The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 19 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.82% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.45% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £28,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -31.32%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Field Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 223 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.61% 89.20% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 60 160 134
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Field Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SSL

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens