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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 704 682 761
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 231 280 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 201 244 195
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -4.58%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -25 205 £26,000 -7.14% 28
London -18 69 £31,000 +3.33% 10
South East +23 38 £29,000 +16.00% 7
East of England +28 33 £23,500 -21.66% 2
West Midlands +5 22 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Scotland +5 15 £33,500 +39.58% 1
Hertfordshire +22 14 £24,000 -23.80% 2
Edinburgh +17 13 £34,250 +42.70% 1
North West +10 12 £27,500 +10.00% 4
South West 0 12 £24,000 - 2
City of London +52 10 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £23,500 +11.90%
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £32,500 -31.57%
Yorkshire +24 9 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Berkshire 0 9 £35,000 +42.85%
Hampshire +9 8 £35,000 +45.83%
East Midlands +8 8 £24,000 +3.22%
Birmingham -7 8 £22,440 -6.50%
Manchester +1 7 £32,500 +12.06% 3
Nottinghamshire - 7 £24,000 -
Nottingham - 7 £24,000 -
Shropshire - 7 £22,500 -
South Yorkshire +15 6 £19,100 -36.33%
Peterborough - 6 £23,500 -
Sheffield +16 5 £19,100 -36.33%
Telford - 5 £26,000 -
Surrey +27 4 £30,500 +10.90% 1
Hemel Hempstead +18 4 £24,000 -12.72%
Wiltshire +14 4 £31,500 +43.18%
Swindon +14 4 £31,500 +26.00%

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 267 (49.26%) Windows
2 211 (38.93%) Microsoft
3 151 (27.86%) Active Directory
4 126 (23.25%) HP
5 121 (22.32%) MS Excel
6 118 (21.77%) Windows Server
7 106 (19.56%) MS Office
8 100 (18.45%) Cisco
9 95 (17.53%) Dell
10 89 (16.42%) Firewall
10 89 (16.42%) Driving Licence
11 87 (16.05%) EPoS
12 86 (15.87%) Security Cleared
13 83 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
14 79 (14.58%) VMware
15 76 (14.02%) SC Cleared
16 75 (13.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 74 (13.65%) TCP/IP
18 69 (12.73%) Finance
19 65 (11.99%) Citrix
20 64 (11.81%) MS Exchange
21 62 (11.44%) Marketing
22 61 (11.25%) Resource Management
23 60 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
24 59 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
25 57 (10.52%) LAN
25 57 (10.52%) Fujitsu
26 56 (10.33%) Informatics
26 56 (10.33%) Health Informatics
26 56 (10.33%) Disclosure Scotland

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 64 (11.81%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (4.61%) Skype for Business
4 23 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 121 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 106 (19.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.75%) Office 365
2 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 89 (16.42%) Firewall
2 74 (13.65%) TCP/IP
3 57 (10.52%) LAN
4 50 (9.23%) DNS
5 49 (9.04%) VPN
6 46 (8.49%) Wireless
7 41 (7.56%) WAN
8 36 (6.64%) DHCP
8 36 (6.64%) VoIP
9 26 (4.80%) SAN
10 20 (3.69%) Telepresence
11 17 (3.14%) VLAN
12 16 (2.95%) xDSL
13 14 (2.58%) Network Security
14 13 (2.40%) DSL
14 13 (2.40%) GSM
15 11 (2.03%) Ethernet
15 11 (2.03%) IP Telephony
15 11 (2.03%) IPsec
15 11 (2.03%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.55%) MS Access
5 1 (0.18%) MySQL
5 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 69 (12.73%) Finance
2 62 (11.44%) Marketing
3 43 (7.93%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.87%) Retail
5 17 (3.14%) Electronics
6 15 (2.77%) German Language
7 11 (2.03%) French Language
7 11 (2.03%) Spanish Language
8 9 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.48%) Banking
9 8 (1.48%) Law
10 6 (1.11%) Games
11 4 (0.74%) Advertising
11 4 (0.74%) Billing
12 2 (0.37%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.74%) XML
2 3 (0.55%) Web Services
3 2 (0.37%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.18%) .NET
4 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (16.42%) Driving Licence
2 87 (16.05%) EPoS
3 56 (10.33%) Health Informatics
3 56 (10.33%) Informatics
4 34 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (6.09%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (2.58%) Fat Client
7 14 (2.58%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.66%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.48%) Mobile Computing
10 7 (1.29%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.29%) iPhone
11 6 (1.11%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.92%) Chip and PIN
12 5 (0.92%) STB
13 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.74%) PACS
14 3 (0.55%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 267 (49.26%) Windows
2 118 (21.77%) Windows Server
3 83 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (13.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (10.15%) Windows 7
6 38 (7.01%) Linux
7 32 (5.90%) Mac OS X
8 30 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (4.43%) Windows 8
10 21 (3.87%) Windows XP
11 12 (2.21%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.85%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.11%) Android
13 6 (1.11%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.37%) Unix
16 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (11.25%) Resource Management
2 41 (7.56%) Service Delivery
3 33 (6.09%) Presales
4 30 (5.54%) ITIL
5 19 (3.51%) Project Planning
6 14 (2.58%) Migration
6 14 (2.58%) Product Management
7 13 (2.40%) Service Management
8 11 (2.03%) Logistics
9 10 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (1.85%) Project Management
10 8 (1.48%) Business Development
10 8 (1.48%) ERP
10 8 (1.48%) ITSM
11 6 (1.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (1.11%) Problem Management
11 6 (1.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (0.92%) Line Management
13 4 (0.74%) Coaching
13 4 (0.74%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 43 (7.93%) SQL
2 5 (0.92%) Java
3 4 (0.74%) C++
4 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.18%) C
5 1 (0.18%) Perl
5 1 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 86 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 76 (14.02%) SC Cleared
3 60 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (6.27%) CCNA
6 32 (5.90%) MCSE
7 29 (5.35%) MCP
8 25 (4.61%) MCSA
9 22 (4.06%) Degree
10 18 (3.32%) A+ Certification
11 17 (3.14%) MCITP
12 15 (2.77%) CCENT
13 12 (2.21%) DBS Check
14 9 (1.66%) CCNP
15 8 (1.48%) HNC
15 8 (1.48%) HND
16 6 (1.11%) DV Cleared
17 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
18 2 (0.37%) MCDST
18 2 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 50 (9.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.55%) DICOM
3 3 (0.55%) HL7
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 151 (27.86%) Active Directory
2 59 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.49%) Hyper-V
4 29 (5.35%) Terminal Services
5 17 (3.14%) XenApp
6 15 (2.77%) vSphere
7 11 (2.03%) Firmware
8 9 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.74%) Xen
10 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.55%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.40%) SCCM
2 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.55%) Opsview
3 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.18%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.18%) QRadar
4 1 (0.18%) SafeCom
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 211 (38.93%) Microsoft
2 126 (23.25%) HP
3 100 (18.45%) Cisco
4 95 (17.53%) Dell
5 79 (14.58%) VMware
6 65 (11.99%) Citrix
7 57 (10.52%) Fujitsu
8 34 (6.27%) Apple
9 31 (5.72%) IBM
10 26 (4.80%) NetApp
11 25 (4.61%) CheckPoint
11 25 (4.61%) Juniper
12 19 (3.51%) Blue Coat
12 19 (3.51%) F5
12 19 (3.51%) Polycom
13 15 (2.77%) Kaspersky
14 14 (2.58%) EMC
15 13 (2.40%) ZyXEL
16 12 (2.21%) NETGEAR
16 12 (2.21%) Trend Micro
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, PMI, other
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £43k per annum plus car
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21687 - £26399 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Standby Allowance + Overtime + Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive Salary + Travel
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
New Malden
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Van,Pen,BUPA,Bon,OT
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Van,Pen,BUPA,Bon,OT
Posted: 20 days ago
Brentford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Van,Pen,BUPA,Bon,OT
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AAP3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Croydon
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + car,hol,OT,pen,mob,lap
Posted: 21 days ago
Stevenage
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheshunt
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago