The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 88 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 10 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.80% 0.93% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.98% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 1
Average salary £27,500 £22,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +17.39%
Field Engineer
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 1016 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.96% 94.86% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 979 788 741
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
Chelmsford - 2 £20,400 -
Colchester - 1 £30,000 -
Loughton - 1 £31,500 -
Billericay - 1 £21,000 -
Field Engineer
East of England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) EPoS
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VCP4
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco