The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 225 235
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 21 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 12
Median salary £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,250 £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.84%  

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 6603 5488 6123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.44% 97.86% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5388 4656 4994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 28 June 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 -23 14 £22,000 +15.78% 1
Manchester -35 3 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Field Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) Intel
4 10 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) Fat Client
5 8 (20.00%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (17.50%) MCSE
6 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (17.50%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
7 6 (15.00%) LAN
7 6 (15.00%) WAN
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) NEC
8 5 (12.50%) Validation
8 5 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (12.50%) Service Management
8 5 (12.50%) Information Security
8 5 (12.50%) MySQL
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 4 (10.00%) Mechatronics

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) VPN
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
2 6 (15.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) ATM
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.50%) Internet
4 3 (7.50%) Wireless
5 2 (5.00%) Broadband
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.50%) DSL
6 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 5 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 10 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) EPoS
4 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) CMDB
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.50%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
3 5 (12.50%) Validation
4 4 (10.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.50%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) MCSE
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco
2 11 (27.50%) Intel
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) NEC
5 4 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) 3Com
6 3 (7.50%) Apple
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
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