Period
to 17 October 2021

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

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

IT Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 122 181
Rank change year-on-year -36 +59 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 102 35 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.53% 1.31% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.35% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 104
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,950 £22,825
25th Percentile £23,750 £25,750 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,500 £33,500 £30,370
Median % change year-on-year -17.91% +10.31% +20.28%
75th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £38,900 £41,225
England median annual salary £34,000 £37,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -8.11% +17.46% -1.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,212 2,596 6,846
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.46% 96.97% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,831 2,277 5,550
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -53 56 £27,500 -19.71% 28
Humberside - 15 - -
North Yorkshire +9 13 £30,000 +42.86% 4
East Yorkshire -3 11 £22,500 -18.18% 1
South Yorkshire -42 7 £32,500 +13.04% 15
IT Engineer
England

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, IT 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 across the Yorkshire region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (67.65%) Microsoft 365
2 63 (61.76%) Windows
3 45 (44.12%) Social Skills
3 45 (44.12%) Active Directory
4 43 (42.16%) Microsoft
5 36 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (31.37%) Windows 10
7 23 (22.55%) Windows Server
7 23 (22.55%) Organisational Skills
7 23 (22.55%) VMware
8 22 (21.57%) Finance
9 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (18.63%) Windows 7
11 18 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (15.69%) Retail
12 16 (15.69%) SLA
13 15 (14.71%) EPoS
13 15 (14.71%) Analytical Mindset
13 15 (14.71%) Apple iOS
14 14 (13.73%) Azure
14 14 (13.73%) Cisco
15 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (12.75%) Manufacturing
15 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 11 (10.78%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (10.78%) Data Centre
17 9 (8.82%) Windows 8
17 9 (8.82%) Veeam
17 9 (8.82%) ITSM

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 69 (67.65%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (13.73%) Azure
3 7 (6.86%) AWS
3 7 (6.86%) IaaS
4 6 (5.88%) Cohesity
5 3 (2.94%) Akamai
6 2 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.98%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (8.82%) Network Security
3 8 (7.84%) SAN
4 7 (6.86%) Firewall
4 7 (6.86%) RFID
4 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.88%) Cisco Firepower
5 6 (5.88%) VoIP
5 6 (5.88%) VPN
6 5 (4.90%) DNS
6 5 (4.90%) LAN
7 4 (3.92%) VLAN
8 3 (2.94%) Broadband
8 3 (2.94%) WAN
9 2 (1.96%) DHCP
9 2 (1.96%) Internet
9 2 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.96%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (1.96%) Wireless
10 1 (0.98%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Cypress.io
1 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 45 (44.12%) Social Skills
2 36 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (22.55%) Organisational Skills
4 22 (21.57%) Finance
5 16 (15.69%) Retail
6 13 (12.75%) Manufacturing
7 7 (6.86%) Legal
8 3 (2.94%) Games
8 3 (2.94%) Law
9 2 (1.96%) Automotive
9 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.98%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) CSS
1 2 (1.96%) GraphQL
1 2 (1.96%) HTML
1 2 (1.96%) JSON
1 2 (1.96%) React
1 2 (1.96%) REST
2 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Mindset
1 15 (14.71%) EPoS
2 11 (10.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.86%) CMDB
4 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.94%) Social Media
7 2 (1.96%) CCTV
7 2 (1.96%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.98%) PMI
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.76%) Windows
2 32 (31.37%) Windows 10
3 23 (22.55%) Windows Server
4 19 (18.63%) Windows 7
5 15 (14.71%) Apple iOS
6 9 (8.82%) Android
6 9 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.88%) Linux
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.94%) AIX
11 1 (0.98%) CentOS
11 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (10.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 9 (8.82%) ITSM
5 8 (7.84%) ITIL
6 7 (6.86%) Break/Fix
6 7 (6.86%) Presales
7 6 (5.88%) Commercial Awareness
8 5 (4.90%) Project Management
9 4 (3.92%) DevOps
9 4 (3.92%) IT Strategy
9 4 (3.92%) SIEM
9 4 (3.92%) Software Deployment
10 3 (2.94%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.94%) IT Audit
10 3 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (2.94%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) CCNA
1 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.94%) MCSE
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.96%) CCNP
4 2 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.98%) MCITP
5 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) GDPR
2 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.98%) NCSC
4 1 (0.98%) NIST
System Software
1 45 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) Docker
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) SCCM
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.98%) Ansible
4 1 (0.98%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.98%) Puppet
4 1 (0.98%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (42.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.55%) VMware
3 14 (13.73%) Cisco
4 9 (8.82%) IBM
4 9 (8.82%) Veeam
4 9 (8.82%) Veritas
5 8 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (7.84%) SAP
6 7 (6.86%) Dell
6 7 (6.86%) HP
7 6 (5.88%) CommVault
7 6 (5.88%) EMC
7 6 (5.88%) NetApp
7 6 (5.88%) Zerto
8 3 (2.94%) Citrix
8 3 (2.94%) Meraki
8 3 (2.94%) Splunk
9 2 (1.96%) Apple
9 2 (1.96%) Aruba
9 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds