Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Site Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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

Site Engineer
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1053 1079 1239
Rank change year-on-year +26 +160 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Site Engineer 133 110 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.064% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.066% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 110 80 29
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +24.32%
10th Percentile £41,125 £38,750 £22,400
90th Percentile £92,625 £105,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -5.41%

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 167,323 166,529 194,105
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,824 137,155 163,040
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Site Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Site Engineer in the UK

Site Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Site Engineer in the UK

Site Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Site Engineer over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Site Engineer in the UK

Site Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Site Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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 +32 127 £60,000 +4.35% 21
London +27 95 £68,750 -14.06% 10
UK excluding London -10 33 £52,500 - 11
North of England +22 14 £50,000 - 1
North West +10 8 £52,500 +34.62%
South West -7 8 £57,500 +4.55% 3
Yorkshire +24 5 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +4 5 £60,000 +41.18% 6
Northern Ireland +8 2 £70,000 +27.27%
East of England -14 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 - 1

Site Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Site Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Site Engineer in the job title.

1 132 (99.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 77 (57.89%) Linux
3 75 (56.39%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (56.39%) DevOps
4 73 (54.89%) Python
5 43 (32.33%) Ansible
6 41 (30.83%) Docker
6 41 (30.83%) Java
7 39 (29.32%) Bash Shell
7 39 (29.32%) Puppet
8 38 (28.57%) Kubernetes
9 37 (27.82%) Opscode Chef
10 32 (24.06%) Finance
11 30 (22.56%) Configuration Management
12 26 (19.55%) Software Engineering
13 25 (18.80%) Ruby
14 23 (17.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (16.54%) Perl
16 20 (15.04%) SQL
16 20 (15.04%) Web Services
16 20 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (14.29%) Go
18 18 (13.53%) Terraform
18 18 (13.53%) Windows
19 17 (12.78%) Middleware
20 16 (12.03%) Google Cloud Platform
21 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
22 13 (9.77%) Google
22 13 (9.77%) MySQL
22 13 (9.77%) Open Source

Site 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 12 (9.02%) Apache
1 12 (9.02%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.52%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.77%) CMS
4 5 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.01%) IIS
5 4 (3.01%) nginx
6 2 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 75 (56.39%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (17.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (12.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (9.77%) SaaS
5 9 (6.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (6.77%) G Suite
5 9 (6.77%) PaaS
5 9 (6.77%) Slack
6 7 (5.26%) Datadog
7 4 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.50%) IaaS
9 1 (0.75%) Akamai
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.75%) GitHub
9 1 (0.75%) Office 365
9 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) DNS
2 10 (7.52%) HTTP
3 7 (5.26%) SMTP
3 7 (5.26%) SSH
3 7 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.51%) Internet
4 6 (4.51%) SNMP
5 3 (2.26%) Network Security
6 2 (1.50%) BGP
6 2 (1.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.77%) MySQL
2 12 (9.02%) Big Data
3 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.77%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.75%) Informix
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.26%) Bitbucket
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.50%) Maven
3 2 (1.50%) Spinnaker
4 1 (0.75%) Gatling
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) JMeter
4 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (24.06%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Marketing
3 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.76%) Electronics
4 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.26%) Games
6 2 (1.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) French Language
7 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.75%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.04%) Web Services
2 17 (12.78%) Middleware
3 7 (5.26%) React
4 6 (4.51%) .NET
5 5 (3.76%) Node.js
6 3 (2.26%) Redux
6 3 (2.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.50%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.50%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (1.50%) Kafka
8 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.75%) CSS
8 1 (0.75%) HTML
8 1 (0.75%) LAMP
8 1 (0.75%) Velocity
8 1 (0.75%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.77%) Fintech
2 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.51%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) BBC
6 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.50%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
6 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.75%) Media Streaming
7 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (57.89%) Linux
2 18 (13.53%) Windows
3 8 (6.02%) CentOS
4 7 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.26%) Unix
5 4 (3.01%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.26%) CoreOS
7 2 (1.50%) Debian
7 2 (1.50%) Solaris
7 2 (1.50%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (99.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 75 (56.39%) DevOps
3 30 (22.56%) Configuration Management
4 26 (19.55%) Software Engineering
5 20 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (9.77%) Open Source
8 12 (9.02%) Continuous Deployment
8 12 (9.02%) Task Automation
9 10 (7.52%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (7.52%) Microservices
9 10 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (6.77%) Machine Learning
10 9 (6.77%) Migration
11 8 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (5.26%) Asset Management
13 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (4.51%) Mathematics
13 6 (4.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.89%) Python
2 41 (30.83%) Java
3 39 (29.32%) Bash Shell
4 25 (18.80%) Ruby
5 22 (16.54%) Perl
6 20 (15.04%) SQL
7 19 (14.29%) Go
8 12 (9.02%) JavaScript
8 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
9 10 (7.52%) C++
10 8 (6.02%) C
10 8 (6.02%) C#
11 4 (3.01%) PHP
11 4 (3.01%) Scala
12 3 (2.26%) Clojure
13 2 (1.50%) Haskell
13 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.75%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (3.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (1.50%) RHCE
3 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) GCP
2 4 (3.01%) PMO
3 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (30.83%) Docker
2 2 (1.50%) LXC
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (32.33%) Ansible
2 39 (29.32%) Puppet
3 38 (28.57%) Kubernetes
4 37 (27.82%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (13.53%) Terraform
6 10 (7.52%) Salt
7 8 (6.02%) Nagios
8 7 (5.26%) Grafana
8 7 (5.26%) Pingdom
9 6 (4.51%) Icinga
10 4 (3.01%) Kibana
10 4 (3.01%) Packer
10 4 (3.01%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.50%) Graphite
12 1 (0.75%) Fluentd
12 1 (0.75%) Istio
12 1 (0.75%) logstash
12 1 (0.75%) Mesos
12 1 (0.75%) Rancher
12 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) Google
2 11 (8.27%) Splunk
3 9 (6.77%) Okta
3 9 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (6.02%) Oracle
5 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.76%) SAP
7 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.50%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.50%) Adobe
8 2 (1.50%) HP
8 2 (1.50%) New Relic
8 2 (1.50%) VMware
8 2 (1.50%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.75%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.75%) Citrix
9 1 (0.75%) F5
9 1 (0.75%) PagerDuty