The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 687 709 692
Rank change year-on-year +22 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 178 205 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 165 182 228
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,125 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65838 76079 82656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in England

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in England

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in England

Field Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
South East +56 49 £27,250 -6.03% 5
London 0 37 £25,000 -19.35% 13
South West +4 23 £30,000 +25.00% 3
North West -26 21 £23,000 -16.36% 2
West Midlands +7 17 £31,000 +37.77% 1
East of England -28 13 £26,250 +11.70% 6
Yorkshire +7 12 £27,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +28 9 £22,750 -5.20% 2
North East +12 3 £25,000 +23.45% 1
Field Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 243 (60.75%) Windows
2 131 (32.75%) Microsoft
3 116 (29.00%) Active Directory
4 112 (28.00%) Windows Server
5 109 (27.25%) Driving Licence
6 90 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
7 87 (21.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 80 (20.00%) VMware
9 76 (19.00%) WAN
10 75 (18.75%) Cisco
11 73 (18.25%) LAN
12 72 (18.00%) Windows 7
13 64 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 64 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 54 (13.50%) Firewall
15 49 (12.25%) Citrix
16 47 (11.75%) Windows 10
16 47 (11.75%) Office 365
17 46 (11.50%) TCP/IP
18 45 (11.25%) MS Exchange
18 45 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
19 44 (11.00%) Windows 8
19 44 (11.00%) DNS
19 44 (11.00%) Telecoms
20 43 (10.75%) DHCP
21 37 (9.25%) Windows Server 2003
21 37 (9.25%) DBS Check
22 35 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
22 35 (8.75%) Security Cleared
23 33 (8.25%) Degree

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 45 (11.25%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.00%) IIS
3 19 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (4.75%) Skype for Business
4 17 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 90 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 47 (11.75%) Office 365
2 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (19.00%) WAN
2 73 (18.25%) LAN
3 54 (13.50%) Firewall
4 46 (11.50%) TCP/IP
5 44 (11.00%) DNS
6 43 (10.75%) DHCP
7 28 (7.00%) VPN
8 21 (5.25%) Wireless
9 20 (5.00%) SAN
10 19 (4.75%) Internet
11 16 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (3.50%) SMTP
12 14 (3.50%) SNMP
13 13 (3.25%) VLAN
14 9 (2.25%) Telnet
15 8 (2.00%) ATM
15 8 (2.00%) RFID
15 8 (2.00%) WLAN
16 7 (1.75%) Broadband
16 7 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.00%) MySQL
3 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (11.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (6.00%) Electronics
3 14 (3.50%) Retail
4 12 (3.00%) Finance
5 11 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.50%) Automotive
7 9 (2.25%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.50%) Games
9 5 (1.25%) Back Office
9 5 (1.25%) Military
9 5 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.00%) Banking
11 3 (0.75%) Advertising
11 3 (0.75%) Marketing
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.75%) MAPI
1 3 (0.75%) WAP
1 3 (0.75%) Web Services
1 3 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 109 (27.25%) Driving Licence
2 30 (7.50%) Fat Client
2 30 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 25 (6.25%) EPoS
4 23 (5.75%) Blackberry
5 22 (5.50%) iPad
6 13 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.25%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.25%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.25%) iPhone
7 9 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
9 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.50%) Replication
11 5 (1.25%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.00%) Handset
13 3 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 243 (60.75%) Windows
2 112 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 87 (21.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (18.00%) Windows 7
5 47 (11.75%) Windows 10
6 45 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (11.00%) Windows 8
8 37 (9.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (5.50%) Windows XP
10 17 (4.25%) Android
11 15 (3.75%) Linux
12 10 (2.50%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.00%) Unix
14 3 (0.75%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.75%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (6.25%) ITIL
2 21 (5.25%) Break/Fix
3 20 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 14 (3.50%) Service Management
5 12 (3.00%) Migration
6 11 (2.75%) Information Security
6 11 (2.75%) Time Management
7 10 (2.50%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (1.75%) Validation
10 6 (1.50%) Presales
11 5 (1.25%) High Availability
11 5 (1.25%) Line Management
12 4 (1.00%) CRM
12 4 (1.00%) Logistics
12 4 (1.00%) Mechatronics
12 4 (1.00%) Patch Management
12 4 (1.00%) Project Management
13 3 (0.75%) Configuration Management
13 3 (0.75%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.25%) SQL
2 5 (1.25%) Python
3 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (0.75%) C
3 3 (0.75%) Java
3 3 (0.75%) PHP
4 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (9.25%) DBS Check
2 35 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 33 (8.25%) Degree
4 31 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (7.50%) CCNA
6 27 (6.75%) MCSE
7 17 (4.25%) SC Cleared
8 14 (3.50%) MCP
9 12 (3.00%) CTC Cleared
10 11 (2.75%) CCNP
10 11 (2.75%) HND
11 10 (2.50%) HNC
12 9 (2.25%) MCSA
13 7 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (1.50%) GNVQ
15 5 (1.25%) DV Cleared
15 5 (1.25%) MCITP
16 4 (1.00%) CCIE Security
16 4 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.00%) SLA
2 6 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.25%) QA
4 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 116 (29.00%) Active Directory
2 64 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 64 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.50%) XenApp
4 14 (3.50%) vSphere
5 11 (2.75%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.75%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.75%) XenServer
8 2 (0.50%) Firmware
8 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (4.50%) SCCM
2 9 (2.25%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.00%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.50%) DameWare
4 6 (1.50%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 131 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 80 (20.00%) VMware
3 75 (18.75%) Cisco
4 49 (12.25%) Citrix
5 31 (7.75%) HP
6 30 (7.50%) Apple
7 29 (7.25%) Intel
8 25 (6.25%) Dell
9 14 (3.50%) IBM
10 10 (2.50%) Sun
11 8 (2.00%) SOTI
12 7 (1.75%) Juniper
12 7 (1.75%) NetApp
12 7 (1.75%) Oracle
12 7 (1.75%) Veeam
13 6 (1.50%) NEC
14 5 (1.25%) Huawei
15 4 (1.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 4 (1.00%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.00%) Nokia
Central London / West End
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + car+bonus+benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + car+bonus+benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
SThree
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £22500 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: £19,000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 23 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Thales
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago