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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 181 176 177
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.053% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.057% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £24,500 £26,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,450 £19,625
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,050 £25,250
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 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
3855 3527 3669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.15% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3211 3074 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.11%) MS Office
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 2 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) Novell
6 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
6 2 (11.11%) Sage
6 2 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (5.56%) Draytek
7 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.56%) ADSL

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) ADSL
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Novell
4 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
4 2 (11.11%) Sage
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Draytek
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
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