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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 237 225 229
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 16 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.43% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 14
Average salary £29,339 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.56% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,625 £19,950 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,350 £32,175
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6909 7058 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.47% 95.39% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5594 5932 6059
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 5 £29,000 +23.40% 3
Cumbria - 5 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire +4 4 £29,339 +33.35% 1
Cheshire +9 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (48.00%) CCNA
3 12 (48.00%) LAN
3 12 (48.00%) WAN
4 9 (36.00%) VPN
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Wireless
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
7 5 (20.00%) BGP
7 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 5 (20.00%) SNMP
7 5 (20.00%) ADSL
7 5 (20.00%) SHDSL
7 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (16.00%) TETRA
8 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.00%) VoIP
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 3 (12.00%) HTML
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (48.00%) LAN
2 12 (48.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) VPN
4 8 (32.00%) Wireless
5 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 5 (20.00%) OSPF
6 5 (20.00%) BGP
6 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 5 (20.00%) SNMP
6 5 (20.00%) ADSL
6 5 (20.00%) SHDSL
7 4 (16.00%) TETRA
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 3 (12.00%) VoIP
9 2 (8.00%) Network Security
10 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
10 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (4.00%) DHCP
10 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) EPoS
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CCNA
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Mitel
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Penrith
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29338.80 per annum + Vehicle, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago