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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 181 175 180
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £24,000 £31,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.40% +41.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,350 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
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
3909 3648 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.95% 94.56% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3231 3188 3199
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (47.37%) MCSE
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (10.53%) Firewall
8 2 (10.53%) NetApp
8 2 (10.53%) Novell
8 2 (10.53%) Pegasus
8 2 (10.53%) Sage
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) UNIX
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco
9 1 (5.26%) DHCP
9 1 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 7

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) MCSE
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Novell
4 2 (10.53%) Pegasus
4 2 (10.53%) Sage
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum + Pension, Training, Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 14 days ago