Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 641 738 754
Rank change year-on-year +97 +16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 152 106 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 127 94 90
London median annual salary £31,000 £31,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.59% +15.60% -4.39%
10th Percentile £22,100 £21,625 £21,000
90th Percentile £39,250 £37,250 £33,025
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -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 63,235 70,007 70,726
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.81% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 51,767 55,693 60,803
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 December 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 December 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
West London +22 18 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Central London +14 12 £42,500 +58.88% 8
South London -4 12 £29,000 +28.89% 4
North London +19 6 £21,500 -4.44% 1
East London +7 4 £31,000 +6.90% 3
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 67 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 66 (43.42%) Windows
3 51 (33.55%) Active Directory
4 46 (30.26%) Cisco
5 42 (27.63%) Office 365
6 39 (25.66%) MS Exchange
7 38 (25.00%) Firewall
8 36 (23.68%) VMware
8 36 (23.68%) HP
9 34 (22.37%) Driving Licence
10 33 (21.71%) Microsoft Office
11 32 (21.05%) Hyper-V
12 29 (19.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
14 26 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
15 25 (16.45%) Windows 7
15 25 (16.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (15.79%) Windows 10
17 22 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (14.47%) Internet
18 20 (13.16%) SLA
19 18 (11.84%) CCNA
19 18 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (11.18%) Dell
20 17 (11.18%) MCP
20 17 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 14 (9.21%) Apple
21 14 (9.21%) Citrix
21 14 (9.21%) MCSE

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 39 (25.66%) MS Exchange
2 29 (19.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.92%) Joomla!
4 9 (5.92%) WordPress
5 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.95%) CMS
7 5 (3.29%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (21.71%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (27.63%) Office 365
2 26 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.29%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.00%) Firewall
2 22 (14.47%) Internet
3 14 (9.21%) LAN
4 13 (8.55%) WAN
5 12 (7.89%) DHCP
5 12 (7.89%) DNS
6 11 (7.24%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (6.58%) VPN
8 9 (5.92%) SSH
8 9 (5.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (4.61%) Intranet
9 7 (4.61%) SAN
9 7 (4.61%) VoIP
10 6 (3.95%) IPsec
10 6 (3.95%) VLAN
11 5 (3.29%) DKIM
11 5 (3.29%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.29%) Skype
11 5 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.32%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.95%) Retail
3 4 (2.63%) Finance
3 4 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) CSS
1 9 (5.92%) HTML
1 9 (5.92%) LAMP
1 9 (5.92%) LEMP Stack
1 9 (5.92%) XML
1 9 (5.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.37%) Driving Licence
2 13 (8.55%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.92%) EPoS
4 9 (5.92%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.61%) Digital Signage
6 7 (4.61%) IPTV
6 7 (4.61%) Video\Live Streaming
7 5 (3.29%) Clustering
8 4 (2.63%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.97%) iPad
10 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.32%) Wiki
11 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.66%) Fintech
11 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (43.42%) Windows
2 25 (16.45%) Windows 7
3 24 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 17 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.55%) Linux
6 12 (7.89%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.92%) Mac OS X
8 8 (5.26%) Windows Server
9 6 (3.95%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.29%) Android
11 3 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (7.24%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.58%) ITIL
3 10 (6.58%) Time Management
4 8 (5.26%) CRM
4 8 (5.26%) ITSM
5 7 (4.61%) Service Management
6 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (3.29%) Break/Fix
7 5 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (3.29%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (3.29%) Project Management
8 3 (1.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (1.97%) High Availability
8 3 (1.97%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (1.97%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.32%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.32%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.32%) Logistics
9 2 (1.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.92%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.66%) C#
2 1 (0.66%) Java
2 1 (0.66%) Python
2 1 (0.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (11.84%) CCNA
2 18 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (11.18%) MCP
4 14 (9.21%) MCSE
5 11 (7.24%) Degree
6 9 (5.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (3.29%) MCSA
8 3 (1.97%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.97%) MCTS
8 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.66%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.97%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (33.55%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 25 (16.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.89%) vSphere
5 5 (3.29%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.66%) Firmware
7 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.95%) SCCM
3 5 (3.29%) SCOM
3 5 (3.29%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.32%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 67 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 46 (30.26%) Cisco
3 36 (23.68%) HP
3 36 (23.68%) VMware
4 17 (11.18%) Dell
5 14 (9.21%) Apple
5 14 (9.21%) Citrix
6 12 (7.89%) EMC
6 12 (7.89%) NetApp
7 10 (6.58%) Kaseya
8 6 (3.95%) Avaya
8 6 (3.95%) Draytek
9 5 (3.29%) IBM
9 5 (3.29%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (2.63%) Sun
11 3 (1.97%) Veritas
12 2 (1.32%) Arqiva
12 2 (1.32%) Brocade
12 2 (1.32%) Eze Castle Integration
12 2 (1.32%) Siemens