Period
to 31 October 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 186 200
Rank change year-on-year +58 +14 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 40 106 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.40% 1.53% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.58% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 97 56
Median annual salary £27,500 £30,741 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.54% +14.92% -17.69%
10th Percentile £21,875 £23,050 £19,751
90th Percentile £38,125 £42,050 £42,125
England median annual salary £37,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +17.46% - +3.28%

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 2,775 6,729 8,161
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 97.39% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,409 5,477 6,693
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 2020. 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 +54 26 £27,250 -16.15% 10
South Yorkshire -2 6 £32,500 +10.17% 1
North Yorkshire +63 4 £27,500 -1.79% 3
East Yorkshire +19 2 £27,500 -
IT Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
3 18 (45.00%) Azure
3 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (45.00%) DNS
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (42.50%) Office 365
5 12 (30.00%) WAN
5 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (30.00%) VMware
6 11 (27.50%) DHCP
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (25.00%) LAN
8 9 (22.50%) VPN
8 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
9 8 (20.00%) VLAN
9 8 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 8 (20.00%) Cisco
9 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (20.00%) ITIL
10 7 (17.50%) Firewall
10 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
10 7 (17.50%) AWS
10 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (15.00%) Linux
12 5 (12.50%) Wireless
13 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Azure
2 17 (42.50%) Office 365
3 7 (17.50%) AWS
4 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) G Suite
5 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.50%) PaaS
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (30.00%) WAN
3 11 (27.50%) DHCP
4 10 (25.00%) LAN
5 9 (22.50%) VPN
6 8 (20.00%) VLAN
7 7 (17.50%) Firewall
8 5 (12.50%) Wireless
9 3 (7.50%) SAN
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
10 2 (5.00%) NAS
10 2 (5.00%) WebEx
11 1 (2.50%) HTTP
11 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
11 1 (2.50%) IPsec
11 1 (2.50%) MPLS
11 1 (2.50%) Network Security
11 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.00%) Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.00%) Data Security
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Presales
4 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.50%) CAD
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Password Management
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCP
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCENT
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.00%) NCSC
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) PaperCut
2 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (7.50%) Veeam
6 2 (5.00%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.50%) Autodesk
7 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Meraki
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos