Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PC Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

PC Engineer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1198 1289
Rank change year-on-year +28 +91 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Engineer 19 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 19
UK median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £17,575 £23,144 £21,360
90th Percentile £33,750 £29,925 £30,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £18,250 £23,630 £23,500
% change year-on-year -22.77% +0.55% -7.84%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

PC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PC Engineer in the UK

PC Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PC Engineer in the UK

PC Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PC Engineer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PC Engineer in the UK

PC Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PC Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +46 18 £25,250 -0.98%
UK excluding London +27 9 £18,250 -22.77%
London 0 9 £28,000 -0.88%
South East +40 3 £18,250 -28.43%
East of England +1 3 £23,500 -9.62%
North of England +11 2 £17,500 -25.85%
Yorkshire - 2 £17,500 -
Midlands - 1 £31,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £31,500 -

PC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, PC 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 PC Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
5 6 (31.58%) DBS Check
6 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
6 5 (26.32%) Apple
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (15.79%) iPad
8 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.79%) Hardware Maintenance
8 3 (15.79%) SCCM
8 3 (15.79%) Android
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (10.53%) Wireless
9 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
9 2 (10.53%) LAN
9 2 (10.53%) WAN
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.53%) VPN
10 1 (5.26%) C++
10 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
10 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
10 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business

PC 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 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
1 3 (15.79%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.79%) Android
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Hardware Maintenance
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dell