The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 63 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 16 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.04% 0.95% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.98% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Average salary £27,500 £21,250 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
756 610 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.43% 96.98% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 645 536 543
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 the North East

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the North East

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
Tyne and Wear -9 14 £27,500 +27.90% 2
Durham - 1 £22,500 - 1
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
3 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
7 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
10 5 (29.41%) NetApp
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (23.53%) SAN
11 4 (23.53%) SQL

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
3 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
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