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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 191 175 176
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 24 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.13% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 19
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £28,200 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £56,600 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
4805 3968 4488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.00% 94.50% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4144 3223 3840
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
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 4 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 14 £25,500 -47.42%
Coventry - 5 £27,000 - 1
Solihull - 2 £26,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Herefordshire -7 1 - -
Halesowen - 1 £17,500 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) LAN
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (42.00%) WAN
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
7 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (24.00%) VMware
8 11 (22.00%) Firewall
9 9 (18.00%) ITIL
9 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.00%) Cisco
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (16.00%) SAN
10 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
11 7 (14.00%) VPN
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Project
3 4 (8.00%) MS Office
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) LAN
2 21 (42.00%) WAN
3 11 (22.00%) Firewall
4 8 (16.00%) SAN
4 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (14.00%) VPN
6 6 (12.00%) DNS
6 6 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (6.00%) MPLS
8 2 (4.00%) VLAN
8 2 (4.00%) DSL
8 2 (4.00%) ATM
9 1 (2.00%) WLAN
9 1 (2.00%) OSPF
9 1 (2.00%) BGP
9 1 (2.00%) Wireless
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.00%) Network Security
9 1 (2.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.00%) Electronics
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (8.00%) EPoS
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) CCTV
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.00%) System Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Process Management
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.00%) Business Development
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) vSphere
5 2 (4.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) NetApp
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) Apple
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.00%) Sony
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago