The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Service Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field Service Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Service Engineer
Rank 429 407 418
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 13 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 23
Average salary £28,000 £26,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,600 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,120 £32,500 £30,050
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £27,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +19.56%
Field Service Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Field Service Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Field Service Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Field Service Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Field Service Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Field Service Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Surrey -2 8 £28,120 +8.15%
Hampshire -16 2 £25,750 -14.16%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £23,000 -5.64%
East Sussex - 1 £21,750 -
Middlesex - 1 £20,000 -
Field Service Engineer
England

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Field Service 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 Service Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
3 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) MS Office
5 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
6 6 (19.35%) SLA
6 6 (19.35%) CCNA
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco
8 4 (12.90%) DNS
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) 3G
9 3 (9.68%) Citrix
9 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
9 3 (9.68%) DSL
9 3 (9.68%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) VPN
9 3 (9.68%) VoIP
9 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (9.68%) HSPA
9 3 (9.68%) ITSM

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Field Service 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 Service Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (35.48%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) 3G
4 3 (9.68%) DSL
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) TETRA
4 3 (9.68%) HSPA
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) ITSM
1 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
1 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.45%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CCNA
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) BT
3 3 (9.68%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Dell