The first table below looks at the demand for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 22 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 220 234 243
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 22 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 10
Average salary £24,500 £23,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,750 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,600
% change year-on-year
- -2.34%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Manchester +13 14 £24,500 +3.15% 2
Merseyside +1 3 £25,000 -
Cheshire +5 2 £21,500 +8.86%
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £22,250 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco
5 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (31.58%) CCNA
5 12 (31.58%) LAN
5 12 (31.58%) WAN
6 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (23.68%) MCSE
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (21.05%) Wireless
9 7 (18.42%) VMware
9 7 (18.42%) DNS
10 6 (15.79%) VPN
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
11 5 (13.16%) SNMP
11 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
11 5 (13.16%) ADSL
11 5 (13.16%) SHDSL
11 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.16%) OSPF
11 5 (13.16%) BGP
12 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
12 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
12 4 (10.53%) TETRA
13 3 (7.89%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) LAN
1 12 (31.58%) WAN
2 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 8 (21.05%) Wireless
4 7 (18.42%) DNS
5 6 (15.79%) VPN
6 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
6 5 (13.16%) SNMP
6 5 (13.16%) ADSL
6 5 (13.16%) SHDSL
6 5 (13.16%) OSPF
6 5 (13.16%) BGP
7 4 (10.53%) TETRA
8 3 (7.89%) DHCP
9 2 (5.26%) Firewall
10 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.63%) Network Security
10 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.63%) CMDB
1 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (2.63%) Release Management
4 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (31.58%) CCNA
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Novell
5 2 (5.26%) Pegasus
5 2 (5.26%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) Wyse
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
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