The median annual salary for an Implementation Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Implementation Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 856 888
Rank change year-on-year +64 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 98 76 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.077% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.080% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 78 67 83
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
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 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Implementation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Engineer in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Implementation Engineer in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Implementation Engineer in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +70 96 £42,500 - 6
South East +59 27 £55,000 +15.78% 1
London +30 20 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Berkshire +33 19 £55,000 +15.78%
West Yorkshire +25 17 £39,000 -22.00%
Yorkshire +13 17 £39,000 -22.00%
Reading +36 14 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +5 11 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Leeds +14 10 £39,000 -22.00%
South West -3 7 £40,000 +17.64%
East of England -11 7 £40,000 -18.36%
Wiltshire - 7 £40,000 -
Bradford - 7 £42,500 -
Chippenham - 7 £40,000 -
Manchester -34 6 £42,500 +30.76%
North West -44 6 £42,500 +25.00%
Shropshire +11 4 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +8 4 £40,000 +61.61%
Telford +5 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £27,750 - 1
Oxford - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +29 2 £60,000 +76.47%
Scotland +6 2 - -
Glasgow +5 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Liss - 2 £26,500 -
Petersfield - 2 £28,500 - 1
Hounslow - 2 £52,500 -

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Implementation 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 Implementation Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (34.39%) Cisco
2 44 (28.03%) Firewall
3 43 (27.39%) Windows
4 41 (26.11%) Migration
5 37 (23.57%) SQL
6 36 (22.93%) CCNP
6 36 (22.93%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (22.93%) Juniper
7 30 (19.11%) Windows Server
8 29 (18.47%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (15.92%) Linux
10 24 (15.29%) Unix
10 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
10 24 (15.29%) Project Management
10 24 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (13.38%) VMware
12 20 (12.74%) Active Directory
13 19 (12.10%) Finance
14 17 (10.83%) Hyper-V
14 17 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (10.19%) Cisco PIX
15 16 (10.19%) WAN
16 15 (9.55%) VPN
16 15 (9.55%) Time Management
16 15 (9.55%) JNCIS
16 15 (9.55%) FWSM
16 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (8.92%) PowerShell
17 14 (8.92%) SQL Server

Implementation 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 11 (7.01%) IIS
2 7 (4.46%) Jetty
3 5 (3.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.55%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.55%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.27%) Apache
6 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (5.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.28%) Office 365
4 8 (5.10%) IaaS
5 6 (3.82%) PaaS
6 4 (2.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (28.03%) Firewall
2 29 (18.47%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (10.19%) Cisco PIX
3 16 (10.19%) WAN
4 15 (9.55%) FWSM
4 15 (9.55%) VPN
5 14 (8.92%) BGP
5 14 (8.92%) OSPF
6 13 (8.28%) MPLS
7 12 (7.64%) LAN
8 11 (7.01%) SSL
8 11 (7.01%) Wireless
9 10 (6.37%) DHCP
9 10 (6.37%) DNS
10 9 (5.73%) Ethernet
10 9 (5.73%) IPv4
10 9 (5.73%) IPv6
11 8 (5.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (3.82%) HSRP
12 6 (3.82%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.73%) MySQL
2 9 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.46%) JasperReports
3 7 (4.46%) MariaDB
4 5 (3.18%) Big Data
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.10%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (5.10%) TeamCity
2 7 (4.46%) Ant
2 7 (4.46%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.46%) IntelliJ
2 7 (4.46%) Subversion
3 6 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (12.10%) Finance
2 5 (3.18%) Banking
2 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.91%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Games
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.37%) Web Services
2 7 (4.46%) FreeMarker
2 7 (4.46%) Spring
3 6 (3.82%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.82%) XML
4 2 (1.27%) .NET
4 2 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.27%) HTML
4 2 (1.27%) JSON
4 2 (1.27%) Middleware
4 2 (1.27%) REST
4 2 (1.27%) SOAP
5 1 (0.64%) CherryPy
5 1 (0.64%) CSS
5 1 (0.64%) HTML5
5 1 (0.64%) J2EE
5 1 (0.64%) Java EE
5 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.18%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.55%) BYOD
5 4 (2.55%) Clustering
5 4 (2.55%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.55%) PKI
6 3 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.27%) Derivative
7 2 (1.27%) EPoS
7 2 (1.27%) Equities
7 2 (1.27%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.39%) Windows
2 30 (19.11%) Windows Server
3 25 (15.92%) Linux
4 24 (15.29%) Unix
5 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.55%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.11%) Migration
2 24 (15.29%) Project Management
3 15 (9.55%) Time Management
4 12 (7.64%) Business Transformation
4 12 (7.64%) CRM
4 12 (7.64%) ITIL
4 12 (7.64%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.01%) Disruptive Innovation
5 11 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.37%) Presales
7 8 (5.10%) DevOps
7 8 (5.10%) Network Design
8 7 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (4.46%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.46%) MVC
8 7 (4.46%) Performance Testing
9 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.82%) Web Filtering
9 6 (3.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.57%) SQL
2 14 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.28%) Java
4 9 (5.73%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.10%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.46%) Apex Code
6 7 (4.46%) Groovy
6 7 (4.46%) PHP
7 6 (3.82%) C
8 3 (1.91%) Perl
9 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.64%) Python
10 1 (0.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (22.93%) CCNP
1 36 (22.93%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (9.55%) JNCIS
3 12 (7.64%) JNCIP
4 8 (5.10%) Degree
5 6 (3.82%) JNCIA
6 5 (3.18%) MCITP
6 5 (3.18%) MCSA
6 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.55%) CCIE
7 4 (2.55%) MCSD
8 3 (1.91%) CCNA
9 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.27%) PMP
10 1 (0.64%) MCSE
10 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.27%) MiFID
2 2 (1.27%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (12.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.83%) Hyper-V
2 17 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (7.01%) FortiGate
2 8 (5.10%) Ansible
2 8 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.10%) Puppet
2 8 (5.10%) SCCM
3 6 (3.82%) Cacti
3 6 (3.82%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (2.55%) SCOM
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (34.39%) Cisco
2 36 (22.93%) Juniper
3 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
4 21 (13.38%) VMware
5 12 (7.64%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (7.01%) Oracle
7 9 (5.73%) Pardot
8 8 (5.10%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.82%) AppDynamics
9 6 (3.82%) BT
9 6 (3.82%) McAfee
9 6 (3.82%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.82%) Splunk
10 5 (3.18%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.18%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.18%) Citrix
10 5 (3.18%) Nokia
10 5 (3.18%) Riverbed
11 4 (2.55%) WatchGuard
12 3 (1.91%) Huawei
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & training
Posted: 20 hours ago
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