The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 83 93 116
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.76% 0.69% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.72% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Median salary £19,000 £19,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -4.95% +1.00%  

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 1024 1244 1682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 96.97% 95.62% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1060 1287
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 £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 26 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
Warrington +6 7 £19,000 -
Crewe - 1 £27,500 -
Field Engineer
North West

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Intel
2 14 (73.68%) MS Office
3 13 (68.42%) Fat Client
3 13 (68.42%) Thin Client
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) SCCM
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.26%) Draytek
5 1 (5.26%) ATM
5 1 (5.26%) Broadband

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Fat Client
1 13 (68.42%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Intel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Draytek
3 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
3 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.26%) VMware