The median annual salary for a Break Fix Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 948 977
Rank change year-on-year +86 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Break Fix Engineer 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.010% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 6
Median salary £25,000 £20,500 £22,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -7.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £19,000 £20,750
% change year-on-year +31.57% -8.43%  

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 84085 99656 107160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69887 83740 87378
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Break Fix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Break Fix Engineer in the job title.

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 6 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 3 months to 28 April 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
England +75 3 £25,000 +21.95%
South West +13 3 £25,000 -6.54%
Bristol - 3 £25,000 -
South Wales - 2 £27,000 -
Wales - 2 £27,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £27,000 -

Break Fix Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 21 (84.00%) SLA
2 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) PDA
4 12 (48.00%) Dell
5 10 (40.00%) IBM
5 10 (40.00%) Sun
5 10 (40.00%) AIX
5 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) Unix
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.00%) HP
9 1 (4.00%) Toshiba
9 1 (4.00%) Process Management
9 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (4.00%) Finance
9 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.00%) VoIP
9 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (4.00%) Capita
9 1 (4.00%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (4.00%) Banking
9 1 (4.00%) Samsung
9 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) PDA
2 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) AIX
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (4.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (84.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Dell
2 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 10 (40.00%) Sun
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Capita
5 1 (4.00%) Samsung
5 1 (4.00%) Toshiba