The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 173 169 183
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 11 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.42% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.43% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 5
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -25.86%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £29,669
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -15.73%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3384 3492 3826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.76% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2870 2848 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 4 (21.05%) DHCP
5 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) DSL
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) GPON
5 4 (21.05%) Office 365
5 4 (21.05%) STB
5 4 (21.05%) Xen
5 4 (21.05%) SCCM
5 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
6 3 (15.79%) Presales
6 3 (15.79%) Polycom
6 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) DSL
2 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
2 4 (21.05%) GPON
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) Telepresence
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
1 4 (21.05%) STB
2 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
2 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
2 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.26%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Presales
1 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
1 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCTS
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Polycom
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
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