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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 226 215 206
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.017% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Average salary - £22,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
2 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Wireless
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (57.14%) WatchGuard
4 8 (57.14%) XenApp
4 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 8 (57.14%) Veeam
4 8 (57.14%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) MCITP
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) WSUS
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) MCTS

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DHCP
1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Wireless
3 8 (57.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCITP
2 3 (21.43%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
2 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) WatchGuard
3 8 (57.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco