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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Support Engineer
Rank 850 859 855
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 55 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.053% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.055% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 56
Average salary £25,500 £29,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.55% +9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.38%
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
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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 +14 19 £25,500 -7.27% 2
South East -3 19 £29,000 -3.33% 2
North West +33 5 £19,000 -39.68%
West Midlands -22 5 £21,000 -23.63% 1
East Midlands - 3 £25,000 - 1
Yorkshire +11 2 £29,750 +19.00% 1
East of England +3 2 £31,500 +14.54%
North East - 1 £25,000 -
Field Support Engineer
UK

Field Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 79 (84.95%) Windows
2 61 (65.59%) Active Directory
3 47 (50.54%) Microsoft
4 37 (39.78%) MS Office
5 34 (36.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 30 (32.26%) MS Exchange
9 29 (31.18%) TCP/IP
10 28 (30.11%) MS Excel
10 28 (30.11%) Citrix
11 27 (29.03%) Firewall
11 27 (29.03%) DNS
12 24 (25.81%) SLA
12 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
13 23 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (24.73%) VPN
14 20 (21.51%) VoIP
15 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (18.28%) Terminal Services
16 17 (18.28%) VMware
17 16 (17.20%) ITIL
18 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (15.05%) 3G
19 14 (15.05%) DSL
19 14 (15.05%) ITSM
19 14 (15.05%) BT
19 14 (15.05%) HSPA
19 14 (15.05%) Driving Licence
20 13 (13.98%) WAN

Field Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.30%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (39.78%) MS Office
2 28 (30.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.18%) TCP/IP
2 27 (29.03%) DNS
2 27 (29.03%) Firewall
3 23 (24.73%) VPN
4 20 (21.51%) VoIP
5 14 (15.05%) 3G
5 14 (15.05%) DSL
5 14 (15.05%) HSPA
6 13 (13.98%) DHCP
6 13 (13.98%) LAN
6 13 (13.98%) WAN
7 5 (5.38%) Wireless
8 4 (4.30%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (4.30%) SAN
9 3 (3.23%) VLAN
10 1 (1.08%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.45%) Law
2 2 (2.15%) Advertising
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.05%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.45%) iPhone
3 6 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.30%) EPoS
5 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.23%) CCTV
5 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.95%) Windows
2 34 (36.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.90%) Mac OS X
7 9 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.45%) Android
8 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Unix
9 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) ITIL
2 14 (15.05%) ITSM
3 8 (8.60%) Service Management
4 7 (7.53%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.30%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.30%) Migration
6 3 (3.23%) Data Management
6 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.08%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.08%) Line Management
7 1 (1.08%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.83%) CCNA
2 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.83%) MCSE
3 9 (9.68%) MCP
4 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.30%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.30%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.30%) Degree
5 4 (4.30%) MCSA
6 2 (2.15%) HNC
6 2 (2.15%) MCITP
7 1 (1.08%) CCA
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.08%) CNE
7 1 (1.08%) MCTS
7 1 (1.08%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (65.59%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.28%) Terminal Services
3 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.30%) vSphere
6 3 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.15%) XenServer
8 1 (1.08%) Firmware
8 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.08%) XenApp
8 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (50.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (30.11%) Citrix
3 17 (18.28%) VMware
4 14 (15.05%) BT
5 11 (11.83%) HP
6 9 (9.68%) Cisco
7 6 (6.45%) Apple
7 6 (6.45%) Dell
8 4 (4.30%) IBM
8 4 (4.30%) Intel
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle
10 2 (2.15%) Mitel
10 2 (2.15%) Toshiba
11 1 (1.08%) Capita
11 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.08%) EMC
11 1 (1.08%) Juniper
11 1 (1.08%) NetApp
11 1 (1.08%) Sophos
11 1 (1.08%) Wyse
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