The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Field Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Engineer
UK
Rank 609 720 616
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -104
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 252 200 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 227 186 333
Median salary £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,051
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £29,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +9.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Field Engineer in the job title.

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 17 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +101 237 £25,150 -13.27% 34
South East +77 58 £26,500 -8.62% 8
London +73 58 £26,000 -10.34% 10
South West +43 43 £25,000 -3.84% 3
East of England +18 23 £26,250 -30.00% 4
West Midlands +15 22 £25,000 -13.79% 4
North West -16 16 £19,000 -24.00% 3
Hampshire +23 14 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Hertfordshire +7 14 £25,250 -36.87% 2
Wiltshire +31 13 £25,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire +19 13 £19,000 -62.00%
City of London +34 12 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Basingstoke - 12 £37,500 - 1
Warrington +24 11 £19,000 -62.00%
Swindon +23 11 £25,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire -14 11 £25,000 -3.84%
Berkshire +39 10 £23,500 -4.08% 1
Yorkshire +25 10 £22,500 -50.00% 1
West Yorkshire +33 9 £22,500 +3.44%
Gloucester -12 8 £25,000 -3.84%
Surrey +36 7 £26,500 -8.62% 1
Scotland +22 7 £21,250 +18.05% 1
East Midlands +16 7 £20,250 -10.00% 3
Birmingham +2 7 £27,500 -4.34% 2
Devon +1 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Reading +32 6 £24,000 -7.69%
Watford -3 6 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Nottingham - 6 £19,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £19,000 - 1
East Sussex - 6 £30,000 - 1

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 265 (52.06%) Windows
2 163 (32.02%) Microsoft
3 151 (29.67%) MS Office
4 109 (21.41%) Driving Licence
5 102 (20.04%) Windows Server
6 94 (18.47%) Active Directory
7 91 (17.88%) Telecoms
8 89 (17.49%) VMware
9 82 (16.11%) Citrix
10 76 (14.93%) LAN
10 76 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 76 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 75 (14.73%) MS Exchange
12 73 (14.34%) MS Excel
12 73 (14.34%) Hyper-V
13 72 (14.15%) Cisco
14 71 (13.95%) SLA
15 70 (13.75%) WAN
16 69 (13.56%) TCP/IP
17 68 (13.36%) Windows 7
18 60 (11.79%) Intel
19 59 (11.59%) Thin Client
19 59 (11.59%) Fat Client
19 59 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 54 (10.61%) Firewall
21 42 (8.25%) Degree
22 41 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
23 39 (7.66%) EPoS
24 38 (7.47%) Electronics
25 36 (7.07%) Line Management

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 75 (14.73%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.88%) IIS
3 26 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.14%) CMS
6 16 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (2.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (2.95%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.18%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 151 (29.67%) MS Office
2 73 (14.34%) MS Excel
3 24 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (4.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.39%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 16 (3.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.48%) Office 365
2 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.39%) G Suite
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.93%) LAN
2 70 (13.75%) WAN
3 69 (13.56%) TCP/IP
4 54 (10.61%) Firewall
5 26 (5.11%) DHCP
5 26 (5.11%) DNS
6 24 (4.72%) SAN
7 22 (4.32%) Wireless
8 20 (3.93%) SMTP
8 20 (3.93%) VPN
9 18 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (3.14%) 3G
10 16 (3.14%) SNMP
10 16 (3.14%) SSL
11 15 (2.95%) Telnet
12 14 (2.75%) 4G
13 12 (2.36%) Internet
14 11 (2.16%) VoIP
15 10 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (1.77%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.20%) MySQL
General
1 91 (17.88%) Telecoms
2 38 (7.47%) Electronics
3 25 (4.91%) Finance
4 17 (3.34%) Retail
5 10 (1.96%) Games
6 6 (1.18%) Advertising
6 6 (1.18%) Banking
7 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.79%) Avionics
8 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.59%) French Language
9 3 (0.59%) German Language
9 3 (0.59%) Marketing
9 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.34%) .NET
2 16 (3.14%) Ajax
2 16 (3.14%) ASP.NET
2 16 (3.14%) CSS
2 16 (3.14%) HTML
3 5 (0.98%) MAPI
4 1 (0.20%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.20%) ODBC
4 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 109 (21.41%) Driving Licence
2 59 (11.59%) Fat Client
2 59 (11.59%) Thin Client
3 39 (7.66%) EPoS
4 25 (4.91%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.34%) iPad
6 14 (2.75%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.55%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.57%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.38%) Chip and PIN
10 7 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.18%) iPhone
12 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.59%) CCTV
13 3 (0.59%) STB
14 2 (0.39%) Informatics
14 2 (0.39%) IVR
14 2 (0.39%) Life Science
14 2 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 265 (52.06%) Windows
2 102 (20.04%) Windows Server
3 76 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (13.36%) Windows 7
5 59 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (6.68%) Windows 8
7 32 (6.29%) Windows 10
8 27 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.55%) Linux
10 12 (2.36%) Windows XP
11 10 (1.96%) Windows Vista
12 9 (1.77%) Android
13 8 (1.57%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (7.07%) Line Management
2 23 (4.52%) Presales
3 22 (4.32%) Service Delivery
4 16 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (3.14%) Cash Management
5 15 (2.95%) ITIL
5 15 (2.95%) Service Management
6 5 (0.98%) Analytics
7 4 (0.79%) Migration
7 4 (0.79%) Project Management
7 4 (0.79%) Time Management
8 3 (0.59%) CRM
8 3 (0.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (0.59%) Project Planning
8 3 (0.59%) Server Building
8 3 (0.59%) Software Delivery
9 2 (0.39%) Change Control
9 2 (0.39%) Mentoring
9 2 (0.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (0.39%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.29%) SQL
2 22 (4.32%) Java
3 6 (1.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.79%) C
5 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.20%) Python
6 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.20%) VB
6 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (8.25%) Degree
2 41 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (5.11%) DBS Check
3 26 (5.11%) MCSE
3 26 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (4.13%) CCNA
6 20 (3.93%) SC Cleared
7 16 (3.14%) MCP
8 15 (2.95%) MCSA
9 10 (1.96%) CCENT
9 10 (1.96%) HNC
10 6 (1.18%) CCNP
11 5 (0.98%) NVQ Level 3
12 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.59%) CCIE
13 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (13.95%) SLA
2 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 94 (18.47%) Active Directory
2 76 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (14.34%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.73%) XenApp
5 13 (2.55%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.98%) vSphere
7 3 (0.59%) Firmware
8 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.39%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.38%) SCCM
2 5 (0.98%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.39%) WSUS
4 1 (0.20%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 163 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 89 (17.49%) VMware
3 82 (16.11%) Citrix
4 72 (14.15%) Cisco
5 60 (11.79%) Intel
6 28 (5.50%) Apple
7 22 (4.32%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 22 (4.32%) Ciena
7 22 (4.32%) Huawei
7 22 (4.32%) Nokia
7 22 (4.32%) Tellabs
8 19 (3.73%) HP
9 17 (3.34%) Mitel
9 17 (3.34%) Oracle
10 16 (3.14%) NetApp
10 16 (3.14%) Sage
11 13 (2.55%) Dell
12 11 (2.16%) Meraki
13 10 (1.96%) ZyXEL
14 9 (1.77%) Juniper
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 per annum + company car and yearly performance bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Car , + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £28525.00 - £31025.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35K
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 - £66000 Per Annum + 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Car, Phone, Laptop, Training, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Training + Progression
Posted: 8 days ago
Horley, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Sheffield, Nottingham or Birmingham
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus car, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Van
Posted: 13 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Gardiff Epos
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Vehicle, Tools, Phone, Laptop, O/T
Posted: 12 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive Salary + Travel
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago