Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 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 > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 730 751 771
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 102 106 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 91 97 134
London median annual salary £31,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.55% -3.51% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £37,250 £35,100 £35,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71292 72640 85005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56125 62795 72151
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,175 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
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 London

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
West London +26 15 £30,000 +46.34%
Central London +14 12 £27,000 -8.47%
South London -11 7 £22,500 -6.25%
East London -6 6 £22,000 -21.43% 1
North London +2 3 £22,500 -18.18%
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (39.22%) Windows
2 33 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 24 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 23 (22.55%) Driving Licence
5 20 (19.61%) Cisco
6 19 (18.63%) Firewall
6 19 (18.63%) VMware
6 19 (18.63%) Office 365
7 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 17 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (15.69%) Hyper-V
10 15 (14.71%) LAN
11 14 (13.73%) WAN
11 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (11.76%) Data Centre
12 12 (11.76%) Windows 7
13 11 (10.78%) Mac OS X
13 11 (10.78%) ITIL
13 11 (10.78%) MS Exchange
14 10 (9.80%) Linux
14 10 (9.80%) Dell
14 10 (9.80%) Juniper
14 10 (9.80%) Wireless
14 10 (9.80%) Windows 10
15 9 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (8.82%) HP
16 8 (7.84%) Citrix
16 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 11 (10.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.63%) Office 365
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) Firewall
2 15 (14.71%) LAN
3 14 (13.73%) WAN
4 10 (9.80%) Wireless
5 6 (5.88%) DNS
5 6 (5.88%) Internet
5 6 (5.88%) VoIP
6 5 (4.90%) DHCP
6 5 (4.90%) RFID
6 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.90%) VPN
6 5 (4.90%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.90%) WLAN
7 3 (2.94%) 3G
7 3 (2.94%) ADSL
8 2 (1.96%) IMAP
8 2 (1.96%) SAN
8 2 (1.96%) SMTP
8 2 (1.96%) VLAN
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) Blockchain
General
1 17 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.84%) Finance
3 7 (6.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) German Language
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Driving Licence
2 12 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) CCTV
3 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.90%) EPoS
3 5 (4.90%) iPad
3 5 (4.90%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (2.94%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Signage
6 1 (0.98%) Handset
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Windows
2 18 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.78%) Mac OS X
6 10 (9.80%) Linux
6 10 (9.80%) Windows 10
7 6 (5.88%) Android
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.94%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (10.78%) ITIL
2 8 (7.84%) Break/Fix
2 8 (7.84%) Data Management
3 5 (4.90%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.94%) Application Packaging
5 3 (2.94%) Migration
5 3 (2.94%) Ticket Management
6 2 (1.96%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.96%) Change Management
6 2 (1.96%) Data Protection
6 2 (1.96%) Facilities Management
6 2 (1.96%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (1.96%) Line Management
6 2 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.96%) Presales
6 2 (1.96%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.96%) Software Testing
6 2 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.94%) Python
2 2 (1.96%) C++
2 2 (1.96%) SQL
3 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.90%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.94%) MCSA
5 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.96%) CCNA
5 2 (1.96%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.96%) MCDST
5 2 (1.96%) MCITP
5 2 (1.96%) MCSE
5 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) CCNP
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) AirWatch
2 3 (2.94%) SCCM
3 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.61%) Cisco
3 19 (18.63%) VMware
4 10 (9.80%) Dell
4 10 (9.80%) Juniper
5 9 (8.82%) HP
6 8 (7.84%) Brocade
6 8 (7.84%) Citrix
6 8 (7.84%) Palo Alto
7 6 (5.88%) Apple
8 5 (4.90%) SOTI
9 2 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (1.96%) Ciena
9 2 (1.96%) Nokia
9 2 (1.96%) Toshiba
10 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.98%) Huawei
10 1 (0.98%) Intel
10 1 (0.98%) Motorola
10 1 (0.98%) SonicWALL