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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Support Engineer
Rank 849 832 841
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 27 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.035% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 25
Average salary £25,750 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,250 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £67,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £24,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+7.29% -5.88%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
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 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
London +18 7 £30,000 -11.11% 5
South East -15 6 £27,750 -14.61%
Yorkshire -39 5 £23,500 +4.44%
South West - 5 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands -17 2 £19,000 -7.31%
East Midlands +2 1 £27,500 +18.27%
North West -22 1 £30,000 +27.65%
Field Support Engineer
UK

Field Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) Microsoft
3 25 (48.08%) MS Excel
4 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
5 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
6 16 (30.77%) DNS
6 16 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
7 15 (28.85%) Cisco
7 15 (28.85%) Citrix
7 15 (28.85%) Firewall
8 14 (26.92%) MS Office
9 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (25.00%) VMware
10 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
11 11 (21.15%) DHCP
11 11 (21.15%) HP
11 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
13 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
13 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (15.38%) Terminal Services
14 8 (15.38%) VPN
15 7 (13.46%) CCNA
15 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
15 7 (13.46%) Office 365

Field Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
2 16 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.54%) IIS
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (26.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 4 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) DNS
2 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
2 15 (28.85%) Firewall
3 11 (21.15%) DHCP
4 8 (15.38%) VPN
5 6 (11.54%) LAN
6 5 (9.62%) VoIP
6 5 (9.62%) Wireless
7 4 (7.69%) Internet
7 4 (7.69%) 3G
7 4 (7.69%) DSL
7 4 (7.69%) HSPA
7 4 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (5.77%) Intranet
8 3 (5.77%) WAN
9 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.92%) VLAN
10 1 (1.92%) NGN
10 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) FileMaker
General
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.92%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Avionics
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.85%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) PACS
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
2 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) Service Management
4 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.69%) ITSM
4 4 (7.69%) Data Security
5 2 (3.85%) Change Management
5 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.85%) Time Management
5 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.92%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.92%) Line Management
6 1 (1.92%) Communications Security
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.92%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.46%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) MCSE
4 6 (11.54%) MCSA
4 6 (11.54%) MCITP
5 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) MCP
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) MCDST
7 3 (5.77%) MCTS
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.85%) CCNP
8 2 (3.85%) CCA
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 6 (11.54%) XenApp
6 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (7.69%) DameWare
2 2 (3.85%) ZENworks
2 2 (3.85%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (63.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.85%) Citrix
2 15 (28.85%) Cisco
3 13 (25.00%) VMware
4 11 (21.15%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) NetApp
6 5 (9.62%) Sophos
7 4 (7.69%) BT
7 4 (7.69%) Google
7 4 (7.69%) WatchGuard
7 4 (7.69%) ProCurve
7 4 (7.69%) Apple
7 4 (7.69%) Symantec
8 3 (5.77%) Avaya
9 2 (3.85%) Novell
10 1 (1.92%) McAfee
10 1 (1.92%) Dell
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