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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank - 53 51
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.27% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £23,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.48%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Field Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 352 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.31% 95.39% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 582 333 396
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft