Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Site Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1087 1140 1232
Rank change year-on-year +53 +92 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Site Engineer 102 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.051% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.053% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 81 69 47
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +21.05% -32.14%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £102,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

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 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 +51 102 £62,500 +6.38% 9
London +19 67 £70,000 +7.69% 7
UK excluding London +38 35 £52,500 +20.00% 2
North of England +18 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South West +18 12 £56,250 -2.17%
Yorkshire +32 8 £56,250 +18.42% 1
North West - 6 £32,000 -
Midlands +28 5 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £58,750 - 1
East of England - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands +15 1 £55,000 -
South East +12 1 £55,000 +10.00%

Site Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Site 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 Site Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (70.59%) Linux
2 71 (69.61%) Python
3 48 (47.06%) Ruby
4 47 (46.08%) DevOps
5 38 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (35.29%) Java
7 32 (31.37%) Ansible
7 32 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
8 30 (29.41%) Puppet
9 25 (24.51%) Open Source
10 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (22.55%) Go
12 22 (21.57%) Computer Science
12 22 (21.57%) Finance
13 21 (20.59%) PHP
13 21 (20.59%) Docker
14 20 (19.61%) Kubernetes
14 20 (19.61%) Perl
14 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
15 17 (16.67%) High Availability
15 17 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 15 (14.71%) Google Cloud Platform
16 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
16 15 (14.71%) Bash Shell
17 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
17 14 (13.73%) SQL
18 13 (12.75%) Google
18 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
19 12 (11.76%) Web Services
19 12 (11.76%) Unix

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 11 (10.78%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.92%) Apache
2 4 (3.92%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.98%) Traefik
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.92%) PaaS
5 4 (3.92%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (2.94%) SaaS
7 2 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.98%) GitHub
8 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.94%) Broadband
2 3 (2.94%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) ICMP
2 3 (2.94%) Network Security
2 3 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) WLAN
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) Multicast
4 1 (0.98%) Unicast
4 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) Big Data
2 7 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.90%) MySQL
5 4 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.90%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.96%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.98%) GCC
5 1 (0.98%) Gradle
5 1 (0.98%) Hudson
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.98%) Maven
5 1 (0.98%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
5 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.98%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.98%) Wercker
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Games
3 2 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.98%) Publishing
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) Web Services
2 7 (6.86%) Node.js
3 5 (4.90%) ServiceStack
4 4 (3.92%) LAMP
4 4 (3.92%) Sensu
5 3 (2.94%) Memcached
5 3 (2.94%) React
6 2 (1.96%) .NET
7 1 (0.98%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.98%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.98%) JSON
7 1 (0.98%) Kafka
7 1 (0.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.98%) SOAP
7 1 (0.98%) WCF
7 1 (0.98%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.90%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.90%) iPad
5 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.92%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.94%) Fintech
7 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.98%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 72 (70.59%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Unix
3 11 (10.78%) CentOS
3 11 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.86%) Windows
5 6 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.96%) Debian
7 1 (0.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.08%) DevOps
2 25 (24.51%) Open Source
3 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
5 17 (16.67%) High Availability
6 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (8.82%) Mathematics
8 8 (7.84%) Coaching
8 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.86%) Migration
9 7 (6.86%) Time Management
10 6 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.88%) Load Testing
10 6 (5.88%) Presales
11 5 (4.90%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.90%) Proactive Monitoring
12 4 (3.92%) HOOD
12 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (69.61%) Python
2 48 (47.06%) Ruby
3 36 (35.29%) Java
4 23 (22.55%) Go
5 21 (20.59%) PHP
6 20 (19.61%) Perl
7 15 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 14 (13.73%) SQL
9 7 (6.86%) C++
10 6 (5.88%) C
10 6 (5.88%) Scala
11 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.94%) Clojure
12 3 (2.94%) Haskell
13 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.98%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.98%) C#
14 1 (0.98%) Groovy
14 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) Degree
2 9 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (8.82%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.96%) MCDST
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) SLA
2 6 (5.88%) GCP
3 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 21 (20.59%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) vSphere
3 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.98%) Ceph
5 1 (0.98%) etcd
5 1 (0.98%) iptables
5 1 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (31.37%) Ansible
1 32 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (29.41%) Puppet
3 20 (19.61%) Kubernetes
4 10 (9.80%) Terraform
5 9 (8.82%) Salt
6 5 (4.90%) Grafana
6 5 (4.90%) Nagios
7 4 (3.92%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.96%) Mesos
9 1 (0.98%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.98%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Google
2 7 (6.86%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 4 (3.92%) AppDynamics
4 4 (3.92%) PagerDuty
4 4 (3.92%) Splunk
4 4 (3.92%) Sun
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.98%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.98%) SaltStack