The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 80 98 93
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.37% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.63% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £20,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +47.05%  
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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 782 1104 915
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.38% 97.70% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 639 959 825
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Kent

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Kent

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
Chatham -2 1 £37,500 +48.51%
Field Engineer
South East

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) G Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) G Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Rackspace