Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Field Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 299 343
Rank change year-on-year -29 +44 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 26 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.49% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42 56 44
East of England median annual salary £25,000 £26,250 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -11.02% +13.46%
10th Percentile £21,625 £20,505 £21,650
90th Percentile £34,829 £41,250 £37,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - -3.64% +1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11615 12780 14844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.38% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9545 10605 12296
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Field Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in the East of England

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in the East of England

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in the East of England

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -28 12 £21,750 -23.68%
Hertfordshire -22 6 £25,000 -3.85%
Essex +29 5 £25,000 -9.09%
Bedfordshire +20 3 £25,000 +8.46%
Suffolk +12 3 - -
Norfolk +10 1 - -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 East of England region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Break/Fix
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
4 5 (19.23%) ATM
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) EPoS
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (15.38%) Games
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) Electronics
6 3 (11.54%) Intel
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
6 3 (11.54%) Office 365
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.69%) Linux
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 2 (7.69%) Marketing

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) ATM
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) 4G
4 1 (3.85%) 5G
4 1 (3.85%) DSL
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
1 5 (19.23%) EPoS
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Break/Fix
2 2 (7.69%) High Availability
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (3.85%) Line Management
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Presales
3 1 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) SDLC
3 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
2 1 (3.85%) HND
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) NCR
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow