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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 684 756 760
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 227 211 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 165 181 193
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +4.80%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +56 206 £26,000 -5.45% 29
South East +60 49 £27,500 -2.65% 6
London +25 42 £27,750 -2.63% 8
East Midlands +30 30 £19,000 -28.97% 1
East of England +21 28 £28,000 -5.08% 6
South West +7 24 £25,000 +5.26% 1
Surrey +38 17 £24,500 -10.90% 2
Yorkshire +21 17 £27,500 +6.79% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 16 £19,000 -26.92%
Nottingham +11 15 £19,000 -26.92%
West Midlands 0 12 £22,000 -16.98% 5
Scotland +33 11 £27,500 -6.77% 1
Hertfordshire +10 11 £26,000 -1.88%
Epsom - 11 £25,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +19 10 £27,750 +11.00% 1
Berkshire +29 9 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Bromley - 9 £22,000 -
Edinburgh - 9 £27,500 -
North West -17 8 £21,000 -10.92% 1
M4 Corridor - 7 £27,500 -
Derbyshire +35 6 - - 1
Reading +22 6 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Swindon +10 6 £30,000 +20.00%
Wiltshire +7 6 £30,000 +50.00%
Bradford -12 6 £28,000 -37.77%
Derby - 6 - - 1
Cornwall - 6 - -
Cambridge +14 5 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South Yorkshire +13 5 £33,750 +3.05%
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £40,000 -11.11% 3

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 236 (51.53%) Windows
2 141 (30.79%) Microsoft
3 122 (26.64%) Active Directory
4 99 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 99 (21.62%) Driving Licence
5 83 (18.12%) TCP/IP
5 83 (18.12%) MS Office
6 69 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (14.41%) Cisco
7 66 (14.41%) VMware
8 64 (13.97%) MS Exchange
9 63 (13.76%) Citrix
10 62 (13.54%) Telecoms
11 61 (13.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 61 (13.32%) LAN
11 61 (13.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 56 (12.23%) Windows 7
13 55 (12.01%) WAN
14 53 (11.57%) Hyper-V
15 51 (11.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (11.14%) Firewall
16 50 (10.92%) EPoS
17 48 (10.48%) MS Excel
18 42 (9.17%) Linux
19 40 (8.73%) SLA
19 40 (8.73%) Degree
20 39 (8.52%) HP
21 38 (8.30%) MCSE
21 38 (8.30%) SQL
21 38 (8.30%) Security Cleared

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 (13.97%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.87%) IIS
7 4 (0.87%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.22%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 83 (18.12%) MS Office
2 48 (10.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.64%) Office 365
2 4 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (18.12%) TCP/IP
2 61 (13.32%) LAN
3 55 (12.01%) WAN
4 51 (11.14%) Firewall
5 32 (6.99%) DNS
6 28 (6.11%) Wireless
7 25 (5.46%) DHCP
8 23 (5.02%) VPN
9 15 (3.28%) ATM
9 15 (3.28%) WebEx
10 14 (3.06%) SAN
11 12 (2.62%) VoIP
12 11 (2.40%) Ethernet
12 11 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.97%) Broadband
13 9 (1.97%) Telepresence
14 8 (1.75%) GPRS
14 8 (1.75%) IP Telephony
14 8 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (1.75%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.87%) MS Access
3 1 (0.22%) MySQL
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 62 (13.54%) Telecoms
2 29 (6.33%) Retail
3 26 (5.68%) Electronics
4 24 (5.24%) Finance
5 19 (4.15%) German Language
6 15 (3.28%) French Language
6 15 (3.28%) Spanish Language
7 14 (3.06%) Banking
8 6 (1.31%) Advertising
8 6 (1.31%) Marketing
9 5 (1.09%) Games
9 5 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.44%) Law
10 2 (0.44%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.87%) Web Services
1 4 (0.87%) XML
2 1 (0.22%) .NET
2 1 (0.22%) Ajax
2 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.22%) CSS
2 1 (0.22%) Flash
2 1 (0.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (21.62%) Driving Licence
2 50 (10.92%) EPoS
3 25 (5.46%) Fat Client
3 25 (5.46%) Thin Client
4 15 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.18%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.97%) Chip and PIN
7 9 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.75%) Mobile Computing
9 7 (1.53%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.31%) STB
11 5 (1.09%) PACS
12 4 (0.87%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.66%) iPad
13 3 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 236 (51.53%) Windows
2 99 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 69 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (13.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (12.23%) Windows 7
6 42 (9.17%) Linux
7 34 (7.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (5.46%) Windows 8
9 23 (5.02%) Mac OS X
10 17 (3.71%) Windows XP
11 16 (3.49%) Windows 10
12 12 (2.62%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.31%) Android
14 2 (0.44%) Unix
15 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.22%) Solaris
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (8.08%) Service Delivery
2 29 (6.33%) Presales
3 17 (3.71%) ITIL
4 16 (3.49%) Service Management
5 14 (3.06%) Line Management
6 11 (2.40%) Logistics
7 9 (1.97%) Project Planning
8 8 (1.75%) ERP
9 6 (1.31%) Project Management
10 5 (1.09%) ITIL V3
10 5 (1.09%) Time Management
11 4 (0.87%) Business Development
11 4 (0.87%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.87%) Configuration Management
11 4 (0.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (0.87%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (0.87%) Product Management
11 4 (0.87%) Server Virtualisation
12 3 (0.66%) Migration
12 3 (0.66%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (8.30%) SQL
2 8 (1.75%) Java
3 4 (0.87%) C++
4 3 (0.66%) C
4 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.44%) Python
6 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (13.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (8.73%) Degree
3 38 (8.30%) MCSE
3 38 (8.30%) Security Cleared
4 31 (6.77%) SC Cleared
5 26 (5.68%) MCSA
6 21 (4.59%) MCP
7 20 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (4.37%) DBS Check
8 16 (3.49%) CCNA
9 13 (2.84%) MCITP
10 11 (2.40%) HNC
11 10 (2.18%) A+ Certification
11 10 (2.18%) CCENT
11 10 (2.18%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.75%) HND
13 5 (1.09%) NVQ Level 3
14 4 (0.87%) CCNP
15 3 (0.66%) MCDST
15 3 (0.66%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.73%) SLA
2 4 (0.87%) DICOM
2 4 (0.87%) HL7
2 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 122 (26.64%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 51 (11.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.28%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.40%) vSphere
6 7 (1.53%) Firmware
6 7 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.53%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.31%) XenApp
8 4 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.66%) XenServer
10 2 (0.44%) Xen
11 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.53%) SCCM
2 6 (1.31%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.22%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.22%) SafeCom
4 1 (0.22%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (30.79%) Microsoft
2 66 (14.41%) Cisco
2 66 (14.41%) VMware
3 63 (13.76%) Citrix
4 39 (8.52%) HP
5 34 (7.42%) Apple
6 32 (6.99%) Juniper
7 29 (6.33%) F5
8 26 (5.68%) Blue Coat
8 26 (5.68%) CheckPoint
8 26 (5.68%) Dell
9 23 (5.02%) Sage
10 22 (4.80%) Intel
11 18 (3.93%) NetApp
12 16 (3.49%) Kaspersky
12 16 (3.49%) Trend Micro
13 13 (2.84%) Mitel
14 10 (2.18%) IBM
14 10 (2.18%) ZyXEL
15 9 (1.97%) Polycom
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Salary: basic £25k + £2k bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 per annum
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum + company van, mobile and laptop
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
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Epsom
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Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per month + CC
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Cambridge
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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