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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 398 376 371
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 45 66 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 70
Average salary £28,500 £29,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +15.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £18,875 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £67,500 £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
20683 19896 21320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 95.00% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16224 16447 18215
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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
Hampshire -6 12 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Surrey -17 12 £29,000 -14.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £28,000 -10.40% 1
Berkshire -19 5 £32,500 +42.84% 2
West Sussex -12 2 £24,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire -6 1 £26,000 +2.97%
Home Counties - 1 £30,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £21,750 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 60 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 56 (59.57%) Windows
3 41 (43.62%) MS Exchange
3 41 (43.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (35.11%) Firewall
5 31 (32.98%) MS Excel
6 30 (31.91%) Cisco
7 28 (29.79%) Active Directory
8 24 (25.53%) DNS
9 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (21.28%) DHCP
13 19 (20.21%) Wireless
13 19 (20.21%) TCP/IP
13 19 (20.21%) Windows XP
13 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (19.15%) Windows 8
14 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (18.09%) Citrix
16 16 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (15.96%) VPN
18 14 (14.89%) CCNA
18 14 (14.89%) VMware
18 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 14 (14.89%) Windows Vista
18 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (14.89%) Windows 7
19 11 (11.70%) ITIL
19 11 (11.70%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 41 (43.62%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (7.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.19%) Lync
6 3 (3.19%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.06%) IIS
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (32.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.11%) Firewall
2 24 (25.53%) DNS
3 20 (21.28%) DHCP
4 19 (20.21%) TCP/IP
4 19 (20.21%) Wireless
5 15 (15.96%) VPN
6 10 (10.64%) Internet
7 9 (9.57%) WAN
8 8 (8.51%) VLAN
9 7 (7.45%) LAN
9 7 (7.45%) VoIP
10 6 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (5.32%) Broadband
12 3 (3.19%) 3G
12 3 (3.19%) DSL
12 3 (3.19%) H.323
12 3 (3.19%) HSPA
12 3 (3.19%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.06%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.06%) Banking
2 1 (1.06%) Retail
2 1 (1.06%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) .NET
1 2 (2.13%) COM
2 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Blackberry
1 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.19%) iPhone
3 3 (3.19%) iPad
3 3 (3.19%) Clustering
3 3 (3.19%) Kindle
4 2 (2.13%) EPoS
4 2 (2.13%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
5 1 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 56 (59.57%) Windows
2 41 (43.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (20.21%) Windows XP
3 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (19.15%) Windows 8
4 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (14.89%) Windows 7
5 14 (14.89%) Windows Vista
6 9 (9.57%) Linux
7 5 (5.32%) Android
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.19%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.70%) ITIL
2 6 (6.38%) Service Management
3 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
3 5 (5.32%) Time Management
3 5 (5.32%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (4.26%) Migration
5 3 (3.19%) Project Planning
5 3 (3.19%) Change Management
5 3 (3.19%) ITSM
6 2 (2.13%) CRM
6 2 (2.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.06%) Project Management
7 1 (1.06%) Business Development
7 1 (1.06%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.06%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.06%) Line Management
7 1 (1.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (14.89%) CCNA
4 10 (10.64%) MCSE
5 8 (8.51%) MCITP
6 7 (7.45%) MCP
6 7 (7.45%) CCNP
7 5 (5.32%) MCSA
7 5 (5.32%) MCTS
8 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.26%) MCDST
9 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.19%) CCVP
9 3 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.13%) CCA
10 2 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.06%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.64%) XenApp
3 10 (10.64%) XenDesktop
4 9 (9.57%) Terminal Services
5 8 (8.51%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.19%) vSphere
6 3 (3.19%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) WSUS
1 3 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 30 (31.91%) Cisco
3 17 (18.09%) Citrix
4 14 (14.89%) VMware
5 9 (9.57%) Juniper
6 8 (8.51%) Motorola
6 8 (8.51%) HP
6 8 (8.51%) WatchGuard
6 8 (8.51%) Veeam
6 8 (8.51%) Ruckus Wireless
7 7 (7.45%) Trapeze
8 5 (5.32%) Draytek
8 5 (5.32%) ProCurve
8 5 (5.32%) Apple
9 4 (4.26%) Sage
9 4 (4.26%) Symantec
9 4 (4.26%) Polycom
10 3 (3.19%) Tandberg
10 3 (3.19%) Sophos
10 3 (3.19%) BT
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