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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 247 235 266
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 20 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.55% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 20
Average salary £28,250 £24,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.30% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £29,669
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -15.73%
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
6692 7445 8383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.64% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5510 6093 6961
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -2 9 £35,000 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £22,500 +9.75%
Suffolk 0 2 £28,500 +35.71%
Norfolk +17 1 £25,000 +6.83%
Essex +2 1 £25,000 -11.50%
Bedfordshire -7 1 - -
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (30.43%) Windows
1 14 (30.43%) GSM
1 14 (30.43%) Wireless
1 14 (30.43%) xDSL
2 13 (28.26%) Product Management
3 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (15.22%) VoIP
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
5 7 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 6 (13.04%) WLAN
6 6 (13.04%) PBX
6 6 (13.04%) EPoS
7 5 (10.87%) Degree
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) Firewall
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.70%) Retail
9 3 (6.52%) Electronics
9 3 (6.52%) Life Science
9 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.52%) CCNP
9 3 (6.52%) MCP
9 3 (6.52%) HNC
9 3 (6.52%) HND

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) GSM
1 14 (30.43%) Wireless
1 14 (30.43%) xDSL
2 7 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (15.22%) VoIP
3 6 (13.04%) PBX
3 6 (13.04%) WLAN
4 4 (8.70%) Firewall
4 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) DNS
5 2 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) SHDSL
6 1 (2.17%) SNMP
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) Text Mining
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
3 6 (13.04%) EPoS
4 3 (6.52%) Life Science
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Handset
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Product Management
2 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.17%) Logistics
3 1 (2.17%) Network Planning
3 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
1 2 (4.35%) Perl
1 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) CCNP
3 3 (6.52%) HNC
3 3 (6.52%) HND
3 3 (6.52%) MCP
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Dell
4 2 (4.35%) Draytek
4 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 2 (4.35%) NETGEAR
4 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.17%) Aastra
5 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.17%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) Mitel
5 1 (2.17%) VMware