The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 222 192
Rank change year-on-year +32 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 17 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 18
Median salary £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,500 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £49,500
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 the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in the West Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in the West Midlands

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in the West Midlands

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +7 4 £32,750 +14.91%
Coventry +25 3 £21,600 -4.00%
Warwickshire +27 2 £26,750 +62.12% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £22,500 -
Worcestershire -5 1 £20,000 +5.26%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £20,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) MS Office
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 9 (23.08%) VMware
5 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.95%) Electronics
6 7 (17.95%) Driving Licence
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 6 (15.38%) SLA
8 5 (12.82%) DNS
8 5 (12.82%) WAN
8 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.82%) LAN
8 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (10.26%) Huawei
9 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
9 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
9 4 (10.26%) Tellabs
9 4 (10.26%) Ciena
9 4 (10.26%) Line Management
9 4 (10.26%) Office 365
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
9 4 (10.26%) Internet
9 4 (10.26%) ATM
9 4 (10.26%) MS Visio

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
1 5 (12.82%) LAN
1 5 (12.82%) WAN
2 4 (10.26%) ATM
2 4 (10.26%) DHCP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) Broadband
5 1 (2.56%) DDNS
5 1 (2.56%) NAS
5 1 (2.56%) RS-232
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (17.95%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Automotive
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.13%) EPoS
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) Robotics
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) Line Management
2 3 (7.69%) Software Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Presales
3 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.56%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Ticket Management
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) UML
4 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCNA
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.56%) HNC
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (10.26%) Ciena
3 4 (10.26%) Huawei
3 4 (10.26%) Intel
3 4 (10.26%) Nokia
3 4 (10.26%) Tellabs
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) MEDITECH
5 1 (2.56%) Wyse
5 1 (2.56%) Xerox
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