The first table below looks at the demand for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 644 594 688
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +94
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 280 289 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 242 241 190
Average salary £28,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £33,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,339 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+24.84% -2.08%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -50 253 £27,500 +14.58% 33
London -24 89 £27,500 +7.84% 5
South East +8 86 £27,500 +14.58% 9
East of England -23 23 £29,250 +32.95% 3
Surrey +13 21 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Scotland -13 20 £30,000 +33.33% 4
North West -11 18 £29,169 +26.82% 3
East Midlands -22 16 £30,000 +33.33% 4
Hampshire -2 15 £27,500 +19.56% 6
City of London -11 13 £40,000 +75.82%
South West -7 12 £24,000 - 8
Oxfordshire -7 12 £35,000 +60.91%
Oxford -1 11 £35,000 +60.91%
Berkshire -7 10 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Derbyshire - 9 £29,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +14 8 £25,000 -12.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £27,500 +14.58%
Manchester -10 7 £29,000 +23.40% 1
Havant - 7 £27,500 -
Derby - 7 £30,000 - 1
Cambridge +5 6 £37,500 +76.47%
West Sussex +4 6 £22,750 -20.17%
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £37,500 +76.47%
Reading -10 6 £30,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -15 6 £26,500 +17.77%
Middlesex +11 5 £33,750 +8.87%
Highlands +11 5 £30,000 +37.93%
Nottingham +3 5 £30,000 +31.86% 1
Nottinghamshire -6 5 £30,000 +31.86% 1
Cumbria - 5 £32,500 - 1

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Field Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Engineer in their job title.

1 221 (50.34%) Windows
2 153 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 97 (22.10%) Active Directory
4 95 (21.64%) MS Exchange
5 92 (20.96%) TCP/IP
6 90 (20.50%) Cisco
7 81 (18.45%) Cisco Certification
8 79 (18.00%) MS Excel
9 75 (17.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (16.63%) MS Office
11 70 (15.95%) Firewall
12 69 (15.72%) CCNA
13 68 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 68 (15.49%) LAN
14 65 (14.81%) HP
15 62 (14.12%) WAN
16 60 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 58 (13.21%) Windows XP
18 52 (11.85%) VPN
19 46 (10.48%) VMware
20 45 (10.25%) MCSE
21 43 (9.79%) DNS
21 43 (9.79%) Windows 8
22 40 (9.11%) Windows Server 2012
23 39 (8.88%) Windows 7
23 39 (8.88%) SQL
24 37 (8.43%) Wireless
24 37 (8.43%) Telecoms
25 36 (8.20%) EPoS
26 34 (7.74%) Hyper-V

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Field Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 95 (21.64%) MS Exchange
2 33 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.28%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.05%) IIS
8 8 (1.82%) Lync
9 5 (1.14%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.68%) Apache
11 3 (0.68%) SAS
12 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.23%) CMS
13 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 73 (16.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) Office 365
2 2 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (20.96%) TCP/IP
2 70 (15.95%) Firewall
3 68 (15.49%) LAN
4 62 (14.12%) WAN
5 52 (11.85%) VPN
6 43 (9.79%) DNS
7 37 (8.43%) Wireless
8 31 (7.06%) DHCP
9 25 (5.69%) SAN
10 20 (4.56%) BGP
11 19 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (4.10%) Internet
13 17 (3.87%) OSPF
14 16 (3.64%) VoIP
15 15 (3.42%) Ethernet
16 14 (3.19%) ADSL
17 13 (2.96%) 3G
18 12 (2.73%) TETRA
19 11 (2.51%) SNMP
19 11 (2.51%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.68%) MS Access
2 3 (0.68%) MySQL
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
General
1 37 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 23 (5.24%) Finance
3 13 (2.96%) Electronics
4 11 (2.51%) Retail
4 11 (2.51%) Marketing
4 11 (2.51%) Advertising
5 7 (1.59%) French Language
6 6 (1.37%) German Language
7 3 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.46%) Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.82%) HTML
2 5 (1.14%) Flash
3 2 (0.46%) Web Services
3 2 (0.46%) .NET
3 2 (0.46%) COM
4 1 (0.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.20%) EPoS
2 16 (3.64%) PDA
3 15 (3.42%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.28%) Chip and PIN
5 8 (1.82%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.59%) Celerra
6 7 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.37%) Firmware
8 5 (1.14%) DTV
9 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.68%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.46%) iSeries
10 2 (0.46%) iPad
10 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.46%) AS400
10 2 (0.46%) MPEG
10 2 (0.46%) PACS
11 1 (0.23%) STB
Operating Systems
1 221 (50.34%) Windows
2 75 (17.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 58 (13.21%) Windows XP
5 43 (9.79%) Windows 8
6 40 (9.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (8.88%) Windows 7
8 30 (6.83%) Linux
9 23 (5.24%) Windows Vista
10 17 (3.87%) Mac OS X
11 12 (2.73%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.82%) UNIX
13 5 (1.14%) IRIX
13 5 (1.14%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.14%) AIX
13 5 (1.14%) HPUX
13 5 (1.14%) Solaris
14 3 (0.68%) Android
15 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (6.83%) ITIL
2 22 (5.01%) Service Delivery
3 18 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (3.87%) Project Management
5 13 (2.96%) Migration
5 13 (2.96%) Problem Management
6 12 (2.73%) Incident Management
7 10 (2.28%) Network Design
8 9 (2.05%) Project Planning
9 8 (1.82%) Service Management
10 7 (1.59%) CRM
11 6 (1.37%) Web Design
11 6 (1.37%) Asset Management
11 6 (1.37%) Time Management
11 6 (1.37%) Service Desk Management
12 5 (1.14%) Compatibility Testing
12 5 (1.14%) Benchmarking
13 4 (0.91%) Wealth Management
14 3 (0.68%) Logistics
14 3 (0.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (8.88%) SQL
2 12 (2.73%) C
3 5 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.68%) Java
5 2 (0.46%) VBScript
6 1 (0.23%) R
6 1 (0.23%) PHP
6 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 81 (18.45%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (15.72%) CCNA
3 68 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (10.25%) MCSE
5 27 (6.15%) Security Cleared
6 25 (5.69%) MCITP
7 23 (5.24%) MCP
8 18 (4.10%) MCSA
8 18 (4.10%) Degree
9 17 (3.87%) CCNP
10 16 (3.64%) SC Cleared
11 14 (3.19%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.59%) MCDST
12 7 (1.59%) MCTS
13 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 4 (0.91%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.68%) HP AIS
14 3 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.68%) IBM Certification
14 3 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.56%) SLA
2 7 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.46%) QA
3 2 (0.46%) HL7
3 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) DICOM
System Software
1 97 (22.10%) Active Directory
2 34 (7.74%) Hyper-V
3 27 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (4.78%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.51%) XenApp
6 9 (2.05%) vSphere
7 4 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.91%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.91%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 4 (0.91%) Xen
8 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (4.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.59%) WSUS
3 6 (1.37%) SCCM
4 4 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 153 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 90 (20.50%) Cisco
3 65 (14.81%) HP
4 46 (10.48%) VMware
5 31 (7.06%) Citrix
6 30 (6.83%) Dell
7 22 (5.01%) IBM
8 20 (4.56%) Apple
9 17 (3.87%) Fujitsu
10 12 (2.73%) Symantec
10 12 (2.73%) Juniper
11 11 (2.51%) Toshiba
11 11 (2.51%) NetApp
11 11 (2.51%) Mitel
12 10 (2.28%) Sun
12 10 (2.28%) F5
12 10 (2.28%) CheckPoint
13 9 (2.05%) McAfee
13 9 (2.05%) EMC
14 6 (1.37%) Avaya
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Car+ Bonus+ phone+ Laptop
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £20K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000 + Company Vehicle
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Command Alkon
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applitracker
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Derby
Applitracker
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago