Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 706 700 752
Rank change year-on-year -6 +52 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 119 123 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 139
London median annual salary £28,000 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.66% -5.36%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,450 £36,000 £37,600
England median annual salary £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -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 65,954 65,346 79,264
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 95.80% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54,078 54,708 68,597
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 £92,500 £88,750 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -38 17 £29,000 +11.54%
South London -17 9 £24,250 +2.11% 1
West London +18 6 £26,000 +4.00% 5
North London 0 4 £21,000 -30.00% 1
East London -9 2 £19,000 -15.56% 3
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 65 (54.62%) Windows
2 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
3 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
4 41 (34.45%) Office 365
5 37 (31.09%) Microsoft Office
6 36 (30.25%) VMware
7 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
8 30 (25.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (21.85%) Windows 7
10 25 (21.01%) Driving Licence
11 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (18.49%) Firewall
13 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (16.81%) Windows 10
15 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (15.97%) ITIL
16 18 (15.13%) Retail
16 18 (15.13%) Windows Server
16 18 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (14.29%) EPoS
18 16 (13.45%) MCP
19 15 (12.61%) DHCP
19 15 (12.61%) Apple
20 14 (11.76%) DNS
20 14 (11.76%) WAN
20 14 (11.76%) HP
21 13 (10.92%) MS Exchange
21 13 (10.92%) SLA
21 13 (10.92%) MCSE
21 13 (10.92%) Self-Motivation

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 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.36%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 37 (31.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 41 (34.45%) Office 365
2 7 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.04%) IaaS
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.04%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) G Suite
4 1 (0.84%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.84%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.49%) Firewall
2 15 (12.61%) DHCP
3 14 (11.76%) DNS
3 14 (11.76%) WAN
4 12 (10.08%) Wireless
5 11 (9.24%) Internet
5 11 (9.24%) LAN
5 11 (9.24%) VPN
6 9 (7.56%) DSL
7 8 (6.72%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.36%) VLAN
10 3 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.52%) Network Security
11 2 (1.68%) 802.11
11 2 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.68%) DWDM
11 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.68%) IPv4
11 2 (1.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 18 (15.13%) Retail
2 10 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.56%) Finance
4 4 (3.36%) Advertising
4 4 (3.36%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) Electronics
5 2 (1.68%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.68%) CSS
1 2 (1.68%) Flask
1 2 (1.68%) HTML
1 2 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.84%) RFC 2544
2 1 (0.84%) WAP
2 1 (0.84%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.01%) Driving Licence
2 17 (14.29%) EPoS
3 13 (10.92%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.56%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.88%) Blackberry
7 6 (5.04%) Hedge funds
7 6 (5.04%) Wiki
8 5 (4.20%) Data Centre
8 5 (4.20%) iPad
8 5 (4.20%) NHS
9 4 (3.36%) iPhone
10 2 (1.68%) CCTV
10 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.84%) Clustering
11 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 65 (54.62%) Windows
2 26 (21.85%) Windows 7
3 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (16.81%) Windows 10
6 18 (15.13%) Windows Server
7 12 (10.08%) Windows 8
8 11 (9.24%) Android
9 9 (7.56%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.88%) Mac OS X
11 6 (5.04%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (2.52%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.68%) Linux
13 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.97%) ITIL
2 18 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (8.40%) Break/Fix
4 6 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (5.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.20%) ITIL V3
5 5 (4.20%) Time Management
6 3 (2.52%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.52%) Hardware Maintenance
6 3 (2.52%) ITSM
6 3 (2.52%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.52%) Project Management
7 2 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.68%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.68%) Business Analysis
7 2 (1.68%) Physics
7 2 (1.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.68%) C
1 2 (1.68%) Java
1 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.68%) Python
1 2 (1.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (13.45%) MCP
3 13 (10.92%) MCSE
4 12 (10.08%) MCITP
5 10 (8.40%) MCSA
6 9 (7.56%) A+ Certification
7 7 (5.88%) CCNA
7 7 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.88%) Degree
8 5 (4.20%) MCDST
9 4 (3.36%) DBS Check
10 3 (2.52%) MCTS
10 3 (2.52%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.68%) CCENT
11 2 (1.68%) CWNA
11 2 (1.68%) HNC
11 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.68%) VTSP
12 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
2 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
3 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Firmware
5 1 (0.84%) XenApp
5 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) AirWatch
1 6 (5.04%) XenMobile
2 4 (3.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
2 36 (30.25%) VMware
3 15 (12.61%) Apple
4 14 (11.76%) HP
5 12 (10.08%) Cisco
6 10 (8.40%) Citrix
7 7 (5.88%) Dell
8 6 (5.04%) Acronis
8 6 (5.04%) Bloomberg
8 6 (5.04%) Eze Castle Integration
8 6 (5.04%) FactSet
8 6 (5.04%) MobileIron
8 6 (5.04%) Reuters
9 4 (3.36%) IBM
9 4 (3.36%) SonicWALL
9 4 (3.36%) Veeam
10 3 (2.52%) Avaya
10 3 (2.52%) Juniper
10 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.52%) Sophos