The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 187 191 191
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 29 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 12
Average salary £23,241 £26,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.29% +4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £20,500 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.00%
Field Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 19 £25,000 -7.40% 1
Coventry -7 3 £24,000 +17.07% 1
West Bromwich - 3 £19,000 -
Worcestershire +10 2 £25,000 -7.40%
Herefordshire -1 2 £21,000 -
Staffordshire +2 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Solihull -7 1 £28,000 +36.58%
Walsall - 1 £19,000 -
Dudley - 1 £19,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £19,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 15 (40.54%) LAN
4 13 (35.14%) WAN
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) Firewall
5 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
6 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
7 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
7 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco
9 6 (16.22%) SAN
9 6 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (13.51%) DHCP
10 5 (13.51%) VPN
10 5 (13.51%) DNS
10 5 (13.51%) HP
10 5 (13.51%) NetApp
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) LAN
2 13 (35.14%) WAN
3 12 (32.43%) Firewall
4 6 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (16.22%) SAN
5 5 (13.51%) DHCP
5 5 (13.51%) VPN
5 5 (13.51%) DNS
6 2 (5.41%) ATM
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) MPLS
7 1 (2.70%) DSL
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.41%) Electronics
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) EPoS
1 4 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) CCTV
3 1 (2.70%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.41%) System Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.70%) Business Development
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) XenServer
5 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Cisco
4 5 (13.51%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) NetApp
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Sony
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
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