Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 203 185
Rank change year-on-year +27 -18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 21 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.55% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 7
Birmingham median annual salary £34,000 £22,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -12.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £21,000 £19,825
90th Percentile £60,250 £28,250 £28,600
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £22,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -12.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3669 4554 3841
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 3405 3211
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Field Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Birmingham

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Birmingham

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in Birmingham

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) RFID
1 17 (80.95%) Mobile Computing
2 15 (71.43%) Android
3 14 (66.67%) Retail
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) LAN
5 12 (57.14%) WLAN
5 12 (57.14%) WAN
5 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (42.86%) Presales
7 8 (38.10%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (38.10%) SOTI
7 8 (38.10%) AirWatch
8 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) Logistics
9 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
10 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
10 4 (19.05%) SDLC
10 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Unix
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
11 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 3 (14.29%) Veeam
11 3 (14.29%) IIS

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) RFID
2 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) WLAN
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
General
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Mobile Computing
2 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Android
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Presales
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (23.81%) Logistics
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) AirWatch
2 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SOTI
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Veeam
2 3 (14.29%) VMware