The median annual salary for a Project Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Project Engineer
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 742 796 790
Rank change year-on-year +54 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Engineer 110 154 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 99 133 126
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Project Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Engineer in the UK

Project Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Engineer in the UK

Project Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Engineer over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Engineer in the UK

Project 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 Project Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +31 104 £45,000 +5.88% 9
London +76 49 £45,000 - 2
South East +38 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands +29 10 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Yorkshire +14 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Birmingham +24 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 6 £32,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear +14 6 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands +12 6 £35,000 +34.61%
North East +11 6 £32,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +9 5 £45,000 -
City of London +37 4 £57,500 -4.16% 2
East of England +26 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +16 4 - -
Harrogate +5 4 £45,000 -
North West -27 4 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Peterborough - 4 - -
Surrey +38 3 £38,000 -10.58%
Berkshire +27 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Northamptonshire +22 3 £38,500 -10.46%
South Wales +12 3 £39,000 +11.42%
Cardiff +8 3 £39,000 +11.42%
Wales +4 3 £39,000 +11.42%
West Yorkshire -3 3 £41,500 +3.75%
Manchester -28 3 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,000 -
Reading +38 2 £55,000 +78.86% 1
Northampton +23 2 £38,500 -10.46%
Hampshire +21 2 £30,000 -30.23%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £42,500 +21.42%

Project Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Project 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 Project Engineer in the job title.

1 109 (53.43%) Cisco
2 92 (45.10%) Windows
3 86 (42.16%) VMware
4 66 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 62 (30.39%) Windows Server
6 60 (29.41%) SAN
7 58 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 57 (27.94%) Cisco Certification
9 54 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (24.02%) Citrix
11 48 (23.53%) Hyper-V
12 45 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (22.06%) CCNP
13 44 (21.57%) HP
14 42 (20.59%) Office 365
15 41 (20.10%) SQL
15 41 (20.10%) Juniper
16 39 (19.12%) Active Directory
17 37 (18.14%) Firewall
18 35 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
19 33 (16.18%) NAS
19 33 (16.18%) iSCSI
20 32 (15.69%) CCNA
21 31 (15.20%) MS Excel
21 31 (15.20%) Project Management
22 30 (14.71%) Presales
23 29 (14.22%) Data Centre
24 28 (13.73%) Migration
24 28 (13.73%) MPLS
24 28 (13.73%) IIS

Project 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 28 (13.73%) IIS
2 20 (9.80%) MS Exchange
3 16 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.41%) Skype for Business
5 8 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.98%) CMS
9 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.39%) MS Office
3 5 (2.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.45%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (1.96%) MS Project
5 2 (0.98%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.98%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.98%) Windchill
6 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (0.98%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.49%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 45 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (20.59%) Office 365
3 35 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.98%) G Suite
6 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (29.41%) SAN
2 37 (18.14%) Firewall
3 33 (16.18%) iSCSI
3 33 (16.18%) NAS
4 28 (13.73%) MPLS
5 23 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (11.27%) Wireless
6 22 (10.78%) WAN
7 20 (9.80%) VoIP
8 19 (9.31%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (8.82%) VPN
10 17 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (7.84%) LAN
11 16 (7.84%) VLAN
12 15 (7.35%) BGP
12 15 (7.35%) OSPF
12 15 (7.35%) TCP/IP
13 13 (6.37%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (5.88%) TACACS
15 9 (4.41%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) MS Access
5 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.31%) Finance
3 16 (7.84%) Automotive
4 9 (4.41%) Electronics
5 6 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.96%) Military
7 3 (1.47%) Legal
7 3 (1.47%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.47%) .NET
2 2 (0.98%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.98%) Ajax
2 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.98%) CSS
2 2 (0.98%) HTML
3 1 (0.49%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.22%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.25%) Public Cloud
3 13 (6.37%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (5.88%) Robotics
5 8 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.45%) Clustering
8 4 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.98%) iPad
9 2 (0.98%) PKI
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.49%) BYOD
10 1 (0.49%) Handset
10 1 (0.49%) iPhone
10 1 (0.49%) PMI
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 92 (45.10%) Windows
2 62 (30.39%) Windows Server
3 54 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (8.33%) Linux
6 16 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.47%) Unix
7 3 (1.47%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.49%) Android
9 1 (0.49%) CentOS
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.20%) Project Management
2 30 (14.71%) Presales
3 28 (13.73%) Migration
4 16 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 12 (5.88%) Computer Vision
5 12 (5.88%) CRM
5 12 (5.88%) ITIL
5 12 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 12 (5.88%) Network Design
5 12 (5.88%) Physics
5 12 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
5 12 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 12 (5.88%) Revenue Recognition
6 11 (5.39%) Change Control
7 10 (4.90%) Contingency Planning
7 10 (4.90%) High Availability
7 10 (4.90%) Validation
8 9 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (3.92%) CAD
9 8 (3.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.10%) SQL
2 7 (3.43%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.96%) PHP
4 3 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) C++
5 1 (0.49%) VB
5 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (27.94%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (22.06%) CCNP
3 32 (15.69%) CCNA
4 27 (13.24%) Degree
5 13 (6.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (4.90%) HNC
7 9 (4.41%) JNCIA
8 8 (3.92%) HND
8 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.43%) MCP
10 6 (2.94%) MCSA
10 6 (2.94%) MCSE
11 4 (1.96%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.96%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.96%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.98%) CCIE
13 2 (0.98%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.43%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) PMO
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 58 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 39 (19.12%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.94%) vSphere
6 4 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.96%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.47%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.98%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.98%) XenApp
8 2 (0.98%) XenServer
9 1 (0.49%) Firmware
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.49%) vCloud
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (4.90%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (4.90%) SCCM
2 8 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.96%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.96%) SCOM
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 109 (53.43%) Cisco
2 86 (42.16%) VMware
3 66 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 49 (24.02%) Citrix
5 44 (21.57%) HP
6 41 (20.10%) Juniper
7 26 (12.75%) Google
8 23 (11.27%) F5
9 16 (7.84%) SonicWALL
10 10 (4.90%) NetApp
11 8 (3.92%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.43%) Avaya
13 6 (2.94%) Mitel
14 5 (2.45%) Civica
14 5 (2.45%) Palo Alto
15 4 (1.96%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.96%) Fortinet
15 4 (1.96%) Intel Security
15 4 (1.96%) Sophos
16 3 (1.47%) arcserve
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