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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 221 229 252
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 27 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 15
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -2.04%
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
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 30 January 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 +2 19 £31,500 +21.15% 5
Cumbria - 4 £21,000 -
Merseyside +14 3 £23,000 +4.54% 2
Cheshire - 1 £20,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (53.66%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 11 (26.83%) Firewall
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
6 9 (21.95%) ADSL
7 8 (19.51%) Citrix
7 8 (19.51%) Cisco
7 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (17.07%) IP Telephony
8 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.63%) WatchGuard
10 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
10 5 (12.20%) MS Office
10 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
11 4 (9.76%) Wireless
11 4 (9.76%) Symantec
11 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
11 4 (9.76%) SQL
11 4 (9.76%) HP
11 4 (9.76%) SLA
11 4 (9.76%) WAN
11 4 (9.76%) VPN
11 4 (9.76%) SonicWALL
11 4 (9.76%) Draytek
12 3 (7.32%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) ADSL
3 7 (17.07%) IP Telephony
4 4 (9.76%) Wireless
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) VPN
5 3 (7.32%) GPRS
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) DNS
6 2 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.44%) 4G
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.44%) IPv4
7 1 (2.44%) SAN
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) 3G
7 1 (2.44%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) EPoS
1 2 (4.88%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.44%) iPad
2 1 (2.44%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.44%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.32%) Time Management
1 3 (7.32%) Information Security
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL
2 2 (4.88%) Line Management
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.44%) Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.44%) CRM
3 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.88%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) MCSA
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) CCDP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) WatchGuard
5 4 (9.76%) Symantec
5 4 (9.76%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) SonicWALL
5 4 (9.76%) Draytek
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) Sophos
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