The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 401 369 356
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 44 55 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 79
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,250 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £49,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(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
Surrey +3 14 £29,060 -10.58% 1
Hampshire -3 12 £26,125 -19.61% 4
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £27,500 -1.78%
West Sussex -12 3 £19,000 +5.55% 2
Berkshire -11 2 £32,500 +41.27% 1
Middlesex - 2 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 1 £26,000 +2.97%
East Sussex - 1 £21,750 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £30,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 68 (62.39%) Microsoft
2 53 (48.62%) Windows
3 47 (43.12%) MS Exchange
4 41 (37.61%) Firewall
5 40 (36.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (32.11%) Cisco
7 29 (26.61%) TCP/IP
8 28 (25.69%) MS Excel
9 26 (23.85%) Active Directory
9 26 (23.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (22.02%) DNS
11 23 (21.10%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2007
12 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (19.27%) Wireless
13 21 (19.27%) CCNA
14 20 (18.35%) DHCP
15 18 (16.51%) Windows XP
15 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (15.60%) Windows 8
16 17 (15.60%) Citrix
16 17 (15.60%) VMware
17 16 (14.68%) MCSE
18 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (12.84%) VPN
19 14 (12.84%) Windows Vista
20 13 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2003
20 13 (11.93%) WAN
21 12 (11.01%) Windows 7

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 47 (43.12%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.75%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (2.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (25.69%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (37.61%) Firewall
2 29 (26.61%) TCP/IP
3 24 (22.02%) DNS
4 21 (19.27%) Wireless
5 20 (18.35%) DHCP
6 14 (12.84%) VPN
7 13 (11.93%) WAN
8 11 (10.09%) LAN
9 9 (8.26%) Internet
10 8 (7.34%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (7.34%) VLAN
11 7 (6.42%) VoIP
12 5 (4.59%) Broadband
13 4 (3.67%) Ethernet
14 3 (2.75%) Structured Cabling
14 3 (2.75%) HSPA
14 3 (2.75%) 3G
14 3 (2.75%) DSL
14 3 (2.75%) H.323
14 3 (2.75%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.59%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Games
3 2 (1.83%) French Language
3 2 (1.83%) German Language
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) COM
1 2 (1.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.67%) DTV
3 4 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.67%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (2.75%) Kindle
4 3 (2.75%) iPhone
4 3 (2.75%) iPad
4 3 (2.75%) Clustering
5 2 (1.83%) EPoS
5 2 (1.83%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.92%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (48.62%) Windows
2 40 (36.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (16.51%) Windows XP
3 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (15.60%) Windows 8
5 14 (12.84%) Windows Vista
6 12 (11.01%) Windows 7
7 10 (9.17%) Linux
8 4 (3.67%) Android
9 3 (2.75%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.75%) UNIX
10 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (7.34%) ITIL
2 5 (4.59%) Time Management
2 5 (4.59%) CRM
2 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
3 4 (3.67%) Service Management
3 4 (3.67%) Migration
3 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.75%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (2.75%) Network Design
4 3 (2.75%) Project Planning
4 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (2.75%) ITSM
4 3 (2.75%) Change Management
5 2 (1.83%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (1.83%) Benchmarking
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL V3
6 1 (0.92%) Line Management
6 1 (0.92%) Mentoring
6 1 (0.92%) Project Management
6 1 (0.92%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.42%) SQL
2 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (21.10%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (19.27%) CCNA
4 16 (14.68%) MCSE
5 10 (9.17%) CCNP
5 10 (9.17%) MCITP
6 9 (8.26%) MCP
7 5 (4.59%) A+ Certification
7 5 (4.59%) MCSA
7 5 (4.59%) MCTS
8 4 (3.67%) MCDST
9 3 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.75%) CCVP
10 2 (1.83%) CCA
10 2 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.83%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (23.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.17%) XenApp
3 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
4 9 (8.26%) Terminal Services
5 8 (7.34%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.75%) vSphere
6 3 (2.75%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.75%) WSUS
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 68 (62.39%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.11%) Cisco
3 17 (15.60%) Citrix
3 17 (15.60%) VMware
4 8 (7.34%) Juniper
4 8 (7.34%) WatchGuard
4 8 (7.34%) Veeam
5 7 (6.42%) Ruckus Wireless
5 7 (6.42%) Motorola
6 6 (5.50%) HP
6 6 (5.50%) Trapeze
7 5 (4.59%) ProCurve
7 5 (4.59%) Apple
7 5 (4.59%) Draytek
8 4 (3.67%) Sage
8 4 (3.67%) Symantec
8 4 (3.67%) Polycom
9 3 (2.75%) Tandberg
9 3 (2.75%) Sophos
9 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
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