Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Messaging Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Messaging Engineer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1097 1118 1223
Rank change year-on-year +21 +105 -104
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Engineer 85 107 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.056% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.058% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 64 110 83
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £45,750 £41,125 £35,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Messaging Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Messaging Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Engineer in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Messaging Engineer in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Messaging Engineer in the UK

Messaging Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 85 £60,000 +20.00% 2
London +10 64 £62,500 +4.17% 1
UK excluding London +8 21 £42,500 -10.53% 1
North of England -7 11 £47,500 +11.76%
North West -11 9 - -
Midlands +32 6 £35,000 +1.45%
West Midlands +5 6 £35,000 +1.45%
East of England -10 3 £42,500 -10.53%
Yorkshire +16 2 £47,500 +15.15%
South East +39 1 £72,500 +31.82% 1

Messaging Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Messaging 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 Messaging Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (80.00%) Windows
2 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
3 58 (68.24%) Windows Server
4 56 (65.88%) Finance
5 53 (62.35%) MS Exchange
6 47 (55.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 44 (51.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (49.41%) Office 365
8 42 (49.41%) PowerShell
9 35 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
11 31 (36.47%) Skype for Business
11 31 (36.47%) Skype
12 30 (35.29%) Banking
13 26 (30.59%) Legal
14 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (28.24%) Unified Communications
16 22 (25.88%) Project Management
17 21 (24.71%) VMware
17 21 (24.71%) Mimecast
18 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (23.53%) Law
19 19 (22.35%) Azure Active Directory
20 18 (21.18%) Continuous Improvement
20 18 (21.18%) ITIL
21 17 (20.00%) Change Management
21 17 (20.00%) Business Continuity
21 17 (20.00%) Release Management
21 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
22 16 (18.82%) PaaS

Messaging 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 53 (62.35%) MS Exchange
2 47 (55.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (51.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (36.47%) Skype for Business
5 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (49.41%) Office 365
2 21 (24.71%) Mimecast
3 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (22.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (18.82%) PaaS
6 13 (15.29%) IaaS
7 3 (3.53%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.35%) SaaS
9 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.47%) Skype
2 24 (28.24%) Unified Communications
3 15 (17.65%) DNS
4 13 (15.29%) SMTP
5 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.88%) Firewall
7 4 (4.71%) DHCP
8 3 (3.53%) LAN
8 3 (3.53%) VoIP
9 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.35%) HTTP
9 2 (2.35%) IMAP
9 2 (2.35%) Internet
9 2 (2.35%) POP3
9 2 (2.35%) SAN
9 2 (2.35%) SSL
9 2 (2.35%) WAN
10 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
General
1 56 (65.88%) Finance
2 30 (35.29%) Banking
3 26 (30.59%) Legal
4 20 (23.53%) Law
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) .NET
2 6 (7.06%) MAPI
2 6 (7.06%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (7.06%) Node.js
2 6 (7.06%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (4.71%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.53%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (2.35%) JMS
5 2 (2.35%) Rendezvous
5 2 (2.35%) SOAP
5 2 (2.35%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (2.35%) Web Services
5 2 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.35%) XML
6 1 (1.18%) Ajax
6 1 (1.18%) HTML
6 1 (1.18%) HTML5
6 1 (1.18%) jQuery
6 1 (1.18%) JSON
6 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.94%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.06%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.53%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 68 (80.00%) Windows
2 58 (68.24%) Windows Server
3 35 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.94%) Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Unix
7 3 (3.53%) Android
7 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Solaris
8 2 (2.35%) SUSE
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Project Management
2 18 (21.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (21.18%) ITIL
3 17 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 17 (20.00%) Change Management
3 17 (20.00%) Release Management
4 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (17.65%) Task Automation
5 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Management
6 13 (15.29%) Proactive Monitoring
7 11 (12.94%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (10.59%) Information Security
8 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.24%) DevOps
9 7 (8.24%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 6 (7.06%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (7.06%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.06%) Machine Learning
10 6 (7.06%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) PowerShell
2 11 (12.94%) Python
3 7 (8.24%) C#
3 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.24%) PHP
3 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.88%) Perl
6 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.71%) Java
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) C
8 2 (2.35%) C++
8 2 (2.35%) Korn
8 2 (2.35%) Lua
9 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) CCNA
1 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
1 3 (3.53%) MCITP
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) XenApp
3 9 (10.59%) Docker
4 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.18%) Firmware
6 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) SCOM
2 13 (15.29%) EdgeSight
2 13 (15.29%) Nagios
2 13 (15.29%) SCCM
3 9 (10.59%) Kubernetes
4 7 (8.24%) AirWatch
5 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.71%) VMware
3 14 (16.47%) Citrix
4 11 (12.94%) Cisco
5 4 (4.71%) IronPort
6 3 (3.53%) Avaya
6 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) iManage
6 3 (3.53%) MobileIron
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.18%) Veritas