The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Support Engineer
Rank 827 813 848
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 23 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.035% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.036% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 22
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £19,050 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £28,000 £28,450
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £22,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.16%
Field Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Field Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Field Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Field Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Field Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Field Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -25 13 £30,000 +9.09% 1
London 0 4 £27,750 -3.47% 1
South West -11 2 £27,000 +22.72%
North West - 2 £33,000 -
North East -11 1 £35,000 +70.73%
East of England -14 1 - - 2
Field Support Engineer
UK

Field Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Field Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Support Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
4 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
5 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
7 12 (26.09%) DNS
7 12 (26.09%) Cisco
7 12 (26.09%) Citrix
7 12 (26.09%) Firewall
8 11 (23.91%) HP
8 11 (23.91%) Windows XP
9 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 10 (21.74%) ITIL
9 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (21.74%) VMware
10 9 (19.57%) MS Office
10 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (19.57%) DHCP
11 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (17.39%) Office 365
12 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.22%) WAN
13 6 (13.04%) LAN
13 6 (13.04%) SLA
13 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (13.04%) Wireless
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (10.87%) XenApp
14 5 (10.87%) Google Apps

Field Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Field Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (26.09%) DNS
2 12 (26.09%) Firewall
3 9 (19.57%) DHCP
4 7 (15.22%) WAN
5 6 (13.04%) LAN
5 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (13.04%) Wireless
6 4 (8.70%) VPN
7 3 (6.52%) Intranet
7 3 (6.52%) Internet
7 3 (6.52%) VoIP
7 3 (6.52%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (4.35%) 3G
8 2 (4.35%) DSL
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
8 2 (4.35%) HSPA
9 1 (2.17%) xDSL
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) EPoS
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
3 11 (23.91%) Windows XP
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.35%) ITSM
4 2 (4.35%) Service Management
4 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Change Management
5 1 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CCNA
3 4 (8.70%) A+ Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) HNC
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MCDST
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) XenApp
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Casper Suite
1 2 (4.35%) ZENworks
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 12 (26.09%) Citrix
3 11 (23.91%) HP
4 10 (21.74%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Google
5 5 (10.87%) WatchGuard
5 5 (10.87%) Apple
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 2 (4.35%) Novell
6 2 (4.35%) BT
7 1 (2.17%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.17%) Acronis
7 1 (2.17%) Sophos
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
London
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Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago