The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 217 209 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 11 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.45% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 14
Average salary £28,000 £22,752 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.06% -37.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £18,975 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £67,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Field Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5504 5503 5053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.83% 93.24% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3792 4201 4136
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 11 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Field Engineer
South East

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Field Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) Service Management
8 5 (26.32%) VLAN
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (26.32%) WatchGuard
8 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix
8 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
8 5 (26.32%) Veeam
8 5 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (21.05%) A+ Certification
9 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Field Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DHCP
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) A+ Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCTS
3 3 (15.79%) MCITP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) WSUS
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) WatchGuard
2 5 (26.32%) Veeam
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya