The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England / London
Rank 499 571 591
Rank change year-on-year +72 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 78 85 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 58
Median salary £26,000 £26,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% -0.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,000 £21,925
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £32,500 £35,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in London

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in London

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in London

Field Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the London 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
City of London +58 18 £26,000 +1.96%
Lewisham - 12 £20,250 -
Croydon +5 4 £23,000 +39.39%
Hayes - 3 £24,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £29,500 -
Chessington - 2 £24,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £22,500 -
Romford - 1 £22,500 -
Wembley - 1 £22,500 -
Westminster - 1 £22,500 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 83 (61.94%) Windows
2 57 (42.54%) Microsoft
3 56 (41.79%) Windows 7
4 43 (32.09%) MS Office
5 42 (31.34%) Hyper-V
6 40 (29.85%) Windows 8
6 40 (29.85%) Driving Licence
6 40 (29.85%) Windows 10
7 38 (28.36%) Windows Server
8 37 (27.61%) MS Excel
9 34 (25.37%) Blackberry
10 31 (23.13%) MS Exchange
10 31 (23.13%) Active Directory
11 28 (20.90%) Citrix
11 28 (20.90%) DNS
11 28 (20.90%) DHCP
11 28 (20.90%) VMware
12 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
12 27 (20.15%) Office 365
13 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (19.40%) WAN
13 26 (19.40%) Apple
13 26 (19.40%) Firewall
14 25 (18.66%) LAN
15 24 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2003
16 22 (16.42%) XenApp
17 21 (15.67%) Security Cleared
17 21 (15.67%) SNMP
17 21 (15.67%) IIS
18 20 (14.93%) SMTP

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 31 (23.13%) MS Exchange
2 24 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (15.67%) IIS
4 20 (14.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 20 (14.93%) Skype for Business
5 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 43 (32.09%) MS Office
2 37 (27.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.75%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.15%) Office 365
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.75%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.90%) DHCP
1 28 (20.90%) DNS
2 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
3 26 (19.40%) Firewall
3 26 (19.40%) WAN
4 25 (18.66%) LAN
5 21 (15.67%) SNMP
6 20 (14.93%) SMTP
7 18 (13.43%) Telnet
8 6 (4.48%) VPN
8 6 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.73%) 3G
9 5 (3.73%) Internet
10 3 (2.24%) 2G
10 3 (2.24%) 4G
10 3 (2.24%) Intranet
10 3 (2.24%) LTE
10 3 (2.24%) SAN
10 3 (2.24%) VLAN
10 3 (2.24%) Wireless
General
1 13 (9.70%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.46%) Electronics
3 8 (5.97%) Finance
3 8 (5.97%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.85%) Driving Licence
2 34 (25.37%) Blackberry
3 19 (14.18%) Public Cloud
4 13 (9.70%) iPhone
5 8 (5.97%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.73%) EPoS
6 5 (3.73%) iPad
7 3 (2.24%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.24%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (1.49%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.49%) iSeries
8 2 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.75%) CCTV
9 1 (0.75%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.75%) PACS
9 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 83 (61.94%) Windows
2 56 (41.79%) Windows 7
3 40 (29.85%) Windows 10
3 40 (29.85%) Windows 8
4 38 (28.36%) Windows Server
5 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.70%) Android
6 13 (9.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.73%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.24%) Linux
9 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.72%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (5.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.48%) ITIL
4 3 (2.24%) Line Management
4 3 (2.24%) Time Management
5 2 (1.49%) Change Control
5 2 (1.49%) Data Protection
5 2 (1.49%) Project Management
5 2 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.75%) Coaching
6 1 (0.75%) CRM
6 1 (0.75%) IT Strategy
6 1 (0.75%) Logistics
6 1 (0.75%) Presales
6 1 (0.75%) Process Management
6 1 (0.75%) Server Building
6 1 (0.75%) Service Delivery
6 1 (0.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (15.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.46%) Degree
5 7 (5.22%) HNC
5 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.48%) CCNA
6 6 (4.48%) CCNP
6 6 (4.48%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (4.48%) DBS Check
7 4 (2.99%) CCIE
7 4 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.24%) CCENT
8 3 (2.24%) MCP
8 3 (2.24%) MCSA
9 2 (1.49%) MCITP
9 2 (1.49%) MCSE
9 2 (1.49%) VCP5
9 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) DICOM
System Software
1 42 (31.34%) Hyper-V
2 31 (23.13%) Active Directory
3 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (16.42%) XenApp
5 4 (2.99%) vSphere
6 3 (2.24%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.96%) SCCM
2 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.75%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (42.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.90%) Citrix
2 28 (20.90%) VMware
3 26 (19.40%) Apple
4 18 (13.43%) Cisco
5 7 (5.22%) Dell
6 6 (4.48%) HP
7 4 (2.99%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.99%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.24%) Adobe
8 3 (2.24%) Intel
8 3 (2.24%) NetApp
9 2 (1.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (1.49%) EMC
9 2 (1.49%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.49%) Huawei
9 2 (1.49%) IBM
9 2 (1.49%) Mitel
9 2 (1.49%) Nokia
9 2 (1.49%) Sun
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