The median annual salary for a Engineering Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

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

Engineering Manager
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 815 920
Rank change year-on-year +6 +105  
Permanent jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 78 110 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 33
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,750
% change year-on-year +27.27% +4.26%  

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 84312 94795 103505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.20% 96.45% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 69623 79736 84815
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Engineering Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Engineering Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Engineering Manager in the UK

Engineering Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Engineering Manager in the UK

Engineering Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Engineering Manager over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Engineering Manager in the UK

Engineering Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 +38 76 £71,000 +13.60% 21
London +35 37 £82,500 +5.76% 5
South East +42 16 £80,000 +45.45% 7
South West +1 10 £70,000 +30.23% 3
City of London +23 9 £100,000 +50.94% 2
Surrey +39 8 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Bristol +1 8 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Staines - 8 £80,000 - 1
East of England 0 6 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £70,000 -17.64% 3
Cambridge -14 6 £70,000 -17.64% 2
East Sussex +13 5 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Croydon +5 3 - -
Lewes - 3 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
Scotland +11 2 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Oxfordshire +8 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +2 2 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £77,500 -
Hastings - 2 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £65,000 -
Leeds +11 1 £67,500 +35.00%
West Yorkshire +10 1 £67,500 +37.75%
Manchester -23 1 - -
South Yorkshire -23 1 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North West -27 1 - -
North East - 1 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 - 3
Durham - 1 £32,500 - 1

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, Engineering Manager 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 Engineering Manager in the job title.

1 51 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.50%) Software Engineering
3 40 (28.37%) Finance
4 36 (25.53%) Degree
5 30 (21.28%) Project Management
6 28 (19.86%) Java
7 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
8 21 (14.89%) People Management
9 18 (12.77%) Line Management
9 18 (12.77%) ITIL
10 17 (12.06%) Data Centre
10 17 (12.06%) SDLC
11 15 (10.64%) Scrum
11 15 (10.64%) Windows
11 15 (10.64%) DNS
11 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
12 14 (9.93%) Scala
12 14 (9.93%) Python
12 14 (9.93%) Manufacturing
12 14 (9.93%) Coaching
13 13 (9.22%) Firewall
13 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
14 12 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (8.51%) Web Services
14 12 (8.51%) Service Delivery
14 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
14 12 (8.51%) Electronics
14 12 (8.51%) VMware
15 11 (7.80%) Linux
15 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2

Engineering Manager 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 6 (4.26%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.13%) Apache
2 3 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.71%) Drupal
3 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) Windchill
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.71%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) IaaS
3 2 (1.42%) Office 365
3 2 (1.42%) PaaS
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.64%) DNS
2 13 (9.22%) Firewall
3 10 (7.09%) Internet
3 10 (7.09%) MPLS
3 10 (7.09%) WAN
4 9 (6.38%) LAN
4 9 (6.38%) Network Security
4 9 (6.38%) VPN
4 9 (6.38%) Wireless
5 8 (5.67%) ATM
6 7 (4.96%) DHCP
7 6 (4.26%) VoIP
8 5 (3.55%) BGP
8 5 (3.55%) EIGRP
8 5 (3.55%) Ethernet
8 5 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (3.55%) IPsec
8 5 (3.55%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.55%) OSPF
8 5 (3.55%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.84%) Big Data
3 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.42%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.42%) Hazelcast
3 2 (1.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.84%) Selenium
3 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.13%) FitNesse
3 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.13%) JIRA
3 3 (2.13%) JUnit
3 3 (2.13%) NUnit
4 2 (1.42%) GitLab
4 2 (1.42%) Introscope
5 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.71%) gulp
5 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 40 (28.37%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Manufacturing
3 12 (8.51%) Electronics
4 11 (7.80%) Banking
4 11 (7.80%) Marketing
5 5 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.84%) French Language
6 4 (2.84%) Games
6 4 (2.84%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.13%) Local Government
7 3 (2.13%) Retail
8 2 (1.42%) Automotive
8 2 (1.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.51%) Web Services
2 8 (5.67%) Node.js
2 8 (5.67%) XML
3 6 (4.26%) React
4 5 (3.55%) Kafka
5 4 (2.84%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.84%) REST
6 3 (2.13%) Apache CXF
6 3 (2.13%) J2EE
6 3 (2.13%) JSON
6 3 (2.13%) LAMP
6 3 (2.13%) SOAP
7 2 (1.42%) .NET
7 2 (1.42%) Memcached
8 1 (0.71%) Akka
8 1 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.71%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.71%) Sass
8 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.67%) EFT
5 7 (4.96%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.55%) PMI
6 5 (3.55%) User Experience
7 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.13%) CMDB
9 2 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.42%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.71%) Blog
10 1 (0.71%) Fintech
10 1 (0.71%) iPad
10 1 (0.71%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.64%) Windows
2 11 (7.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.42%) Unix
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.50%) Software Engineering
3 30 (21.28%) Project Management
4 21 (14.89%) People Management
5 18 (12.77%) ITIL
5 18 (12.77%) Line Management
6 17 (12.06%) SDLC
7 15 (10.64%) Scrum
8 14 (9.93%) Coaching
9 12 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.80%) Resource Management
11 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.09%) Load Balancing
12 9 (6.38%) Problem Management
13 8 (5.67%) DevOps
13 8 (5.67%) ITIL V3
13 8 (5.67%) Microservices
13 8 (5.67%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (5.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.86%) Java
2 14 (9.93%) Python
2 14 (9.93%) Scala
3 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.67%) Perl
5 5 (3.55%) C
5 5 (3.55%) Clojure
6 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.13%) Ruby
6 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.42%) C#
7 2 (1.42%) C++
7 2 (1.42%) PHP
7 2 (1.42%) SQL
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.71%) ES6
Qualifications
1 36 (25.53%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.09%) CCIE
3 10 (7.09%) CCNP
4 8 (5.67%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.13%) CISSP
6 3 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.13%) PMP
6 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) HNC
8 1 (0.71%) CCNA
8 1 (0.71%) HND
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) QA
2 6 (4.26%) COBIT
3 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.13%) COSO
4 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.13%) ISO27005
4 3 (2.13%) TickIT
5 2 (1.42%) PMO
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.71%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.26%) Docker
3 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.42%) NFS
4 2 (1.42%) Squid
4 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Ansible
1 5 (3.55%) Nagios
1 5 (3.55%) SCOM
2 2 (1.42%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) Grafana
3 1 (0.71%) Mesos
3 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.51%) VMware
3 10 (7.09%) CheckPoint
3 10 (7.09%) Palo Alto
4 9 (6.38%) Cisco
5 7 (4.96%) Oracle
6 6 (4.26%) Avaya
6 6 (4.26%) Polycom
7 5 (3.55%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.55%) Juniper
7 5 (3.55%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.84%) IFS
8 4 (2.84%) SAP
9 3 (2.13%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.13%) BMC
9 3 (2.13%) CA
9 3 (2.13%) Dell
9 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.13%) Remedy
10 2 (1.42%) Compuware
London
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 65,000 to £75,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Midlothian
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum plus circa 20% bonus, shares and good benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £76000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge (with occasional travel to London)
Centrica
Salary: Salary; Competitive + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Benefits + 80% Remote Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 22 days ago
Belfast
Thales
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Belfast
Thales
Posted: 23 days ago
Templecombe
Thales
Posted: 22 days ago