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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 209 195 192
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 20 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.40% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 2
Average salary £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
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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 -5 13 £28,500 +7.54% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £40,000 -
Solihull +9 1 - -
Herefordshire +7 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
4 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Telepresence
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Wireless
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Polycom
6 4 (16.67%) VMware Server
6 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.67%) VoIP
6 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
6 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Presales
7 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (8.33%) Health Informatics
7 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) MS Office
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Telepresence
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless
3 4 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) GPRS
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
2 2 (8.33%) Health Informatics
2 2 (8.33%) Informatics
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Presales
1 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CNE
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Polycom
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Siemens
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