Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Break Fix Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Break/Fix Engineer
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1176 1242 1298
Rank change year-on-year +66 +56 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Break Fix Engineer 7 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 15
UK median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -3.09% +2.65%
10th Percentile £24,400 £18,500 £18,900
90th Percentile £27,000 £30,250 £36,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £22,750 £22,750
% change year-on-year +9.89% - -0.55%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170504 195110 215041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138625 163935 176370
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Break Fix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Break Fix Engineer in the UK

Break Fix Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Break Fix Engineer in the UK

Break Fix Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Break Fix Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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
UK excluding London +54 7 £25,000 +9.89% 1
England +70 4 £25,000 +6.38% 1
South West +15 3 £25,000 -6.54%
Wales - 3 £27,000 -
South East - 1 £24,000 - 1

Break Fix Engineer Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Break Fix 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 featuring Break Fix Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) PDA
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix

Break Fix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago