The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 56 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.53% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
531 607 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.48% 96.20% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 434 534 536
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
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 Merseyside

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Southport - 1 £42,500 -
Field Engineer
North West

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware