Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 240 291
Rank change year-on-year +1 +51 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 19 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 11
West Yorkshire median annual salary £30,500 £24,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.49% +8.89% -13.46%
10th Percentile £21,625 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £56,050 £28,000 £30,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £27,000 £26,000 £25,250
% change year-on-year +3.85% +2.97% -2.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,464 7,108 8,625
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.63% 97.85% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5,505 6,127 7,093
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in West Yorkshire

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in West Yorkshire

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in West Yorkshire

Field Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +23 14 £30,500 +48.78% 4
Elland - 4 £32,500 -
Bradford -6 2 £21,750 -17.92%
Halifax - 1 £21,750 -
Huddersfield - 1 £21,750 -
Field Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (26.32%) Retail
5 5 (26.32%) VLAN
5 5 (26.32%) Android
5 5 (26.32%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (26.32%) RFID
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (21.05%) DSL
6 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Panasonic
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) Logistics
6 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) RFID
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) DSL
4 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
4 4 (21.05%) MPLS
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) Skype
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) WLAN
7 1 (5.26%) ATM
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Android
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
3 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) Break/Fix
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Security
5 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) Simpana
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Avaya
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Mitel
2 4 (21.05%) Panasonic
3 2 (10.53%) Ivanti
3 2 (10.53%) SOTI
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) CommVault