Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 672 769 749
Rank change year-on-year +97 -20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 141 84 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 119 74 99
London median annual salary £31,000 £31,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.80% +11.61% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,250 £38,150
England median annual salary £28,813 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +8.73% - -3.64%

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 64,772 69,969 73,714
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 94.65% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52,934 54,725 63,900
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +47 20 £27,500 -12.70% 5
Central London -9 14 £38,000 +40.74% 4
North London +12 7 £21,500 -28.93% 1
East London -12 5 £31,000 +72.22% 4
South London -2 4 £22,125 -5.85% 3
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 68 (48.23%) Windows
2 51 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 41 (29.08%) Active Directory
4 36 (25.53%) VMware
5 34 (24.11%) Office 365
6 33 (23.40%) Hyper-V
7 31 (21.99%) Cisco
8 30 (21.28%) Firewall
9 26 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
10 25 (17.73%) Windows 7
11 24 (17.02%) HP
12 23 (16.31%) MS Exchange
12 23 (16.31%) Driving Licence
13 22 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (14.89%) Windows 10
14 21 (14.89%) Apple
15 19 (13.48%) DNS
15 19 (13.48%) DHCP
15 19 (13.48%) MCP
16 18 (12.77%) Internet
16 18 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (11.35%) CCNA
18 16 (11.35%) Telecoms
19 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (10.64%) Mac OS X
19 15 (10.64%) SLA
20 14 (9.93%) EPoS
20 14 (9.93%) ITIL

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 23 (16.31%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (6.38%) Joomla!
4 9 (6.38%) WordPress
5 7 (4.96%) CMS
6 6 (4.26%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 34 (24.11%) Office 365
2 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.55%) Mimecast
4 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.42%) IaaS
5 2 (1.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.71%) G Suite
6 1 (0.71%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.28%) Firewall
2 19 (13.48%) DHCP
2 19 (13.48%) DNS
3 18 (12.77%) Internet
4 11 (7.80%) LAN
4 11 (7.80%) WAN
5 10 (7.09%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.09%) VPN
6 9 (6.38%) SSH
7 8 (5.67%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (5.67%) VoIP
8 7 (4.96%) Intranet
9 6 (4.26%) Skype
9 6 (4.26%) VLAN
9 6 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.55%) IPsec
10 5 (3.55%) SAN
11 4 (2.84%) DKIM
11 4 (2.84%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (11.35%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.22%) Retail
3 7 (4.96%) Marketing
4 4 (2.84%) Finance
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) CSS
1 9 (6.38%) HTML
1 9 (6.38%) LAMP
1 9 (6.38%) LEMP Stack
1 9 (6.38%) XML
1 9 (6.38%) XSLT
2 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.71%) RFC 2544
2 1 (0.71%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Driving Licence
2 14 (9.93%) EPoS
3 12 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (7.80%) iPad
5 9 (6.38%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (4.96%) Digital Signage
6 7 (4.96%) IPTV
6 7 (4.96%) Video\Live Streaming
7 6 (4.26%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.84%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.84%) Clustering
10 3 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.42%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.42%) NHS
11 2 (1.42%) Wiki
12 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (48.23%) Windows
2 25 (17.73%) Windows 7
3 21 (14.89%) Windows 10
4 15 (10.64%) Mac OS X
5 14 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.22%) Windows Server
6 13 (9.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.51%) Linux
8 7 (4.96%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.84%) Android
10 3 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.42%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (9.93%) ITIL
3 10 (7.09%) Time Management
4 7 (4.96%) ITSM
5 6 (4.26%) Break/Fix
5 6 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (4.26%) Service Management
6 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (3.55%) ITIL V3
6 5 (3.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.84%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (2.84%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (2.84%) Project Management
8 3 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.13%) CRM
9 2 (1.42%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.42%) Logistics
9 2 (1.42%) Network Architecture
9 2 (1.42%) Network Management
9 2 (1.42%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.71%) C#
2 1 (0.71%) Java
2 1 (0.71%) Python
2 1 (0.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.48%) MCP
2 17 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (11.35%) CCNA
3 16 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.22%) MCSE
5 11 (7.80%) MCSA
6 9 (6.38%) DBS Check
6 9 (6.38%) MCTS
7 6 (4.26%) Degree
8 5 (3.55%) VTSP
9 4 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.42%) MCITP
10 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) CWNA
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.71%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (29.08%) Active Directory
2 33 (23.40%) Hyper-V
3 22 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.26%) vSphere
5 2 (1.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.71%) Firmware
6 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.55%) SCCM
3 4 (2.84%) SCOM
3 4 (2.84%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.42%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.42%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 51 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 36 (25.53%) VMware
3 31 (21.99%) Cisco
4 24 (17.02%) HP
5 21 (14.89%) Apple
6 13 (9.22%) Citrix
7 11 (7.80%) Dell
8 7 (4.96%) Avaya
8 7 (4.96%) Draytek
9 6 (4.26%) WatchGuard
10 5 (3.55%) IBM
11 4 (2.84%) Ciena
11 4 (2.84%) EMC
11 4 (2.84%) Kaseya
11 4 (2.84%) NetApp
11 4 (2.84%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (2.84%) Sun
12 2 (1.42%) Arqiva
12 2 (1.42%) Eze Castle Integration
12 2 (1.42%) Meraki