The median annual salary for a Customer Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Customer Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 871 932
Rank change year-on-year +44 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 31 83 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.080% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.083% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 29 80 38
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,450 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £57,300 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -23.07% +8.33%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Customer Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Customer Engineer in the UK

Customer Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Customer Engineer in the UK

Customer Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Engineer over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Customer Engineer in the UK

Customer Engineer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +56 29 £30,000 -7.69% 11
London +68 22 £31,000 -2.36% 6
South East +32 5 £25,000 -23.07%
Middlesex - 2 £23,000 -
Heathrow - 2 £24,500 -
Reading +30 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Berkshire +22 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Hampshire +16 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Wales +6 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £25,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 £22,000 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £25,000 -
North East - 1 £22,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Fleet - 1 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £22,000 -
Barking - 1 £23,000 - 1
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
City of London - 1 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £32,500 -

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 featuring Customer Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (46.15%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
3 19 (29.23%) MS Excel
4 16 (24.62%) Citrix
5 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
5 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
6 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (20.00%) ITIL
6 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (18.46%) Windows 8
7 12 (18.46%) Linux
8 11 (16.92%) Cisco
8 11 (16.92%) VMware
8 11 (16.92%) Office 365
8 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (15.38%) Windows 10
9 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 10 (15.38%) DNS
9 10 (15.38%) CCNA
9 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (15.38%) Apple
10 9 (13.85%) DHCP
10 9 (13.85%) MS Office
10 9 (13.85%) Network Management
10 9 (13.85%) Coaching
11 7 (10.77%) SCCM
11 7 (10.77%) Retail

Customer 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) Apache
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.15%) IIS
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.08%) JBoss
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.54%) lighttpd
7 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (29.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) DNS
2 9 (13.85%) DHCP
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (9.23%) Internet
3 6 (9.23%) Network Security
4 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.69%) VPN
4 5 (7.69%) Wireless
5 4 (6.15%) Firewall
6 3 (4.62%) SSL
6 3 (4.62%) VoIP
6 3 (4.62%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.08%) ADSL
7 2 (3.08%) Broadband
7 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
7 2 (3.08%) VRRP
7 2 (3.08%) WAN
8 1 (1.54%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Selenium
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.54%) Appium
3 1 (1.54%) Calabash
3 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) MSTest
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Avionics
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) J2EE
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) CGI
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.15%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.15%) iPhone
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) PKI
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) CCTV
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Windows
2 13 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 12 (18.46%) Windows 8
3 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.69%) Android
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Unix
7 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
2 13 (20.00%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Coaching
3 9 (13.85%) Network Management
4 5 (7.69%) Software Distribution
5 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.15%) Data Management
5 4 (6.15%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (6.15%) Operations Management
5 4 (6.15%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.62%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.08%) BDD
7 2 (3.08%) Business Development
7 2 (3.08%) OOP
7 2 (3.08%) Project Management
7 2 (3.08%) TDD
7 2 (3.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) Java
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) C#
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) CCNA
1 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) CCNP
4 4 (6.15%) DBS Check
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
6 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) HND
7 1 (1.54%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.54%) MCTS
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Citrix
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco
3 11 (16.92%) VMware
4 10 (15.38%) Apple
5 6 (9.23%) F5
6 5 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 5 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.69%) Juniper
6 5 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 5 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.15%) Google
7 4 (6.15%) Mitel
8 2 (3.08%) Nintex
9 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.54%) Brocade
9 1 (1.54%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.54%) SAP
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