The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 132 135
Rank change year-on-year +34 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.23% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £25,000 £38,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.64% +62.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,250 £22,956
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £38,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1259 1721 2215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.41% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1362 1659
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Reading

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
5 3 (18.75%) EPoS
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) HNC
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.25%) Games
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (6.25%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) ATM
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
1 3 (18.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Presales
2 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) HNC
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
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