Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Engineer
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 359 385
Rank change year-on-year +17 +26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 51 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.33% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 27
Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £22,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.91% -15.38% +13.13%
10th Percentile £19,500 £19,000 £18,200
90th Percentile £58,000 £35,250 £32,500
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - -3.64% +1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14944 17476 18003
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.74% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12326 13839 14835
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Field Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in the Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Field Engineer in the Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in the Midlands

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 Midlands +16 28 £33,000 +50.00% 6
East Midlands +16 23 £24,000 +26.32% 4
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) RFID
2 18 (35.29%) Mobile Computing
3 16 (31.37%) Retail
3 16 (31.37%) Android
4 14 (27.45%) WAN
5 12 (23.53%) LAN
5 12 (23.53%) WLAN
5 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (19.61%) Presales
6 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
7 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
7 9 (17.65%) Driving Licence
8 8 (15.69%) SOTI
8 8 (15.69%) AirWatch
8 8 (15.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (15.69%) VMware
9 7 (13.73%) Wireless
9 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
9 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.76%) Logistics
10 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
11 5 (9.80%) Degree
11 5 (9.80%) EPoS
11 5 (9.80%) Cisco
11 5 (9.80%) SQL
12 4 (7.84%) Unix
12 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
12 4 (7.84%) SCCM
12 4 (7.84%) Windows Mobile

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (3.92%) IIS
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) RFID
2 14 (27.45%) WAN
3 12 (23.53%) LAN
3 12 (23.53%) WLAN
4 7 (13.73%) Wireless
5 3 (5.88%) DHCP
5 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.92%) ATM
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (3.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) Intranet
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
7 1 (1.96%) PABX
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
General
1 16 (31.37%) Retail
2 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Finance
5 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.92%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (3.92%) Electronics
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Mobile Computing
2 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (17.65%) Driving Licence
4 5 (9.80%) EPoS
5 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
6 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Android
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Presales
2 8 (15.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (11.76%) Logistics
4 4 (7.84%) SDLC
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) Line Management
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.96%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) Document Management
7 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security
7 1 (1.96%) Network Management
7 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.96%) Release Management
7 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.96%) Telematics
7 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) AirWatch
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) SOTI
1 8 (15.69%) VMware
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Intel
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) Veeam
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Nortel
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Panasonic
6 1 (1.96%) Red Box
6 1 (1.96%) Siemens
6 1 (1.96%) Sun