The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 22 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 81 116
Rank change year-on-year -22 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 13 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Median salary £22,000 £34,500 £20,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.23% +70.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £50,000 £23,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £24,625 £25,000
% change year-on-year +5.58% -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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1385 938 1639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.32% 96.40% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 816 1308
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Cheshire

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Cheshire

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Warrington -3 10 £22,000 -36.23%
Field Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (50.00%) Intel
4 10 (45.45%) Fat Client
4 10 (45.45%) Thin Client
5 8 (36.36%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (22.73%) Service Management
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) 3Com
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 2 (9.09%) SCCM
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) VPN
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (13.64%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
General
1 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Fat Client
1 10 (45.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Information Security
1 5 (22.73%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Intel
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) 3Com
3 3 (13.64%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
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