The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Field Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 137 135
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.46% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Median salary £20,500 £19,000 £20,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -6.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1663 2111 2043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.41% 97.46% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1657 1682
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +9 4 £20,500 +7.89% 2
Cambridge +8 4 £27,050 - 2
Field Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications

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

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCENT
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) 3Com
2 1 (8.33%) Draytek
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (8.33%) ZyXEL
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