The first table below looks at the demand for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 30 July 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 700 727 675
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 202 160 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 177 126 197
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,600
% change year-on-year
- -2.34%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Field Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Field Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +17 190 £26,250 +5.00% 46
South East -9 49 £28,120 +2.25% 6
London -53 38 £27,500 +5.76% 7
East of England -1 25 £26,500 +12.76% 8
Yorkshire -5 23 £23,000 -38.66% 10
North West +16 22 £24,500 +3.15% 3
South West -4 22 £23,000 -8.00% 4
Surrey +8 17 £28,120 +8.15% 1
Manchester +8 15 £24,500 +2.08% 2
West Yorkshire - 13 £23,000 - 7
Hampshire -4 12 £26,125 -0.47% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 10 £42,250 +53.63%
East Midlands -7 9 £24,000 -2.04% 4
Berkshire -2 8 £47,500 +90.00%
City of London -5 8 £27,250 +21.11% 3
Middlesex - 8 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £29,000 +3.57% 2
West Sussex +1 6 £21,000 -35.38% 1
Bristol -4 6 £21,500 -14.00%
Bradford - 6 £23,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £19,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 6 £29,000 -
Derbyshire -9 5 £26,250 +7.14% 1
Devon - 5 £21,500 - 2
Wakefield - 5 £22,000 -
Cranleigh - 5 £28,120 -
Luton - 5 £18,750 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £24,000 - 1
Scotland -7 4 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Hertfordshire -18 4 £26,500 +10.41% 1

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 234 (49.37%) Windows
2 206 (43.46%) Microsoft
3 132 (27.85%) Active Directory
4 126 (26.58%) MS Exchange
5 105 (22.15%) MS Excel
6 104 (21.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (21.73%) Cisco
8 93 (19.62%) TCP/IP
9 86 (18.14%) Firewall
10 77 (16.24%) LAN
11 73 (15.40%) Cisco Certification
12 72 (15.19%) VMware
13 70 (14.77%) MS Office
14 68 (14.35%) CCNA
15 66 (13.92%) WAN
16 61 (12.87%) Windows XP
17 59 (12.45%) Windows 8
18 58 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
18 58 (12.24%) Windows 7
18 58 (12.24%) DNS
19 56 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003
20 54 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
21 53 (11.18%) Telecoms
22 52 (10.97%) HP
23 50 (10.55%) Hyper-V
24 49 (10.34%) Wireless
25 47 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2007
26 46 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
26 46 (9.70%) Citrix
26 46 (9.70%) DHCP

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 126 (26.58%) MS Exchange
2 58 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.69%) IIS
9 6 (1.27%) Lync
10 4 (0.84%) Apache
11 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.42%) SAS
12 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 105 (22.15%) MS Excel
2 70 (14.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.16%) Office 365
2 3 (0.63%) IaaS
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (19.62%) TCP/IP
2 86 (18.14%) Firewall
3 77 (16.24%) LAN
4 66 (13.92%) WAN
5 58 (12.24%) DNS
6 49 (10.34%) Wireless
7 46 (9.70%) DHCP
8 45 (9.49%) VPN
9 29 (6.12%) Internet
10 24 (5.06%) SAN
11 22 (4.64%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (4.01%) BGP
13 17 (3.59%) OSPF
14 16 (3.38%) Ethernet
15 14 (2.95%) TETRA
15 14 (2.95%) ADSL
16 11 (2.32%) VLAN
16 11 (2.32%) SNMP
16 11 (2.32%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (2.32%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.63%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.21%) MS Access
General
1 53 (11.18%) Telecoms
2 23 (4.85%) Finance
3 15 (3.16%) Electronics
4 13 (2.74%) Marketing
5 12 (2.53%) Retail
6 8 (1.69%) French Language
6 8 (1.69%) Advertising
7 7 (1.48%) German Language
8 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.05%) Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Games
11 2 (0.42%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.05%) Web Services
2 3 (0.63%) Spring
2 3 (0.63%) Middleware
2 3 (0.63%) COM
2 3 (0.63%) Flash
3 2 (0.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.21%) SOAP
4 1 (0.21%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.64%) EPoS
2 15 (3.16%) Blackberry
3 10 (2.11%) PDA
4 8 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (1.69%) Firmware
4 8 (1.69%) CLARiiON
5 7 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.48%) Celerra
6 6 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.05%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.05%) DTV
8 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.84%) iPhone
8 4 (0.84%) Clustering
9 3 (0.63%) PACS
9 3 (0.63%) Kindle
9 3 (0.63%) iPad
10 2 (0.42%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.42%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 234 (49.37%) Windows
2 104 (21.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (12.87%) Windows XP
4 59 (12.45%) Windows 8
5 58 (12.24%) Windows 7
6 56 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (9.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (7.59%) Windows Vista
9 28 (5.91%) Linux
10 15 (3.16%) Apple iOS
11 13 (2.74%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.32%) UNIX
13 7 (1.48%) Windows 2000
14 5 (1.05%) Android
15 3 (0.63%) IRIX
15 3 (0.63%) AIX
15 3 (0.63%) HPUX
15 3 (0.63%) Solaris
15 3 (0.63%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (7.17%) ITIL
2 25 (5.27%) Service Delivery
3 21 (4.43%) Project Management
4 17 (3.59%) Incident Management
5 15 (3.16%) Problem Management
6 14 (2.95%) Service Management
7 11 (2.32%) Migration
7 11 (2.32%) Time Management
8 8 (1.69%) CRM
8 8 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (1.27%) Service Desk Management
9 6 (1.27%) Software Deployment
9 6 (1.27%) Project Planning
10 4 (0.84%) Network Design
10 4 (0.84%) Data Security
11 3 (0.63%) Change Management
11 3 (0.63%) Asset Management
11 3 (0.63%) Programme Management
11 3 (0.63%) Benchmarking
11 3 (0.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.54%) SQL
2 8 (1.69%) Java
3 7 (1.48%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.27%) C
5 3 (0.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.21%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.21%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.21%) C++
6 1 (0.21%) Python
6 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 73 (15.40%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (14.35%) CCNA
3 54 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (6.75%) MCSE
5 22 (4.64%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.80%) MCP
7 16 (3.38%) Degree
8 15 (3.16%) CCNP
8 15 (3.16%) MCITP
8 15 (3.16%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.11%) MCSA
9 10 (2.11%) A+ Certification
10 6 (1.27%) HNC
10 6 (1.27%) MCDST
11 5 (1.05%) MCTS
11 5 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.63%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.63%) HND
12 3 (0.63%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.63%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.63%) QA
4 2 (0.42%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 132 (27.85%) Active Directory
2 50 (10.55%) Hyper-V
3 46 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (5.27%) Terminal Services
5 19 (4.01%) XenApp
6 12 (2.53%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.11%) vSphere
9 4 (0.84%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 3 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.63%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.53%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.69%) SCCM
3 6 (1.27%) WSUS
4 5 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.84%) DameWare
6 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 206 (43.46%) Microsoft
2 103 (21.73%) Cisco
3 72 (15.19%) VMware
4 52 (10.97%) HP
5 46 (9.70%) Citrix
6 24 (5.06%) NetApp
7 21 (4.43%) Apple
7 21 (4.43%) Symantec
8 18 (3.80%) IBM
9 15 (3.16%) Dell
10 13 (2.74%) WatchGuard
11 11 (2.32%) Fujitsu
12 10 (2.11%) Sun
13 9 (1.90%) EMC
13 9 (1.90%) Sophos
13 9 (1.90%) Veeam
14 8 (1.69%) Juniper
15 6 (1.27%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.27%) Sage
16 5 (1.05%) Mitel
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