Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 692 765 758
Rank change year-on-year +73 -7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 134 98 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 115 89 121
London median annual salary £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% -5.45% -8.33%
10th Percentile £20,700 £18,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £44,500 £37,250 £38,750
England median annual salary £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% -1.96% -7.27%

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 66,165 70,272 77,901
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 94.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53,697 55,726 67,671
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +28 15 £27,500 -9.84% 8
Central London -23 15 £30,000 +33.33%
North London +7 6 £20,750 -31.40% 1
South London -7 6 £22,125 -5.85% 1
East London -12 4 £38,000 +111.11% 3
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 69 (51.49%) Windows
2 49 (36.57%) Microsoft
3 39 (29.10%) VMware
3 39 (29.10%) Active Directory
4 37 (27.61%) Office 365
5 36 (26.87%) Hyper-V
6 34 (25.37%) Microsoft Office
7 25 (18.66%) Windows 7
8 23 (17.16%) Firewall
8 23 (17.16%) Windows 10
9 22 (16.42%) Apple
10 21 (15.67%) DHCP
11 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (14.93%) DNS
11 20 (14.93%) Driving Licence
12 19 (14.18%) MCP
13 18 (13.43%) Cisco
13 18 (13.43%) HP
13 18 (13.43%) EPoS
13 18 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (12.69%) Internet
14 17 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (11.94%) SLA
15 16 (11.94%) Self-Motivation
16 15 (11.19%) Mac OS X
16 15 (11.19%) Retail
16 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (10.45%) WAN
18 13 (9.70%) LAN

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 12 (8.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.73%) CMS
3 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.99%) Joomla!
3 4 (2.99%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.99%) WordPress
4 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (25.37%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.61%) Office 365
2 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.48%) IaaS
3 6 (4.48%) SaaS
4 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.49%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) G Suite
6 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.16%) Firewall
2 21 (15.67%) DHCP
3 20 (14.93%) DNS
4 17 (12.69%) Internet
5 14 (10.45%) WAN
6 13 (9.70%) LAN
7 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
7 11 (8.21%) VPN
8 8 (5.97%) DSL
9 7 (5.22%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.73%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (3.73%) Skype
10 5 (3.73%) VoIP
11 4 (2.99%) Intranet
11 4 (2.99%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.99%) SSH
11 4 (2.99%) VLAN
11 4 (2.99%) Wireless
12 3 (2.24%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) Big Data
1 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (11.19%) Retail
2 12 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.72%) Finance
4 7 (5.22%) Marketing
5 2 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) CSS
1 6 (4.48%) HTML
2 4 (2.99%) LAMP
2 4 (2.99%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (2.99%) XML
2 4 (2.99%) XSLT
3 2 (1.49%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.49%) Flask
3 2 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.75%) RFC 2544
4 1 (0.75%) WAP
4 1 (0.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) Driving Licence
2 18 (13.43%) EPoS
3 16 (11.94%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (8.21%) iPad
5 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.97%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (4.48%) Blackberry
8 6 (4.48%) Hedge funds
8 6 (4.48%) Wiki
9 4 (2.99%) Digital Signage
9 4 (2.99%) IPTV
9 4 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.99%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (2.24%) iPhone
10 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.49%) NHS
12 1 (0.75%) Clustering
12 1 (0.75%) Handset
12 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (51.49%) Windows
2 25 (18.66%) Windows 7
3 23 (17.16%) Windows 10
4 15 (11.19%) Mac OS X
4 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.70%) Windows Server
7 9 (6.72%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.97%) Android
9 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (3.73%) Linux
11 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.49%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.75%) Unix
12 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (8.96%) ITIL
3 7 (5.22%) Break/Fix
4 6 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (4.48%) Service Delivery
5 5 (3.73%) ITIL V3
5 5 (3.73%) ITSM
5 5 (3.73%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (3.73%) Time Management
6 3 (2.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.49%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.49%) Coaching
7 2 (1.49%) Machine Learning
7 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.49%) Network Management
7 2 (1.49%) Physics
7 2 (1.49%) Web Development
8 1 (0.75%) Change Control
8 1 (0.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.24%) Python
3 2 (1.49%) C
3 2 (1.49%) Java
3 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (14.18%) MCP
3 12 (8.96%) MCSA
4 11 (8.21%) MCSE
5 9 (6.72%) DBS Check
5 9 (6.72%) MCTS
6 8 (5.97%) CCNA
6 8 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.48%) Degree
7 6 (4.48%) MCITP
8 5 (3.73%) VTSP
9 2 (1.49%) CWNA
9 2 (1.49%) HNC
9 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.75%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.94%) SLA
2 4 (2.99%) QA
3 2 (1.49%) PMO
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (29.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (26.87%) Hyper-V
3 17 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.48%) vSphere
5 2 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) AirWatch
1 6 (4.48%) XenMobile
2 3 (2.24%) SCCM
3 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.75%) SCOM
4 1 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (36.57%) Microsoft
2 39 (29.10%) VMware
3 22 (16.42%) Apple
4 18 (13.43%) Cisco
4 18 (13.43%) HP
5 11 (8.21%) Citrix
6 8 (5.97%) Dell
7 7 (5.22%) Avaya
8 6 (4.48%) Acronis
8 6 (4.48%) Bloomberg
8 6 (4.48%) Eze Castle Integration
8 6 (4.48%) FactSet
8 6 (4.48%) MobileIron
8 6 (4.48%) Reuters
8 6 (4.48%) WatchGuard
9 5 (3.73%) Draytek
9 5 (3.73%) IBM
10 3 (2.24%) Sun
11 2 (1.49%) Capita
11 2 (1.49%) SonicWALL