Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 699 683 759
Rank change year-on-year -16 +76 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 110 129 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 119 131
London median annual salary £28,500 £26,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.55% -5.36% +1.82%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,250 £33,050 £33,750
England median annual salary £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -5.45% -

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 66,027 66,743 82,512
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 95.91% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54,561 56,860 70,540
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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
Central London -30 17 £27,000 +3.85% 4
West London +24 12 £22,500 -23.73% 15
South London -25 8 £23,500 -2.08%
North London +2 1 £22,500 -10.89% 2
East London -15 1 £19,000 -20.83% 2
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (49.09%) Windows
2 50 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.00%) Office 365
4 32 (29.09%) Active Directory
5 31 (28.18%) Driving Licence
6 29 (26.36%) VMware
7 26 (23.64%) Microsoft Office
8 25 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (22.73%) Firewall
8 25 (22.73%) Hyper-V
9 23 (20.91%) Windows 7
9 23 (20.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (19.09%) Windows Server
11 21 (19.09%) Cisco
12 19 (17.27%) Wireless
13 16 (14.55%) ITIL
14 15 (13.64%) Windows 10
15 14 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
16 13 (11.82%) WAN
16 13 (11.82%) Break/Fix
17 12 (10.91%) Dell
17 12 (10.91%) LAN
18 11 (10.00%) Linux
18 11 (10.00%) Juniper
19 10 (9.09%) A+ Certification
19 10 (9.09%) Internet
19 10 (9.09%) MCSE
19 10 (9.09%) 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 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (23.64%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 33 (30.00%) Office 365
2 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.82%) IaaS
4 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.73%) Firewall
2 19 (17.27%) Wireless
3 13 (11.82%) WAN
4 12 (10.91%) LAN
5 10 (9.09%) Internet
6 9 (8.18%) VPN
7 8 (7.27%) DHCP
7 8 (7.27%) DNS
8 7 (6.36%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.55%) VoIP
10 4 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.73%) DSL
11 3 (2.73%) Network Security
11 3 (2.73%) VLAN
12 1 (0.91%) 3G
12 1 (0.91%) ATM
12 1 (0.91%) DWDM
12 1 (0.91%) MPLS
12 1 (0.91%) SAN
12 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 8 (7.27%) Retail
2 7 (6.36%) Advertising
2 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.45%) Finance
4 1 (0.91%) Games
4 1 (0.91%) German Language
4 1 (0.91%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.18%) Driving Licence
2 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.18%) EPoS
4 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.64%) CCTV
5 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.64%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.73%) NHS
7 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.82%) Wiki
8 1 (0.91%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.91%) Clustering
8 1 (0.91%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.91%) iPad
8 1 (0.91%) iPhone
8 1 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.09%) Windows
2 23 (20.91%) Windows 7
2 23 (20.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (19.09%) Windows Server
5 15 (13.64%) Windows 10
6 11 (10.00%) Linux
7 10 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.27%) Mac OS X
9 6 (5.45%) Android
10 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.55%) ITIL
2 13 (11.82%) Break/Fix
3 8 (7.27%) Data Management
4 5 (4.55%) Time Management
5 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.64%) Project Management
6 3 (2.73%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.73%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.73%) Hardware Maintenance
6 3 (2.73%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.73%) Migration
6 3 (2.73%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (2.73%) Ticket Management
7 2 (1.82%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.82%) Data Protection
7 2 (1.82%) Facilities Management
7 2 (1.82%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.82%) Line Management
7 2 (1.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.91%) C++
1 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 10 (9.09%) MCSE
3 9 (8.18%) MCITP
3 9 (8.18%) MCP
4 8 (7.27%) MCSA
5 7 (6.36%) Degree
6 6 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.45%) MCDST
7 5 (4.55%) CCNA
8 3 (2.73%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.82%) CCENT
9 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.91%) CCNP
10 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 14 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.73%) vSphere
5 1 (0.91%) Firmware
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.82%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.82%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.36%) VMware
3 21 (19.09%) Cisco
4 12 (10.91%) Dell
5 11 (10.00%) Juniper
6 9 (8.18%) HP
7 8 (7.27%) Brocade
7 8 (7.27%) Palo Alto
8 6 (5.45%) Apple
9 4 (3.64%) Citrix
9 4 (3.64%) Veeam
10 3 (2.73%) Meraki
10 3 (2.73%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.73%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.73%) Sophos
10 3 (2.73%) Toshiba
10 3 (2.73%) Zerto
11 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.82%) IBM
11 2 (1.82%) Reuters