The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Field Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 385 423 443
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 7 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 20
Median salary £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,450 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -15.00%

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
14214 18588 20173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.68% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11781 15972 16502
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Field Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Field Support Engineer in the job title.

Field Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Field Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Field Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +31 3 £26,000 +1.96%
Sussex - 2 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £22,500 -26.82%
East Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
Field Support Engineer
England

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Field Support 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 South East region featuring Field Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) MS Office
3 9 (45.00%) Intel
3 9 (45.00%) Thin Client
3 9 (45.00%) Fat Client
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) MCSE
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (20.00%) Meraki
6 3 (15.00%) ZyXEL
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) MCSA
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.00%) Avionics

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Avionics
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Games
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (45.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Intel
2 4 (20.00%) Meraki
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) ZyXEL
4 1 (5.00%) VMware