The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 252 214 253
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 16 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 27
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,950 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.00%
Field Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7451 6737 8950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.71% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6058 5692 7631
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 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
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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
Hertfordshire -21 9 £26,500 +10.41%
Bedfordshire - 3 £22,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £21,500 -
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £35,000 +66.66%
Norfolk - 1 £30,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.50%) Electronics
6 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (10.00%) EPoS
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
7 3 (7.50%) Retail
7 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) Postgraduate
7 3 (7.50%) Linux
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) DNS
7 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
7 3 (7.50%) GPRS
7 3 (7.50%) DHCP
7 3 (7.50%) IBM
7 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.50%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) Internet
8 2 (5.00%) Finance

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) GPRS
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) ATM
General
1 5 (12.50%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) EPoS
3 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.50%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) Line Management
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) CRM
3 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (5.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.50%) Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Time Management
4 1 (2.50%) Information Security
4 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.50%) B2B
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
2 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Postgraduate
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCDST
3 1 (2.50%) MCTS
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) HP
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Avaya
3 1 (2.50%) Symantec
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Veeam
3 1 (2.50%) Lumesse