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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 200 194 186
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 14 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 18
Average salary £27,000 £26,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £62,000 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
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
5103 4706 4800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.37% 95.40% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 3939 4011
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -13 6 £26,500 -40.11% 4
Coventry -11 5 £27,000 +1.88%
Solihull - 2 £26,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £49,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £49,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £49,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £17,500 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) LAN
3 18 (54.55%) WAN
4 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 12 (36.36%) SQL
6 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (24.24%) ITIL
9 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.21%) SAN
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
10 7 (21.21%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Firewall
12 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (15.15%) NetApp
12 5 (15.15%) MS Project
12 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
12 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (15.15%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Project
3 4 (12.12%) MS Office
4 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) LAN
1 18 (54.55%) WAN
2 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) DHCP
4 4 (12.12%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) MPLS
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) DSL
7 1 (3.03%) ATM
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) BGP
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) EPoS
2 1 (3.03%) Informatics
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Development
6 1 (3.03%) Process Management
6 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) XenServer
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) NetApp
4 3 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Apple
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Sony
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