The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 133 146
Rank change year-on-year +35 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Median salary £26,000 £37,875 £22,956
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.35% +64.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,183
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £38,250 £27,701
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 1214 1857 2287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 94.03% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1499 1560
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
3 3 (21.43%) EPoS
3 3 (21.43%) HNC
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ADSL
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (7.14%) Network Management
1 1 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + CAR
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago