The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 135 131
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 10 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
Median salary £31,000 £22,440 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.14% -6.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £24,625 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.59% -1.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1902 2299 1972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.70% 96.03% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1705 1622
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Field Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) Veeam
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WLAN
5 4 (28.57%) RFID
5 4 (28.57%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (28.57%) SOTI
5 4 (28.57%) AirWatch
6 2 (14.29%) Electronics
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management

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 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) RFID
2 4 (28.57%) WLAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) HNC
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 4 (28.57%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Veeam
3 4 (28.57%) SOTI