The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 137 145 147
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 9 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.40% 0.87% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.90% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,550 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,650 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £29,669
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -15.73%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2157 2213 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.51% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1804 1981
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
(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
Watford +14 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Hemel Hempstead +5 2 £24,750 +1.02%
Field Engineer
East of England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (48.28%) GSM
1 14 (48.28%) xDSL
2 13 (44.83%) Product Management
3 11 (37.93%) Wireless
4 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
5 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (24.14%) VoIP
7 6 (20.69%) WLAN
7 6 (20.69%) PBX
8 4 (13.79%) Retail
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) EPoS
8 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.34%) Firewall
9 3 (10.34%) HNC
9 3 (10.34%) HND
9 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco
10 2 (6.90%) CCNP
10 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.90%) Electronics
10 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
10 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.90%) VLAN
10 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
10 2 (6.90%) Finance
10 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) GSM
1 14 (48.28%) xDSL
2 11 (37.93%) Wireless
3 7 (24.14%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (24.14%) VoIP
4 6 (20.69%) PBX
4 6 (20.69%) WLAN
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) DHCP
7 1 (3.45%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) EPoS
3 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Product Management
2 1 (3.45%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) HNC
1 3 (10.34%) HND
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.45%) Aastra
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Mitel