IT Engineer Jobs in the South West

IT Engineer
England > South West

The median IT Engineer salary in the South West is £32,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 16 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
16 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 96 114 224
Rank change year-on-year +18 +110 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 236 158 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.42% 2.49% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 2.77% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 208 148 112
10th Percentile £24,700 £26,000 £22,875
25th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.19% -3.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £41,325
90th Percentile £50,750 £59,750 £51,925
England median annual salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.45% -1.43% -0.71%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the South West. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,351 5,698 8,875
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 89.85% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,753 3,799 5,375
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,250 £38,000 £37,418
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,627 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured IT Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in the South West

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Engineer in the South West.

Salary trend for IT Engineer in the South West

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 16 July 2024.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in the South West

IT Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Gloucestershire +48 76 £30,625 +2.08% 7
Bristol +7 41 £34,000 -12.26% 11
Wiltshire -31 33 £35,000 +2.94% 9
Somerset +10 27 £36,250 +3.57% 6
Dorset +4 27 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Devon -8 23 £30,000 -4.61% 1
Cornwall -17 3 £24,000 -29.41%
IT Engineer
England

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2024, IT Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 112 (47.46%) Windows
2 102 (43.22%) Microsoft 365
3 93 (39.41%) Microsoft
4 72 (30.51%) Active Directory
5 68 (28.81%) Azure
6 56 (23.73%) Social Skills
7 51 (21.61%) Customer Service
7 51 (21.61%) Windows Server
8 49 (20.76%) Firewall
9 45 (19.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 40 (16.95%) Windows 10
11 34 (14.41%) Entra ID
12 32 (13.56%) Microsoft Exchange
13 27 (11.44%) SharePoint
14 26 (11.02%) VMware
15 25 (10.59%) WAN
15 25 (10.59%) Microsoft Office
16 23 (9.75%) VPN
17 22 (9.32%) LAN
17 22 (9.32%) DBS Check
18 21 (8.90%) Security Cleared
18 21 (8.90%) ITIL
19 20 (8.47%) Project Delivery
20 19 (8.05%) Linux
20 19 (8.05%) Driving Licence
21 18 (7.63%) Microsoft Intune
22 16 (6.78%) Windows Server 2016
22 16 (6.78%) Mac OS
22 16 (6.78%) Hyper-V
22 16 (6.78%) TCP/IP

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (13.56%) Microsoft Exchange
2 27 (11.44%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.97%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (10.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Trello
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 102 (43.22%) Microsoft 365
2 68 (28.81%) Azure
3 34 (14.41%) Entra ID
4 6 (2.54%) AWS
4 6 (2.54%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.85%) Azure Storage
5 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.85%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.85%) WhatsApp
6 1 (0.42%) IaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Nutanix
6 1 (0.42%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.42%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.76%) Firewall
2 25 (10.59%) WAN
3 23 (9.75%) VPN
4 22 (9.32%) LAN
5 16 (6.78%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.36%) DHCP
6 15 (6.36%) Wireless
7 14 (5.93%) DNS
7 14 (5.93%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (4.24%) Internet
9 7 (2.97%) VLAN
10 6 (2.54%) VoIP
11 4 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.85%) IPv4
12 2 (0.85%) Network Security
12 2 (0.85%) SAN
12 2 (0.85%) SD-WAN
12 2 (0.85%) Softphone
13 1 (0.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.42%) Power BI
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (23.73%) Social Skills
2 14 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 11 (4.66%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.24%) Legal
6 8 (3.39%) Finance
7 6 (2.54%) Marketing
7 6 (2.54%) Retail
8 5 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.69%) Military
9 4 (1.69%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (1.27%) Advertising
10 3 (1.27%) Banking
10 3 (1.27%) Law
10 3 (1.27%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.85%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.42%) Games
12 1 (0.42%) Local Government
12 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.42%) .NET
1 1 (0.42%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.05%) Driving Licence
2 9 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.12%) iPhone
4 4 (1.69%) Onboarding
5 3 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (0.85%) CCTV
6 2 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.85%) Operational Technology
6 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.85%) Virtual Reality
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.42%) PKI
7 1 (0.42%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.42%) Replication
7 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 112 (47.46%) Windows
2 51 (21.61%) Windows Server
3 40 (16.95%) Windows 10
4 19 (8.05%) Linux
5 16 (6.78%) Mac OS
5 16 (6.78%) Windows Server 2016
6 11 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (2.54%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.12%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.69%) Unix
11 3 (1.27%) Android
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.42%) Debian
13 1 (0.42%) Fedora
13 1 (0.42%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.61%) Customer Service
2 45 (19.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (8.90%) ITIL
4 20 (8.47%) Project Delivery
5 15 (6.36%) Migration
5 15 (6.36%) Service Delivery
5 15 (6.36%) Time Management
6 14 (5.93%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (5.51%) B2B
7 13 (5.51%) Customer Experience
7 13 (5.51%) Fault Analysis
8 12 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (3.81%) Collaborative Working
9 9 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.39%) Antivirus Management
10 8 (3.39%) Change Management
10 8 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.97%) Project Management
12 5 (2.12%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.93%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.24%) SQL
3 4 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.32%) DBS Check
2 21 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.93%) Degree
4 12 (5.08%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.24%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.12%) MCP
8 4 (1.69%) MCSA
9 3 (1.27%) MCSE
10 2 (0.85%) Azure Certification
10 2 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.85%) MCDST
10 2 (0.85%) MCITP
10 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.42%) CCNP
11 1 (0.42%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.42%) HNC
11 1 (0.42%) HND
11 1 (0.42%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.36%) GDPR
2 12 (5.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.42%) Samba
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (7.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (2.54%) SCCM
3 5 (2.12%) Opsgenie
4 3 (1.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 3 (1.27%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.85%) WSUS
6 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 93 (39.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.02%) VMware
3 15 (6.36%) Cisco
4 11 (4.66%) HP
5 10 (4.24%) Citrix
6 6 (2.54%) Draytek
6 6 (2.54%) Meraki
7 5 (2.12%) AppDynamics
7 5 (2.12%) Apple
8 4 (1.69%) Aruba
9 3 (1.27%) iManage
9 3 (1.27%) SOTI
9 3 (1.27%) Trend Micro
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle
10 2 (0.85%) Sophos
10 2 (0.85%) Veeam
11 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.42%) Commvault
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.42%) Thales