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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 597 760 681
Rank change year-on-year
+163 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 292 214 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 228 195 289
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +143 268 £26,500 -3.63% 23
South East +96 82 £26,750 -7.75% 5
London +38 51 £27,000 -2.70% 7
South West +39 43 £25,000 -6.71% 1
East of England +12 24 £29,750 +0.84% 2
Surrey +42 22 £26,000 -10.34%
Yorkshire +26 22 £26,500 +15.21% 3
West Midlands +17 21 £23,750 -18.10% 4
West Yorkshire +44 19 £26,500 +20.45% 2
Hampshire +14 18 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Basingstoke +1 16 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Epsom - 15 £26,000 -
Wiltshire +31 14 £25,000 -15.25%
Gloucestershire -5 13 £25,000 -3.84%
North West -19 13 £22,000 -12.00% 1
Swindon +29 12 £25,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +4 12 £19,000 -5.00%
Wales -2 12 £21,500 -4.44%
Berkshire +44 10 £24,000 -4.00% 2
Bradford - 10 £26,750 -
Scotland +27 9 £24,375 -23.22% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 9 £25,000 -7.29%
Milton Keynes +19 9 £25,000 +0.25%
Cheshire +12 9 £19,000 -23.84%
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £19,000 -26.92%
Hertfordshire +2 9 £26,500 +6.00%
Nottingham -2 9 £19,000 -26.92%
Birmingham -4 8 £25,000 -10.71% 2
Gloucester -7 8 £25,000 -3.84%
Mid Wales - 8 - -

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 230 (46.37%) Windows
2 150 (30.24%) Microsoft
3 126 (25.40%) MS Office
4 97 (19.56%) Driving Licence
5 95 (19.15%) Windows Server
5 95 (19.15%) Active Directory
6 92 (18.55%) Telecoms
7 82 (16.53%) VMware
8 75 (15.12%) SLA
9 73 (14.72%) Citrix
10 72 (14.52%) Cisco
11 69 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 68 (13.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 68 (13.71%) LAN
13 67 (13.51%) MS Exchange
13 67 (13.51%) TCP/IP
13 67 (13.51%) MS Excel
14 60 (12.10%) WAN
15 58 (11.69%) Hyper-V
16 55 (11.09%) Windows Server 2012
17 50 (10.08%) Windows 7
17 50 (10.08%) Fat Client
17 50 (10.08%) Thin Client
17 50 (10.08%) Firewall
18 48 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
18 48 (9.68%) Intel
19 44 (8.87%) EPoS
19 44 (8.87%) Electronics
19 44 (8.87%) Degree
20 36 (7.26%) 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 67 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 25 (5.04%) IIS
3 16 (3.23%) CMS
3 16 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.01%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 126 (25.40%) MS Office
2 67 (13.51%) MS Excel
3 24 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (4.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.20%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.20%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 16 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.85%) Office 365
2 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.20%) G Suite
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (13.71%) LAN
2 67 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 60 (12.10%) WAN
4 50 (10.08%) Firewall
5 22 (4.44%) DNS
5 22 (4.44%) SAN
6 21 (4.23%) Wireless
7 20 (4.03%) DHCP
8 19 (3.83%) VPN
9 16 (3.23%) SSL
10 15 (3.02%) 3G
10 15 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (2.62%) 4G
12 11 (2.22%) ATM
12 11 (2.22%) VoIP
13 10 (2.02%) GPRS
14 9 (1.81%) LTE
14 9 (1.81%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (1.81%) SMTP
15 8 (1.61%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.81%) MS Access
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
General
1 92 (18.55%) Telecoms
2 44 (8.87%) Electronics
3 25 (5.04%) Retail
4 24 (4.84%) Finance
5 11 (2.22%) Banking
6 9 (1.81%) Games
7 7 (1.41%) Advertising
8 4 (0.81%) Avionics
8 4 (0.81%) French Language
8 4 (0.81%) German Language
8 4 (0.81%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.60%) Marketing
9 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.23%) .NET
1 16 (3.23%) Ajax
1 16 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 16 (3.23%) CSS
1 16 (3.23%) HTML
2 3 (0.60%) MAPI
3 1 (0.20%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.20%) Flash
3 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 97 (19.56%) Driving Licence
2 50 (10.08%) Fat Client
2 50 (10.08%) Thin Client
3 44 (8.87%) EPoS
4 17 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.22%) iPad
7 10 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.61%) Chip and PIN
9 6 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.01%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (0.81%) PACS
11 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.81%) STB
12 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.40%) Clustering
13 2 (0.40%) Health Informatics
13 2 (0.40%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 230 (46.37%) Windows
2 95 (19.15%) Windows Server
3 68 (13.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (11.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (10.08%) Windows 7
6 32 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.03%) Linux
7 20 (4.03%) Windows 8
8 16 (3.23%) Windows 10
9 15 (3.02%) Windows XP
10 13 (2.62%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.22%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.81%) Android
13 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.20%) Solaris
13 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (7.26%) Line Management
2 26 (5.24%) Presales
3 25 (5.04%) Service Delivery
4 16 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (3.23%) Cash Management
4 16 (3.23%) Service Management
5 14 (2.82%) ITIL
6 6 (1.21%) Time Management
7 5 (1.01%) Analytics
7 5 (1.01%) ERP
8 4 (0.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (0.81%) Logistics
8 4 (0.81%) Migration
8 4 (0.81%) Product Management
8 4 (0.81%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (0.60%) ITIL V3
9 3 (0.60%) Project Management
9 3 (0.60%) Project Planning
10 2 (0.40%) CRM
10 2 (0.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (7.06%) SQL
2 22 (4.44%) Java
3 5 (1.01%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.20%) Python
5 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (8.87%) Degree
3 30 (6.05%) MCSE
4 25 (5.04%) Security Cleared
5 21 (4.23%) DBS Check
6 18 (3.63%) CCNA
6 18 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.63%) MCSA
7 16 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.02%) HNC
9 14 (2.82%) MCP
10 11 (2.22%) CCENT
11 6 (1.21%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.21%) HND
12 5 (1.01%) NVQ Level 3
13 4 (0.81%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.81%) MCTS
14 3 (0.60%) MCITP
14 3 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.40%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (15.12%) SLA
2 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.81%) DICOM
3 4 (0.81%) HL7
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 69 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.22%) XenApp
6 8 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.21%) vSphere
8 5 (1.01%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.60%) Firmware
9 3 (0.60%) XenServer
10 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (1.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (0.40%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) Casper Suite
3 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 150 (30.24%) Microsoft
2 82 (16.53%) VMware
3 73 (14.72%) Citrix
4 72 (14.52%) Cisco
5 48 (9.68%) Intel
6 22 (4.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 22 (4.44%) Ciena
6 22 (4.44%) Huawei
6 22 (4.44%) Nokia
6 22 (4.44%) Tellabs
7 21 (4.23%) HP
8 18 (3.63%) Sage
9 17 (3.43%) Apple
9 17 (3.43%) Oracle
10 16 (3.23%) Mitel
11 15 (3.02%) Dell
11 15 (3.02%) NetApp
12 14 (2.82%) Juniper
13 11 (2.22%) F5
14 10 (2.02%) Meraki
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + car, laptop, mobile, bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
AAP3
Salary: £25000 per annum + Company Car + Fuel Card + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30'000
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton
Networx
Salary: Salary £25,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Van & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wetherby
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Scotland
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Company Van, Pension, Training
Posted: 13 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Company Car
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Van and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Van and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-67000 Per Annum 40-67K base + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago