The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 232 241 229
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 22 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 11
Average salary £22,500 £23,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £24,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +4 10 £26,500 +10.41% 1
Cheshire +8 6 £18,000 -16.27% 1
Lancashire +7 5 £22,250 +0.56%
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 8 (23.53%) HP
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
5 7 (20.59%) Dell
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
5 7 (20.59%) DHCP
5 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
6 6 (17.65%) SAN
6 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.71%) Wyse
7 5 (14.71%) Apple
7 5 (14.71%) Terminal Services
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.71%) VPN
8 4 (11.76%) CCNA
8 4 (11.76%) SNMP
8 4 (11.76%) SMTP
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DHCP
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) VPN
4 4 (11.76%) SMTP
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) SNMP
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.88%) 3GPP
7 1 (2.94%) ISDN
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) MPLS
7 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.94%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.94%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) CMDB
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
2 2 (5.88%) VBScript
2 2 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNA
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.76%) CCENT
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) NCDA
3 1 (2.94%) NCIE
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) Terminal Services
4 4 (11.76%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) XenServer
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) HP
3 7 (20.59%) Dell
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 5 (14.71%) Wyse
5 5 (14.71%) Apple
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) Sophos
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Motorola
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
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