Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Site Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1076 1162 1255
Rank change year-on-year +86 +93 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Site Engineer 97 71 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.038% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 75 52 42
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.00% -35.71%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £84,750 £92,625 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 167246 184514 211672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133909 154629 175428
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +64 97 £62,500 +8.70% 11
London +51 68 £75,000 +20.00% 6
UK excluding London +54 29 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South West +22 8 £50,000 -13.04% 2
North of England +7 8 £39,000 -17.89% 2
South East +37 6 £42,500 -15.00%
North West - 6 £25,000 -
Midlands +49 4 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £65,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +30 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands +17 1 £55,000 -

Site Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (74.23%) Linux
2 71 (73.20%) Python
3 51 (52.58%) DevOps
4 45 (46.39%) Java
5 41 (42.27%) Ruby
6 37 (38.14%) Puppet
7 36 (37.11%) Opscode Chef
7 36 (37.11%) Ansible
8 32 (32.99%) Amazon AWS
9 30 (30.93%) Go
9 30 (30.93%) Open Source
10 27 (27.84%) Computer Science
11 25 (25.77%) Kubernetes
12 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
13 23 (23.71%) Docker
14 21 (21.65%) CentOS
15 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
15 20 (20.62%) Perl
15 20 (20.62%) Finance
16 19 (19.59%) Configuration Management
16 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
17 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
17 18 (18.56%) OpenStack
18 17 (17.53%) Bash Shell
19 16 (16.49%) High Availability
19 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (14.43%) Nagios
20 14 (14.43%) PHP
20 14 (14.43%) Unix
20 14 (14.43%) Artifactory

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 18 (18.56%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.22%) Apache
3 5 (5.15%) nginx
4 3 (3.09%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Traefik
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (32.99%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.40%) Sumo Logic
3 11 (11.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.06%) PaaS
7 1 (1.03%) GitHub
7 1 (1.03%) Office 365
7 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 3 (3.09%) Broadband
3 3 (3.09%) DNS
3 3 (3.09%) ICMP
3 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.03%) 2G
5 1 (1.03%) 3G
5 1 (1.03%) 4G
5 1 (1.03%) GSM
5 1 (1.03%) LTE
5 1 (1.03%) Multicast
5 1 (1.03%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.03%) SAN
5 1 (1.03%) UMTS
5 1 (1.03%) Unicast
5 1 (1.03%) VLAN
5 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) Big Data
1 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
2 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.43%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.06%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.03%) GCC
5 1 (1.03%) GoCD
5 1 (1.03%) Hudson
5 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Games
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) Sensu
2 11 (11.34%) Web Services
3 5 (5.15%) ServiceStack
4 3 (3.09%) LAMP
4 3 (3.09%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.09%) Memcached
4 3 (3.09%) Node.js
5 1 (1.03%) .NET
5 1 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.03%) Kafka
5 1 (1.03%) RESTful
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.19%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.19%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.15%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.15%) iPad
4 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.12%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.09%) Fintech
7 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) Blog
8 1 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (74.23%) Linux
2 21 (21.65%) CentOS
3 14 (14.43%) Unix
4 11 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.22%) Ubuntu
5 7 (7.22%) Windows
6 2 (2.06%) Debian
6 2 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.58%) DevOps
2 30 (30.93%) Open Source
3 19 (19.59%) Configuration Management
4 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.49%) High Availability
5 13 (13.40%) Coaching
5 13 (13.40%) Event Correlation
5 13 (13.40%) Runbook
6 12 (12.37%) HOOD
7 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.22%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.19%) Build Automation
11 6 (6.19%) Migration
12 5 (5.15%) Complexity Analysis
12 5 (5.15%) Load Balancing
12 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
12 5 (5.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.20%) Python
2 45 (46.39%) Java
3 41 (42.27%) Ruby
4 30 (30.93%) Go
5 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
5 20 (20.62%) Perl
6 17 (17.53%) Bash Shell
7 14 (14.43%) PHP
8 13 (13.40%) SQL
9 10 (10.31%) C++
10 7 (7.22%) C
11 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.09%) Scala
13 2 (2.06%) C#
14 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.03%) CCNA
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.03%) MCITP
3 1 (1.03%) MCSA
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) GCP
3 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 23 (23.71%) Docker
2 4 (4.12%) vSphere
3 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) Ceph
4 1 (1.03%) etcd
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) iptables
4 1 (1.03%) zsh
Systems Management
1 37 (38.14%) Puppet
2 36 (37.11%) Ansible
2 36 (37.11%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (25.77%) Kubernetes
4 14 (14.43%) Grafana
4 14 (14.43%) Nagios
5 13 (13.40%) Rundeck
6 8 (8.25%) Terraform
7 5 (5.15%) Salt
8 3 (3.09%) Mesos
9 1 (1.03%) Graphite
9 1 (1.03%) Kibana
9 1 (1.03%) logstash
9 1 (1.03%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
2 13 (13.40%) AppDynamics
2 13 (13.40%) PagerDuty
2 13 (13.40%) Splunk
3 9 (9.28%) Google
4 7 (7.22%) VMware
5 5 (5.15%) Sun
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco
7 1 (1.03%) Dell
7 1 (1.03%) Draytek
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle
7 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.03%) WatchGuard