The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 107 110
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.30% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Median salary £32,500 £22,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1322 1149 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.78% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 967 1189
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Cambridge

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Cambridge

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Driving Licence
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft