Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £23,125 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Field Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 83 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.97% 0.30% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.31% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Sheffield median annual salary £23,125 £24,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.64% +5.43% -
South Yorkshire median annual salary £23,125 £33,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year -31.48% -18.18% +91.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 807 979 1,141
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 96.83% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 715 820 985
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,300 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Sheffield

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Break/Fix
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
7 1 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) ECDL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (37.50%) VMware