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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 724 722 776
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 203 264 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 176 221 178
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £26,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +5.00%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 2016 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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -45 178 £25,000 -9.09% 27
London +17 54 £31,250 +4.16% 6
South East -10 34 £27,500 +5.76% 4
East of England +19 26 £23,500 -21.66% 1
West Midlands +9 19 £22,220 -9.30% 2
South West +15 16 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland +14 16 £33,000 +37.50%
Edinburgh +18 14 £34,000 +41.66%
East Midlands +12 13 £19,000 -18.27% 2
Hertfordshire +18 12 £23,750 -20.83%
Nottinghamshire - 12 £19,000 - 1
Nottingham - 12 £19,000 - 1
Birmingham -6 10 £22,220 -7.41%
City of London +57 8 £31,500 +12.50% 1
Berkshire -3 8 £35,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire +16 7 £19,100 -36.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £23,500 +11.90% 1
Hampshire +1 7 £34,000 +41.66%
North West -2 7 £27,500 +18.27% 5
Peterborough - 6 £23,500 -
Bristol +25 5 £24,000 +1.05%
Reading +14 5 £35,000 +52.46%
South Yorkshire +9 5 £19,100 -36.33% 2
Manchester +8 5 £32,500 +12.06% 4
Buckinghamshire +21 4 £24,500 -48.42%
Surrey +19 4 £24,000 -12.72%
Sheffield +19 4 £19,100 -36.33% 2
Wiltshire +15 4 £31,500 +57.50%
Swindon +8 4 £31,500 +26.00%
Wimbledon -12 4 £37,000 +13.84%

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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.

1 259 (51.49%) Windows
2 193 (38.37%) Microsoft
3 135 (26.84%) Active Directory
4 112 (22.27%) Windows Server
5 106 (21.07%) HP
6 100 (19.88%) MS Office
6 100 (19.88%) MS Excel
7 93 (18.49%) Driving Licence
8 91 (18.09%) Cisco
9 81 (16.10%) EPoS
10 77 (15.31%) TCP/IP
11 76 (15.11%) Firewall
12 74 (14.71%) Dell
12 74 (14.71%) Security Cleared
13 73 (14.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 69 (13.72%) VMware
15 65 (12.92%) Windows Server 2012
16 64 (12.72%) SC Cleared
17 60 (11.93%) LAN
18 59 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 59 (11.73%) MS Exchange
19 54 (10.74%) Citrix
20 53 (10.54%) Finance
20 53 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
21 48 (9.54%) Windows 7
21 48 (9.54%) WAN
22 46 (9.15%) Hyper-V
23 45 (8.95%) SQL
23 45 (8.95%) Marketing
24 43 (8.55%) Resource 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 59 (11.73%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (3.98%) Skype for Business
3 19 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 100 (19.88%) MS Excel
1 100 (19.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.35%) Office 365
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (15.31%) TCP/IP
2 76 (15.11%) Firewall
3 60 (11.93%) LAN
4 48 (9.54%) WAN
5 43 (8.55%) DNS
6 40 (7.95%) VPN
6 40 (7.95%) Wireless
7 33 (6.56%) DHCP
8 28 (5.57%) VoIP
9 25 (4.97%) SAN
10 14 (2.78%) Network Security
11 13 (2.58%) ATM
11 13 (2.58%) Telepresence
11 13 (2.58%) WebEx
12 12 (2.39%) Ethernet
12 12 (2.39%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (2.39%) VLAN
13 11 (2.19%) DSL
13 11 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (1.99%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.80%) MS Access
3 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
4 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 53 (10.54%) Finance
2 45 (8.95%) Marketing
3 41 (8.15%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.57%) Retail
5 19 (3.78%) Electronics
6 17 (3.38%) German Language
7 13 (2.58%) Banking
7 13 (2.58%) French Language
7 13 (2.58%) Spanish Language
8 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.59%) Law
10 4 (0.80%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Games
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.80%) XML
2 3 (0.60%) Web Services
3 1 (0.20%) .NET
3 1 (0.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 93 (18.49%) Driving Licence
2 81 (16.10%) EPoS
3 40 (7.95%) Health Informatics
3 40 (7.95%) Informatics
4 29 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 26 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.58%) Fat Client
6 18 (3.58%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.79%) Chip and PIN
8 9 (1.79%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
10 7 (1.39%) iPhone
11 6 (1.19%) STB
12 5 (0.99%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.99%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.99%) PACS
13 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 259 (51.49%) Windows
2 112 (22.27%) Windows Server
3 73 (14.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (12.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (9.54%) Windows 7
6 38 (7.55%) Linux
7 30 (5.96%) Mac OS X
8 25 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (4.77%) Windows 8
10 22 (4.37%) Windows XP
11 13 (2.58%) Windows 10
12 8 (1.59%) Android
12 8 (1.59%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.99%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.40%) Unix
16 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (8.55%) Resource Management
2 35 (6.96%) Service Delivery
3 28 (5.57%) Presales
4 26 (5.17%) ITIL
5 13 (2.58%) Project Planning
6 12 (2.39%) Logistics
7 11 (2.19%) Project Management
8 10 (1.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (1.99%) Service Management
9 9 (1.79%) Migration
10 8 (1.59%) Business Development
10 8 (1.59%) ERP
11 6 (1.19%) Product Management
12 5 (0.99%) ITIL V3
12 5 (0.99%) ITSM
12 5 (0.99%) Problem Management
12 5 (0.99%) Time Management
13 4 (0.80%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (0.80%) Configuration Management
13 4 (0.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (8.95%) SQL
2 4 (0.80%) C++
2 4 (0.80%) Java
3 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.40%) C
5 1 (0.20%) Perl
5 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 64 (12.72%) SC Cleared
3 59 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (6.76%) MCSE
6 31 (6.16%) CCNA
7 27 (5.37%) MCP
7 27 (5.37%) MCSA
8 22 (4.37%) Degree
9 17 (3.38%) A+ Certification
10 16 (3.18%) CCENT
10 16 (3.18%) MCITP
11 14 (2.78%) DBS Check
12 9 (1.79%) CCNP
13 8 (1.59%) HNC
13 8 (1.59%) HND
14 7 (1.39%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.60%) MCDST
17 2 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.55%) SLA
2 40 (7.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.80%) DICOM
3 4 (0.80%) HL7
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 135 (26.84%) Active Directory
2 53 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.15%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.97%) Terminal Services
5 15 (2.98%) vSphere
6 13 (2.58%) XenApp
7 12 (2.39%) Firmware
8 10 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.19%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.80%) Xen
12 3 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.40%) XenServer
14 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (2.58%) SCCM
2 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.60%) Opsview
4 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.20%) SafeCom
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 193 (38.37%) Microsoft
2 106 (21.07%) HP
3 91 (18.09%) Cisco
4 74 (14.71%) Dell
5 69 (13.72%) VMware
6 54 (10.74%) Citrix
7 41 (8.15%) Fujitsu
8 34 (6.76%) Apple
9 28 (5.57%) CheckPoint
9 28 (5.57%) Juniper
10 26 (5.17%) IBM
11 22 (4.37%) Blue Coat
11 22 (4.37%) F5
11 22 (4.37%) NetApp
12 17 (3.38%) Kaspersky
13 14 (2.78%) Trend Micro
14 13 (2.58%) EMC
14 13 (2.58%) Polycom
15 12 (2.39%) Intel
15 12 (2.39%) ZyXEL
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