The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Engineer
England / North West
Rank 238 218 217
Rank change year-on-year -20 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 19 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.40% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 33
Median salary £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Field Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in the North West

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in the North West

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in the North West

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +15 8 £19,000 -
Manchester -27 8 £25,500 +2.00% 4
Lancashire -1 3 £22,000 -7.36%
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North West region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) MS Office
3 14 (41.18%) Intel
4 13 (38.24%) Fat Client
4 13 (38.24%) Thin Client
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 5 (14.71%) ATM
7 5 (14.71%) Validation
7 5 (14.71%) EPoS
7 5 (14.71%) VMware
7 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
8 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.76%) Mechatronics
8 4 (11.76%) Games
8 4 (11.76%) Electronics
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) Citrix
8 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.82%) Internet
9 3 (8.82%) LAN
9 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
9 3 (8.82%) Apple
9 3 (8.82%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.82%) Degree

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) ATM
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.94%) Broadband
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Electronics
1 4 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Fat Client
1 13 (38.24%) Thin Client
2 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
2 5 (14.71%) EPoS
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
3 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Validation
2 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Mechatronics
3 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (2.94%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Intel
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Apple
5 3 (8.82%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Draytek
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
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