% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.13% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 18
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% -20.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -26.15% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Customer Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Customer Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Engineer in the South East

Customer Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Customer Engineer in the South East

Customer Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Customer Engineer in the South East

Customer Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex - 2 £23,000 -
Hampshire +30 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Berkshire +17 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Surrey - 1 £25,000 -
Customer Engineer
England

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Customer 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 South East region featuring Customer Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Electronics
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Google
5 2 (15.38%) PKI
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) VRRP
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) MPLS
2 2 (15.38%) VRRP
2 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) DWDM
3 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.69%) GLBP
3 1 (7.69%) HSRP
3 1 (7.69%) IPv4
3 1 (7.69%) IPv6
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) RIP
3 1 (7.69%) RSVP
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Avionics
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Games
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Security
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Arista
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) HP