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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 170 172 183
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 19 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 8
Average salary £31,500 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.15% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,350
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -2.04%
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
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Rochdale - 7 £32,500 -
Wigan - 1 - -
Field Engineer
North West

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) IP Telephony
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) ADSL
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (25.00%) WatchGuard
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (12.50%) Information Security
7 3 (12.50%) Time Management
7 3 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
8 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 2 (8.33%) SLA
8 2 (8.33%) EPoS
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (8.33%) Line Management
9 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.17%) CRM

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) IP Telephony
2 7 (29.17%) ADSL
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) 3G
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) 2G
3 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.17%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Information Security
1 3 (12.50%) Time Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) CCDP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos
5 1 (4.17%) Draytek
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