The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 296 325 326
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.067% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.073% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,550 £25,650
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -1.00%
Field Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9008 11018 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.94% 92.67% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7799 9269 9767
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) LAN
4 11 (44.00%) WAN
4 11 (44.00%) SLA
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) MS Office
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (28.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) CCNA
6 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (28.00%) Citrix
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Banking
7 6 (24.00%) Riverbed
7 6 (24.00%) Rational Performance Tester
7 6 (24.00%) NetScout
7 6 (24.00%) Avaya
7 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) Time Management
8 5 (20.00%) Network Management
8 5 (20.00%) DHCP

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.00%) Lync
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) LAN
1 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (24.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (8.00%) Coaching
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (24.00%) NetScout
3 6 (24.00%) Avaya
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Crossbeam
5 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat