Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Site Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1087 1057 1245
Rank change year-on-year -30 +188 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Site Engineer 111 127 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.075% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 96 88 45
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -21.43%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,550
90th Percentile £81,250 £105,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% -10.00%

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 170,110 168,598 202,590
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 139,266 140,109 169,391
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Site Engineer in the UK

Site Engineer
Top 11 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 20 February 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 -22 110 £60,000 -7.69% 17
London -44 67 £67,500 - 14
UK excluding London -5 43 £60,000 +41.18% 3
South West +20 17 £57,500 +130.00% 1
North of England 0 14 £60,000 +23.08%
Yorkshire +20 10 £60,000 +23.08%
East Midlands - 6 £52,500 - 1
Midlands - 6 £52,500 - 1
East of England +2 5 £70,000 +33.33%
North West - 4 £57,000 -
South East 0 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1

Site Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 82 (73.87%) Python
2 77 (69.37%) Linux
3 56 (50.45%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (47.75%) DevOps
5 52 (46.85%) Ruby
6 40 (36.04%) Ansible
7 36 (32.43%) Puppet
8 35 (31.53%) Opscode Chef
8 35 (31.53%) Java
9 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (26.13%) Docker
11 27 (24.32%) Kubernetes
12 25 (22.52%) Finance
13 24 (21.62%) Configuration Management
14 23 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (19.82%) Perl
15 22 (19.82%) PHP
16 21 (18.92%) SQL
16 21 (18.92%) Go
17 20 (18.02%) Google Cloud Platform
17 20 (18.02%) Software Engineering
18 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
18 19 (17.12%) Open Source
18 19 (17.12%) Bash Shell
19 18 (16.22%) Google
20 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
21 14 (12.61%) Windows
21 14 (12.61%) Mathematics
21 14 (12.61%) Degree
22 13 (11.71%) Web Services

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 9 (8.11%) Apache
2 8 (7.21%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.60%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.80%) nginx
7 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.90%) CMS
7 1 (0.90%) IIS
7 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 56 (50.45%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (18.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (7.21%) SaaS
6 7 (6.31%) PaaS
7 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.80%) IaaS
8 2 (1.80%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.90%) Datadog
9 1 (0.90%) G Suite
9 1 (0.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.31%) Network Security
3 4 (3.60%) HTTP
4 3 (2.70%) Broadband
4 3 (2.70%) DNS
4 3 (2.70%) Internet
4 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.70%) WLAN
5 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.90%) Firewall
5 1 (0.90%) SMTP
5 1 (0.90%) SNMP
5 1 (0.90%) SSH
5 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) Big Data
1 10 (9.01%) MySQL
2 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.80%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.80%) Maven
4 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.80%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.90%) Gradle
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.90%) Wercker
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Marketing
3 2 (1.80%) Digital Economy
3 2 (1.80%) Games
3 2 (1.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) Web Services
2 10 (9.01%) Node.js
3 8 (7.21%) .NET
3 8 (7.21%) LAMP
3 8 (7.21%) React
4 4 (3.60%) Middleware
5 3 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.70%) Memcached
5 3 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.80%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (1.80%) Sensu
7 1 (0.90%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.90%) JSON
7 1 (0.90%) Redux
7 1 (0.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.90%) SOAP
7 1 (0.90%) WCF
7 1 (0.90%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.21%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.41%) Fintech
6 5 (4.50%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.70%) Spread Betting
8 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.90%) BBC
9 1 (0.90%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 77 (69.37%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Windows
3 8 (7.21%) Unix
4 7 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.41%) CentOS
6 1 (0.90%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.75%) DevOps
2 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 20 (18.02%) Software Engineering
5 19 (17.12%) Open Source
6 14 (12.61%) Mathematics
7 12 (10.81%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (9.01%) High Availability
9 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.21%) Migration
9 8 (7.21%) Presales
10 6 (5.41%) Load Testing
10 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.41%) Web Operations
11 5 (4.50%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (4.50%) Task Automation
12 4 (3.60%) Big Data Analytics
12 4 (3.60%) Coaching
12 4 (3.60%) Data Analytics
12 4 (3.60%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 82 (73.87%) Python
2 52 (46.85%) Ruby
3 35 (31.53%) Java
4 22 (19.82%) Perl
4 22 (19.82%) PHP
5 21 (18.92%) Go
5 21 (18.92%) SQL
6 19 (17.12%) Bash Shell
7 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
8 10 (9.01%) C#
9 7 (6.31%) Clojure
9 7 (6.31%) Scala
10 5 (4.50%) Haskell
10 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.60%) C++
11 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.70%) C
13 2 (1.80%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.90%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 13 (11.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (10.81%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.70%) MCDST
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) GCP
2 5 (4.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 29 (26.13%) Docker
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.90%) KVM
4 1 (0.90%) LXC
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (36.04%) Ansible
2 36 (32.43%) Puppet
3 35 (31.53%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (24.32%) Kubernetes
5 12 (10.81%) Salt
5 12 (10.81%) Terraform
6 6 (5.41%) Grafana
6 6 (5.41%) Prometheus
7 5 (4.50%) Graphite
8 4 (3.60%) Nagios
9 2 (1.80%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.80%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.90%) Fluentd
10 1 (0.90%) Kibana
10 1 (0.90%) logstash
10 1 (0.90%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.90%) Packer
10 1 (0.90%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.90%) Rancher
10 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Google
2 8 (7.21%) VMware
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.60%) New Relic
4 4 (3.60%) Splunk
4 4 (3.60%) Sun
5 2 (1.80%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.80%) PagerDuty
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.90%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Brocade
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle
6 1 (0.90%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.90%) SaltStack