Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Field Engineer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 94 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 15 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.59% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.11% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 3
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +13.21% -
10th Percentile £23,100 £28,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £36,500 £31,500 £27,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £24,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% -5.77% -1.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 918 897 973
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 95.94% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 760 761 833
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,250 £27,600
90th Percentile £77,625 £67,500 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Watford

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Watford

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Watford over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Watford region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (33.33%) SaaS
3 5 (33.33%) Back Office
3 5 (33.33%) NEC
3 5 (33.33%) EPoS
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (26.67%) Meraki
4 4 (26.67%) Zerto
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) Veeam
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) Wireless
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
2 6 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 5 (33.33%) NEC
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Meraki
4 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
4 4 (26.67%) Veeam
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Zerto