The median annual salary for a Project Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 748 814 856
Rank change year-on-year +66 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Engineer 122 99 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 109 89 101
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +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 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 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 +77 116 £42,500 -5.55% 22
London +29 44 £46,250 +2.77% 3
South East +62 27 £42,500 -5.55% 7
West Midlands +25 13 £31,500 -0.78%
Yorkshire +9 12 £45,000 +7.14%
Birmingham +20 9 £31,500 +3.27%
Oxford - 9 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £42,500 - 2
City of London +25 8 £29,000 -47.27%
East Midlands +24 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Doncaster - 7 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 -
Surrey +37 6 £40,250 -23.33%
North West -46 6 £45,750 +18.06% 1
Derbyshire +19 5 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 5 £38,000 -5.00%
Berkshire +27 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Kent +15 4 £50,000 +53.84% 1
West Malling - 4 £50,000 - 1
Derby - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales +16 3 £39,000 +18.18%
Hampshire +9 3 £43,250 -1.70% 1
Cardiff +8 3 £39,000 +30.00%
Wales +5 3 £39,000 +18.18%
Leeds 0 3 £42,500 +3.65%
Cheshire -28 3 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Warrington - 3 £41,250 - 1
Sidcup - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £40,000 -

Project Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 98 (43.56%) Windows
2 97 (43.11%) Cisco
3 79 (35.11%) Microsoft
4 76 (33.78%) VMware
5 66 (29.33%) Windows Server
6 58 (25.78%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (23.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 46 (20.44%) CCNP
9 46 (20.44%) Firewall
10 44 (19.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 42 (18.67%) Office 365
12 41 (18.22%) CCNA
12 41 (18.22%) Active Directory
12 41 (18.22%) Citrix
13 40 (17.78%) Hyper-V
14 39 (17.33%) SAN
15 34 (15.11%) Wireless
15 34 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
16 32 (14.22%) Juniper
16 32 (14.22%) MPLS
17 31 (13.78%) Presales
18 30 (13.33%) Project Management
18 30 (13.33%) VoIP
18 30 (13.33%) SQL
19 26 (11.56%) NAS
19 26 (11.56%) WAN
19 26 (11.56%) VPN
20 25 (11.11%) HP
21 23 (10.22%) 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 23 (10.22%) IIS
2 22 (9.78%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.22%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
9 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.89%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (4.44%) SOLIDWORKS
4 8 (3.56%) Windchill
5 6 (2.67%) AutoCAD
5 6 (2.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.89%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 8 (3.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 44 (19.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (18.67%) Office 365
3 34 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.56%) IaaS
5 4 (1.78%) PaaS
5 4 (1.78%) SaaS
6 3 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.33%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.89%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.89%) OpenDNS
8 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 46 (20.44%) Firewall
2 39 (17.33%) SAN
3 34 (15.11%) Wireless
4 32 (14.22%) MPLS
5 30 (13.33%) VoIP
6 26 (11.56%) NAS
6 26 (11.56%) VPN
6 26 (11.56%) WAN
7 22 (9.78%) iSCSI
8 21 (9.33%) LAN
9 19 (8.44%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (8.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (6.67%) DNS
11 14 (6.22%) TACACS
11 14 (6.22%) TCP/IP
11 14 (6.22%) VLAN
12 13 (5.78%) BGP
12 13 (5.78%) OSPF
13 12 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
14 11 (4.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.44%) MS Access
4 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MSI
2 2 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (9.78%) Finance
2 17 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.67%) Electronics
4 10 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.00%) Automotive
5 9 (4.00%) Banking
6 7 (3.11%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (3.11%) Front Office
6 7 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.33%) Games
8 3 (1.33%) Legal
9 2 (0.89%) Advertising
9 2 (0.89%) Marketing
10 1 (0.44%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Retail
10 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.22%) HTML
2 4 (1.78%) XML
2 4 (1.78%) XSLT
3 3 (1.33%) WAP
4 2 (0.89%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.89%) Node.js
4 2 (0.89%) TAPI
4 2 (0.89%) XMPP
5 1 (0.44%) .NET
5 1 (0.44%) CherryPy
5 1 (0.44%) CSS
5 1 (0.44%) HTML5
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.33%) Public Cloud
2 17 (7.56%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.56%) PMI
6 7 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.11%) Derivative
6 7 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.11%) Exotic Derivative
6 7 (3.11%) Robotics
7 5 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.78%) BYOD
8 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.33%) Handset
9 3 (1.33%) Home Automation
9 3 (1.33%) PKI
9 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.89%) iPad
10 2 (0.89%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.56%) Windows
2 66 (29.33%) Windows Server
3 52 (23.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (8.00%) Linux
4 18 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.44%) Windows 10
7 9 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.89%) Android
9 2 (0.89%) VMS
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.44%) Unix
10 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.78%) Presales
2 30 (13.33%) Project Management
3 21 (9.33%) ITIL
4 19 (8.44%) Migration
5 15 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.33%) CRM
7 10 (4.44%) Contingency Planning
7 10 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (3.56%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.56%) ERP
9 8 (3.56%) High Availability
9 8 (3.56%) PDM
9 8 (3.56%) PLM
9 8 (3.56%) Requirements Management
10 7 (3.11%) Computer Vision
10 7 (3.11%) Machine Learning
10 7 (3.11%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (3.11%) Revenue Recognition
10 7 (3.11%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.33%) SQL
2 8 (3.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.22%) PHP
4 4 (1.78%) XPath
5 3 (1.33%) Java
6 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.89%) C
7 1 (0.44%) C++
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) Python
7 1 (0.44%) VB
7 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (25.78%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (20.44%) CCNP
3 41 (18.22%) CCNA
4 22 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (8.44%) Degree
6 18 (8.00%) MCSE
7 15 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (5.33%) MCSA
9 11 (4.89%) HND
9 11 (4.89%) MCITP
10 10 (4.44%) HNC
11 9 (4.00%) PMI Certification
12 7 (3.11%) MCP
13 6 (2.67%) Security Cleared
14 5 (2.22%) CCIE
14 5 (2.22%) SC Cleared
15 4 (1.78%) MCSD
15 4 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (1.33%) CCA
16 3 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.11%) MiFID
2 4 (1.78%) SLA
3 3 (1.33%) QA
4 2 (0.89%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (18.22%) Active Directory
3 40 (17.78%) Hyper-V
4 15 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.33%) vSphere
7 3 (1.33%) XenApp
8 2 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.44%) Xen
9 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 15 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (6.22%) SCCM
3 4 (1.78%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.33%) Puppet
4 3 (1.33%) SCOM
4 3 (1.33%) Terraform
5 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 97 (43.11%) Cisco
2 79 (35.11%) Microsoft
3 76 (33.78%) VMware
4 41 (18.22%) Citrix
5 32 (14.22%) Juniper
6 25 (11.11%) HP
7 21 (9.33%) Google
8 18 (8.00%) SonicWALL
9 16 (7.11%) Avaya
10 13 (5.78%) F5
11 11 (4.89%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.56%) Palo Alto
12 8 (3.56%) PTC
12 8 (3.56%) SAP
13 7 (3.11%) Mitel
14 5 (2.22%) Aruba
14 5 (2.22%) CheckPoint
14 5 (2.22%) Civica
15 4 (1.78%) Dell
15 4 (1.78%) Veeam
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