The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales 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
UK / Wales
Rank 94 96 101
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 0.50% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.51% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Median salary £20,000 £27,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% +14.89%  
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 Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1048 1372 1288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.50% 98.21% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1158 1107
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Wales

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Wales

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Wales 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
South Wales +10 5 £20,000 -25.92% 1
West Wales - 1 £21,000 -
Field Engineer
UK

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) EPoS
4 2 (13.33%) 3G
4 2 (13.33%) ATM
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (13.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (13.33%) Nokia
4 2 (13.33%) 4G
4 2 (13.33%) Huawei
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Ciena
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Tellabs
5 1 (6.67%) CCENT
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) LTE
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Office 365
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) 3G
1 2 (13.33%) 4G
1 2 (13.33%) ATM
2 1 (6.67%) 2G
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) LTE
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCENT
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (13.33%) Ciena
2 2 (13.33%) Huawei
2 2 (13.33%) Nokia
2 2 (13.33%) Tellabs
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) VMware