The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 132 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.18% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 8
Average salary £25,188 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,660 £27,550 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,000 £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
Field Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2220 2223 1987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.65% 93.32% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1665 1618
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,955 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) SLA
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) A+ Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (13.33%) EPoS
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) A+ Certification
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
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