The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £24,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 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
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 622 632 660
Rank change year-on-year +10 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 222 288 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 194 263 260
Median salary £24,750 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.80% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £38,250 £39,000
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 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 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 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
London +58 76 £26,000 -1.88% 4
South East +23 45 £25,000 -1.96% 7
East of England +19 23 £22,500 -43.75% 5
South West +33 21 £28,500 +35.71% 3
North West -10 20 £22,000 -12.00% 5
West Midlands +23 17 £24,000 +6.66% 1
East Midlands +3 13 £24,000 -4.00% 2
Yorkshire +28 6 £21,500 -13.13% 2
North East +4 3 £28,000 +34.93% 1
Field Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 260 (54.39%) Windows
2 144 (30.13%) Microsoft
3 135 (28.24%) MS Office
4 110 (23.01%) Driving Licence
5 104 (21.76%) Windows Server
6 99 (20.71%) Active Directory
7 97 (20.29%) VMware
8 85 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 84 (17.57%) Hyper-V
10 82 (17.15%) Cisco
11 81 (16.95%) Windows 7
12 75 (15.69%) LAN
13 72 (15.06%) WAN
13 72 (15.06%) MS Excel
14 71 (14.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 68 (14.23%) Citrix
16 64 (13.39%) MS Exchange
17 58 (12.13%) Firewall
18 57 (11.92%) TCP/IP
19 54 (11.30%) Telecoms
19 54 (11.30%) DHCP
20 53 (11.09%) Intel
21 52 (10.88%) Thin Client
21 52 (10.88%) Fat Client
22 51 (10.67%) DNS
23 50 (10.46%) Windows 8
23 50 (10.46%) Windows 10
24 49 (10.25%) SLA
25 47 (9.83%) Office 365
26 39 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012

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 64 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 39 (8.16%) IIS
3 28 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 25 (5.23%) Skype for Business
6 20 (4.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (3.35%) CMS
8 16 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 135 (28.24%) MS Office
2 72 (15.06%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.42%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.42%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (3.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.83%) Office 365
2 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (0.42%) G Suite
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (15.69%) LAN
2 72 (15.06%) WAN
3 58 (12.13%) Firewall
4 57 (11.92%) TCP/IP
5 54 (11.30%) DHCP
6 51 (10.67%) DNS
7 30 (6.28%) SAN
8 28 (5.86%) SMTP
9 26 (5.44%) Wi-Fi
10 25 (5.23%) Wireless
11 23 (4.81%) SNMP
12 22 (4.60%) VPN
13 20 (4.18%) Internet
14 19 (3.97%) VLAN
15 18 (3.77%) Telnet
16 15 (3.14%) SSL
17 12 (2.51%) Remote Desktop
18 11 (2.30%) VoIP
19 9 (1.88%) ATM
20 8 (1.67%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
General
1 54 (11.30%) Telecoms
2 37 (7.74%) Electronics
3 17 (3.56%) Finance
4 15 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.09%) Automotive
6 9 (1.88%) Games
7 8 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.46%) Retail
9 6 (1.26%) Back Office
9 6 (1.26%) Banking
10 4 (0.84%) Avionics
10 4 (0.84%) Military
11 3 (0.63%) Advertising
11 3 (0.63%) Marketing
11 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.35%) .NET
2 15 (3.14%) Ajax
2 15 (3.14%) ASP.NET
2 15 (3.14%) CSS
2 15 (3.14%) HTML
3 8 (1.67%) MAPI
4 2 (0.42%) XML
5 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.21%) ODBC
5 1 (0.21%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (23.01%) Driving Licence
2 52 (10.88%) Fat Client
2 52 (10.88%) Thin Client
3 35 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 35 (7.32%) EPoS
4 22 (4.60%) iPad
5 20 (4.18%) Public Cloud
6 16 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.93%) iPhone
8 8 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.67%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.05%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.05%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.42%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (0.42%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.42%) iSeries
12 2 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 260 (54.39%) Windows
2 104 (21.76%) Windows Server
3 81 (16.95%) Windows 7
4 71 (14.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (10.46%) Windows 10
5 50 (10.46%) Windows 8
6 39 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.93%) Android
8 14 (2.93%) Linux
9 10 (2.09%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.67%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.63%) Unix
12 3 (0.63%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (4.60%) ITIL
2 20 (4.18%) Customer Requirements
2 20 (4.18%) Presales
3 16 (3.35%) Line Management
3 16 (3.35%) Service Delivery
4 15 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (3.14%) Cash Management
5 10 (2.09%) Time Management
6 7 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.05%) Migration
7 5 (1.05%) Project Management
7 5 (1.05%) Validation
8 4 (0.84%) Mechatronics
9 3 (0.63%) Analytics
9 3 (0.63%) Service Management
9 3 (0.63%) Software Delivery
9 3 (0.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (0.42%) IT Strategy
10 2 (0.42%) Social Engineering
10 2 (0.42%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.11%) SQL
2 19 (3.97%) Java
3 3 (0.63%) C
3 3 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.42%) PHP
4 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.42%) Python
5 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.21%) VB
5 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (7.74%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (6.69%) CCNA
2 32 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.49%) Degree
4 29 (6.07%) DBS Check
5 26 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (4.39%) SC Cleared
7 17 (3.56%) MCSE
8 15 (3.14%) MCP
9 13 (2.72%) CCNP
10 11 (2.30%) HNC
11 9 (1.88%) MCSA
12 7 (1.46%) CCENT
13 6 (1.26%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (1.05%) CCIE
14 5 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.63%) CCA
16 3 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.25%) SLA
2 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 99 (20.71%) Active Directory
2 85 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (17.57%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.23%) XenApp
5 17 (3.56%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.84%) vSphere
7 3 (0.63%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.42%) XenServer
9 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.21%) Firmware
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (3.56%) SCCM
2 4 (0.84%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.21%) WMI
4 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (30.13%) Microsoft
2 97 (20.29%) VMware
3 82 (17.15%) Cisco
4 68 (14.23%) Citrix
5 53 (11.09%) Intel
6 36 (7.53%) Apple
7 16 (3.35%) HP
8 15 (3.14%) Dell
8 15 (3.14%) Oracle
9 14 (2.93%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 14 (2.93%) Ciena
9 14 (2.93%) Huawei
9 14 (2.93%) NetApp
9 14 (2.93%) Nokia
9 14 (2.93%) Tellabs
10 11 (2.30%) Mitel
11 6 (1.26%) Avaya
11 6 (1.26%) Meraki
12 4 (0.84%) Palo Alto
12 4 (0.84%) ZyXEL
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