The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 181 171 167
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 7 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.54% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 4
Average salary £29,000 £23,500 £32,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% -26.84%
UK excluding London average salary £29,339 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+24.84% -2.08%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3837 3921 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 95.52% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3194 3391 3285
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Field Engineer
North West

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 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (9.09%) Firmware
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco