Period
to 18 January 2022

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 160 145 170
Rank change year-on-year -15 +25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 114 51 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.64% 1.37% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.42% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 97 45 64
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £24,750 £25,750 £24,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £30,500 £34,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.64% -11.59% +16.95%
75th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £52,200 £41,300 £47,200
England median annual salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -1.47% +6.25% -1.54%

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 6,524 3,602 5,868
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.59% 96.93% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,673 3,058 4,952
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,625 £25,625
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -43 59 £28,000 -8.20% 23
East Yorkshire +3 17 £28,750 +4.55% 2
Humberside - 15 - -
South Yorkshire -22 13 £35,000 +33.33% 10
North Yorkshire -11 9 £30,000 - 11
IT Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 79 (69.30%) Windows
2 78 (68.42%) Microsoft 365
3 56 (49.12%) Active Directory
4 55 (48.25%) Microsoft
5 47 (41.23%) Social Skills
6 35 (30.70%) Windows 10
6 35 (30.70%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 27 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 24 (21.05%) Organisational Skills
10 22 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (19.30%) Firewall
11 21 (18.42%) Azure
12 20 (17.54%) VMware
12 20 (17.54%) Manufacturing
12 20 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (17.54%) Finance
13 19 (16.67%) SharePoint
14 18 (15.79%) Retail
15 16 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (14.04%) EPoS
15 16 (14.04%) Windows 7
15 16 (14.04%) Apple iOS
16 15 (13.16%) Analytical Mindset
16 15 (13.16%) Project Management
17 14 (12.28%) SQL
18 13 (11.40%) Linux
18 13 (11.40%) SLA
18 13 (11.40%) LAN
18 13 (11.40%) VoIP

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 19 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.26%) IIS
4 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 78 (68.42%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (18.42%) Azure
3 9 (7.89%) OneDrive
4 7 (6.14%) IaaS
5 6 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.51%) AWS
7 3 (2.63%) SaaS
8 2 (1.75%) Power Automate
8 2 (1.75%) Rubrik
9 1 (0.88%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.30%) Firewall
2 20 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (11.40%) LAN
3 13 (11.40%) Network Security
3 13 (11.40%) VoIP
4 12 (10.53%) DNS
5 11 (9.65%) TCP/IP
6 10 (8.77%) Wireless
7 9 (7.89%) WAN
8 8 (7.02%) DHCP
9 7 (6.14%) RFID
10 6 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (5.26%) VLAN
11 5 (4.39%) SAN
11 5 (4.39%) VPN
12 4 (3.51%) Spanning Tree
13 2 (1.75%) Internet
13 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (1.75%) WLAN
14 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Cactus
1 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 47 (41.23%) Social Skills
2 35 (30.70%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (21.05%) Organisational Skills
4 20 (17.54%) Finance
4 20 (17.54%) Manufacturing
5 18 (15.79%) Retail
6 5 (4.39%) Law
6 5 (4.39%) Legal
7 4 (3.51%) Automotive
7 4 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.63%) Marketing
9 2 (1.75%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.88%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) EPoS
2 15 (13.16%) Analytical Mindset
3 9 (7.89%) CMDB
4 8 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.51%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.88%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.88%) iPhone
8 1 (0.88%) PMI
8 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Replication
8 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (69.30%) Windows
2 35 (30.70%) Windows 10
3 30 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 16 (14.04%) Apple iOS
4 16 (14.04%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.40%) Linux
6 9 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (7.02%) Android
8 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.63%) AIX
11 3 (2.63%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (13.16%) Project Management
4 10 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.89%) ITIL
6 8 (7.02%) High Availability
6 8 (7.02%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.02%) ITSM
6 8 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (6.14%) Break/Fix
7 7 (6.14%) Full Stack Development
7 7 (6.14%) Load Balancing
7 7 (6.14%) Software Deployment
7 7 (6.14%) Storage Management
7 7 (6.14%) Tech Ops
8 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.51%) Change Control
9 4 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.51%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.51%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.28%) SQL
2 6 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.51%) VBA
3 4 (3.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.89%) CCNA
3 6 (5.26%) MCSE
3 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.51%) CCNP
4 4 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.75%) CISA
5 2 (1.75%) CISSP
5 2 (1.75%) LPIC
5 2 (1.75%) MCP
5 2 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.88%) GDPR
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.88%) NCSC
4 1 (0.88%) NIST
System Software
1 56 (49.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.39%) Terminal Services
4 5 (4.39%) vSphere
5 2 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.88%) Docker
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (2.63%) WSUS
3 2 (1.75%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (48.25%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.54%) VMware
3 12 (10.53%) Cisco
3 12 (10.53%) Citrix
4 7 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.14%) SAP
4 7 (6.14%) Veeam
5 5 (4.39%) Dell
6 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.63%) HP
7 3 (2.63%) IBM
7 3 (2.63%) SOTI
7 3 (2.63%) Veritas
8 2 (1.75%) Avaya
9 1 (0.88%) Apple
9 1 (0.88%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.88%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.88%) Meraki
9 1 (0.88%) Qualys
9 1 (0.88%) Ubiquiti