IT Engineer Jobs with Work from Home Options

IT Engineer
UK > Work from Home

The median IT Engineer salary in Work from Home is £37,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

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

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 229 312 439
Rank change year-on-year +83 +127 -111
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 479 443 463
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.42% 1.01% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.06% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 435 382 430
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,250 £24,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +6.21%
75th Percentile £46,250 £52,063 £51,813
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £33,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +1.47% -2.86%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 32,432 41,925 64,882
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.98% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24,961 29,678 41,885
10th Percentile £32,750 £36,500 £36,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,447 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.40% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £98,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.67% - +9.09%

IT Engineer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured IT Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

IT Engineer trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Engineer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing IT Engineer.

IT Engineer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing IT Engineer over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

IT Engineer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Job Vacancies with WFH Options

For the 6 months to 23 April 2024, IT Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with remote work options featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 278 (58.04%) Windows
2 272 (56.78%) Microsoft
3 264 (55.11%) Microsoft 365
4 261 (54.49%) Azure
5 221 (46.14%) Active Directory
6 160 (33.40%) Windows Server
7 157 (32.78%) Social Skills
8 153 (31.94%) Firewall
9 129 (26.93%) VMware
10 117 (24.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 115 (24.01%) Hyper-V
12 106 (22.13%) Microsoft Exchange
13 101 (21.09%) ITIL
14 90 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 83 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
16 82 (17.12%) Entra ID
17 80 (16.70%) Microsoft Intune
18 77 (16.08%) Cisco
19 72 (15.03%) Degree
19 72 (15.03%) Customer Service
20 70 (14.61%) Windows 10
21 67 (13.99%) Wi-Fi
22 65 (13.57%) PowerShell
23 64 (13.36%) DNS
24 63 (13.15%) SAN
25 62 (12.94%) Driving Licence
26 59 (12.32%) SharePoint
27 56 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
27 56 (11.69%) DHCP
27 56 (11.69%) Windows Server 2016

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 106 (22.13%) Microsoft Exchange
2 59 (12.32%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.09%) IIS
4 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
4 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.63%) SAS
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) CMS
6 2 (0.42%) Confluence
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.21%) Moodle
7 1 (0.21%) nginx
7 1 (0.21%) Site Server
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.63%) SPSS
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.42%) Trello
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.42%) Carpe Diem
2 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 264 (55.11%) Microsoft 365
2 261 (54.49%) Azure
3 82 (17.12%) Entra ID
4 41 (8.56%) AWS
5 16 (3.34%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.46%) Google Workspace
6 7 (1.46%) Nutanix
7 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.04%) Power Platform
7 5 (1.04%) WhatsApp
8 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Purview
8 4 (0.84%) Power Automate
9 3 (0.63%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.63%) IaaS
9 3 (0.63%) Rubrik
9 3 (0.63%) Slack
10 2 (0.42%) ClickUp
10 2 (0.42%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 153 (31.94%) Firewall
2 67 (13.99%) Wi-Fi
3 64 (13.36%) DNS
4 63 (13.15%) SAN
5 56 (11.69%) DHCP
6 49 (10.23%) WAN
7 43 (8.98%) LAN
8 41 (8.56%) VLAN
9 39 (8.14%) TCP/IP
10 38 (7.93%) VPN
11 31 (6.47%) Wireless
12 29 (6.05%) Network Security
13 23 (4.80%) Internet
14 20 (4.18%) NAS
15 17 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (3.34%) SD-WAN
17 13 (2.71%) Unified Communications
17 13 (2.71%) VoIP
18 11 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
18 11 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.22%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.84%) DB2
3 4 (0.84%) Power BI
4 3 (0.63%) Big Data
4 3 (0.63%) EDRMS
4 3 (0.63%) InfluxDB
4 3 (0.63%) MySQL
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 157 (32.78%) Social Skills
2 34 (7.10%) Finance
3 30 (6.26%) Organisational Skills
4 26 (5.43%) Law
5 25 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.18%) Legal
7 18 (3.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 12 (2.51%) Games
9 10 (2.09%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.88%) Banking
11 7 (1.46%) Marketing
11 7 (1.46%) Public Sector
11 7 (1.46%) Retail
12 5 (1.04%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.42%) Advertising
14 2 (0.42%) Electronics
14 2 (0.42%) Publishing
14 2 (0.42%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.42%) .NET
1 2 (0.42%) CSS
1 2 (0.42%) HTML
2 1 (0.21%) ARM Templates
2 1 (0.21%) Azure Blueprints
2 1 (0.21%) JSON
2 1 (0.21%) LAMP
2 1 (0.21%) LDAP
2 1 (0.21%) OAuth
2 1 (0.21%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.94%) Driving Licence
2 26 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (4.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 17 (3.55%) iPad
5 14 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.71%) Replication
6 13 (2.71%) Social Media
7 11 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.30%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.09%) Cyberattack
9 9 (1.88%) Onboarding
10 8 (1.67%) Apple TV
10 8 (1.67%) iPhone
10 8 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.46%) Clustering
12 5 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.04%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.04%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.84%) CCTV
13 4 (0.84%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 278 (58.04%) Windows
2 160 (33.40%) Windows Server
3 70 (14.61%) Windows 10
4 56 (11.69%) Windows Server 2016
5 46 (9.60%) Linux
6 36 (7.52%) Android
6 36 (7.52%) Windows Server 2019
7 33 (6.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (5.64%) Mac OS
9 24 (5.01%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.09%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.67%) Unix
12 7 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (1.04%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.42%) CentOS
15 1 (0.21%) Debian
15 1 (0.21%) Fedora
15 1 (0.21%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (24.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 101 (21.09%) ITIL
3 83 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
4 72 (15.03%) Customer Service
5 44 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (7.10%) Incident Management
7 29 (6.05%) Migration
8 27 (5.64%) Service Delivery
9 24 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (4.80%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 23 (4.80%) Information Security
11 21 (4.38%) Data Loss Prevention
11 21 (4.38%) Security Operations
12 19 (3.97%) Incident Response
13 18 (3.76%) Agile
14 17 (3.55%) Asset Management
14 17 (3.55%) Line Management
14 17 (3.55%) Remote Monitoring and Management
14 17 (3.55%) Server Management
15 15 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (13.57%) PowerShell
2 19 (3.97%) SQL
3 14 (2.92%) Python
4 10 (2.09%) Bash
5 2 (0.42%) PHP
6 1 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 72 (15.03%) Degree
2 43 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (5.01%) Azure Certification
4 24 (5.01%) CCNA
5 15 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
6 13 (2.71%) CCNP
7 12 (2.51%) CISSP
7 12 (2.51%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.09%) CCIE
8 10 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (2.09%) MCSE
9 6 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (1.25%) MCP
9 6 (1.25%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.04%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.04%) MCSA
10 5 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.55%) Cyber Essentials
2 15 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.30%) SLA
4 7 (1.46%) NIST
5 6 (1.25%) GDPR
6 3 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.63%) SOC 2
7 2 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.42%) NCSC
8 1 (0.21%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.21%) GRC
8 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 221 (46.14%) Active Directory
2 115 (24.01%) Hyper-V
3 90 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (3.55%) Virtual Desktop
4 17 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.67%) vSphere
6 6 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.04%) Docker
7 5 (1.04%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.42%) Firmware
9 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.21%) NFS
10 1 (0.21%) Samba
10 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 80 (16.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (7.72%) SCCM
3 13 (2.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (2.71%) ServiceCenter
4 10 (2.09%) SCOM
4 10 (2.09%) WSUS
5 9 (1.88%) Ansible
6 6 (1.25%) Jamf Pro
6 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 5 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (1.04%) Grafana
7 5 (1.04%) Terraform
8 4 (0.84%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.84%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.63%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.42%) Check_MK
10 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.42%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 272 (56.78%) Microsoft
2 129 (26.93%) VMware
3 77 (16.08%) Cisco
4 39 (8.14%) Meraki
5 34 (7.10%) HP
6 33 (6.89%) Citrix
7 30 (6.26%) Apple
8 27 (5.64%) Palo Alto
9 21 (4.38%) Fortinet
10 20 (4.18%) Aruba
11 19 (3.97%) Veeam
12 15 (3.13%) Dell
13 13 (2.71%) Barracuda Networks
13 13 (2.71%) iManage
14 10 (2.09%) IBM
14 10 (2.09%) Sophos
15 9 (1.88%) WatchGuard
16 8 (1.67%) Google
16 8 (1.67%) Oracle
17 7 (1.46%) Draytek