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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Engineer
UK
Rank 610 675 639
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 237 277 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 218 251 310
Median salary £25,000 £25,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% -4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.77%

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
79794 98559 103528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.43% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66278 82600 85180
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 March 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 1 March 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 +74 220 £25,000 -4.76% 15
London +70 78 £26,000 -6.30% 3
South East +28 42 £23,500 -7.84% 2
South West +34 30 £26,150 +24.52%
East of England +23 21 £24,500 -38.75% 6
West Midlands +32 20 £24,000 -15.78% 1
City of London +49 18 £26,000 -11.86% 2
North West -10 18 £20,250 -19.00% 1
Hertfordshire +7 13 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Lewisham - 12 £22,500 -
Berkshire +24 11 £23,000 +3.37% 1
Cheshire +20 10 £19,000 -
Surrey +47 9 £23,000 -20.68%
Wiltshire +28 9 £25,300 -1.74%
Warrington +13 9 £19,000 -
East Midlands +8 9 £21,600 -13.60% 1
Swindon +25 8 £25,150 -5.09%
Reading +46 7 £23,500 -18.26% 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £25,000 -
Epsom +9 6 £23,000 -24.59%
Croydon +7 6 £24,750 +50.00%
Manchester -26 6 £32,500 +30.00%
Gloucester - 6 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £30,000 -
Hampshire +23 5 £24,000 +6.66%
Devon +12 5 £27,500 +66.66%
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £23,000 -23.33%
Wales +10 5 £21,500 -20.37%
Watford -8 5 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Brighton - 5 £30,000 -

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 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.

1 274 (52.39%) Windows
2 160 (30.59%) Microsoft
3 146 (27.92%) MS Office
4 118 (22.56%) Driving Licence
5 112 (21.41%) Windows Server
6 106 (20.27%) VMware
7 100 (19.12%) Active Directory
8 92 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 89 (17.02%) Hyper-V
10 85 (16.25%) Cisco
11 80 (15.30%) LAN
12 77 (14.72%) MS Excel
12 77 (14.72%) Citrix
13 76 (14.53%) WAN
13 76 (14.53%) Windows 7
13 76 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 73 (13.96%) MS Exchange
15 71 (13.58%) Telecoms
16 67 (12.81%) SLA
17 64 (12.24%) Firewall
18 63 (12.05%) TCP/IP
19 55 (10.52%) Intel
20 54 (10.33%) Thin Client
20 54 (10.33%) Fat Client
21 53 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
22 46 (8.80%) Windows 10
22 46 (8.80%) EPoS
23 45 (8.60%) Windows 8
24 41 (7.84%) DHCP
25 40 (7.65%) DNS

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 73 (13.96%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.07%) IIS
3 26 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (3.82%) Skype for Business
6 19 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (3.25%) CMS
9 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.19%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 146 (27.92%) MS Office
2 77 (14.72%) MS Excel
3 24 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (4.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.38%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 16 (3.06%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.65%) Office 365
2 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.38%) G Suite
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.30%) LAN
2 76 (14.53%) WAN
3 64 (12.24%) Firewall
4 63 (12.05%) TCP/IP
5 41 (7.84%) DHCP
6 40 (7.65%) DNS
7 28 (5.35%) SAN
8 27 (5.16%) SMTP
9 24 (4.59%) VPN
10 22 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (4.02%) SNMP
12 20 (3.82%) Wireless
13 18 (3.44%) Telnet
14 17 (3.25%) Internet
15 16 (3.06%) SSL
16 14 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
17 11 (2.10%) 3G
17 11 (2.10%) VLAN
18 9 (1.72%) ATM
18 9 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
General
1 71 (13.58%) Telecoms
2 40 (7.65%) Electronics
3 23 (4.40%) Finance
4 11 (2.10%) Retail
5 10 (1.91%) Games
5 10 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.53%) Automotive
7 7 (1.34%) Banking
7 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.15%) Advertising
9 4 (0.76%) Avionics
9 4 (0.76%) Marketing
10 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 2 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.25%) .NET
2 16 (3.06%) Ajax
2 16 (3.06%) ASP.NET
2 16 (3.06%) CSS
2 16 (3.06%) HTML
3 7 (1.34%) MAPI
4 2 (0.38%) XML
5 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.19%) ODBC
5 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 118 (22.56%) Driving Licence
2 54 (10.33%) Fat Client
2 54 (10.33%) Thin Client
3 46 (8.80%) EPoS
4 36 (6.88%) Blackberry
5 24 (4.59%) iPad
6 18 (3.44%) Public Cloud
7 17 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.68%) iPhone
9 12 (2.29%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.34%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.15%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.96%) Chip and PIN
12 5 (0.96%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.57%) CCTV
13 3 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.38%) IVR
14 2 (0.38%) Life Science
14 2 (0.38%) NHS
14 2 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 274 (52.39%) Windows
2 112 (21.41%) Windows Server
3 76 (14.53%) Windows 7
3 76 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (8.80%) Windows 10
6 45 (8.60%) Windows 8
7 23 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (3.06%) Linux
9 15 (2.87%) Android
10 10 (1.91%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.53%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.34%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.57%) Unix
14 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (5.54%) Line Management
2 26 (4.97%) Customer Requirements
3 25 (4.78%) Presales
4 19 (3.63%) Service Delivery
5 16 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (3.06%) Cash Management
6 13 (2.49%) ITIL
7 8 (1.53%) Service Management
8 6 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.15%) Project Management
8 6 (1.15%) Time Management
9 5 (0.96%) Analytics
9 5 (0.96%) Migration
9 5 (0.96%) Validation
10 4 (0.76%) Mechatronics
11 3 (0.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (0.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (0.57%) Server Building
11 3 (0.57%) Software Delivery
11 3 (0.57%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.93%) SQL
2 22 (4.21%) Java
3 6 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.38%) PHP
4 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.19%) C
5 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.19%) VB
5 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (5.93%) DBS Check
4 30 (5.74%) CCNA
4 30 (5.74%) Security Cleared
5 29 (5.54%) Degree
6 26 (4.97%) MCSE
7 22 (4.21%) SC Cleared
8 17 (3.25%) MCP
9 13 (2.49%) HNC
9 13 (2.49%) MCSA
10 12 (2.29%) CCNP
11 7 (1.34%) CCENT
12 6 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.96%) CCIE
14 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.57%) CCA
15 3 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
16 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.38%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (12.81%) SLA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) DICOM
3 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 100 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 92 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (17.02%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.59%) XenApp
5 13 (2.49%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.96%) vSphere
7 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.57%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.38%) Firmware
8 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (2.87%) SCCM
2 4 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.38%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.19%) WMI
Vendors
1 160 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 106 (20.27%) VMware
3 85 (16.25%) Cisco
4 77 (14.72%) Citrix
5 55 (10.52%) Intel
6 31 (5.93%) Apple
7 22 (4.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 22 (4.21%) Ciena
7 22 (4.21%) Huawei
7 22 (4.21%) Nokia
7 22 (4.21%) Tellabs
8 17 (3.25%) NetApp
9 16 (3.06%) Mitel
9 16 (3.06%) Oracle
10 15 (2.87%) HP
11 13 (2.49%) Dell
12 10 (1.91%) Meraki
13 8 (1.53%) Sage
13 8 (1.53%) ZyXEL
14 7 (1.34%) CheckPoint
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onezeero.
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 35,000 - 36,000 + car/car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + fully expensed car + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000 per annum + Training + Progression+ Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
North West
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Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago