The median annual salary for an Escalation Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Escalation Engineer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 913 967
Rank change year-on-year +33 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring an Escalation Engineer 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Escalation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Escalation Engineer in the UK

Escalation Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Escalation Engineer in the UK

Escalation Engineer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Escalation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +46 3 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South East +44 3 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Kent - 3 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -

Escalation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Escalation 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 Escalation Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) LAN
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) F5
2 10 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 10 (83.33%) Forcepoint
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (75.00%) Aruba
3 9 (75.00%) Change Management
3 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (75.00%) CCSE
3 9 (75.00%) Sourcefire
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (75.00%) SLA
3 9 (75.00%) CRM
3 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (75.00%) CCNP
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Security Patching

Escalation 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Change Management
1 9 (75.00%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) CCSE
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 10 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) F5
2 10 (83.33%) Forcepoint
3 9 (75.00%) Aruba
3 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (75.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (8.33%) Altiris
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
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