The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 63 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% - 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £22,125 - £27,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,025 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,225 - £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Field Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
483 530 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.79% 93.31% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 412 482 417
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Blackburn - 1 £22,250 -
Chorley - 1 £22,000 -
Field Engineer
North West

Field Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) TETRA
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) CCTV
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) TETRA
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse