The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Support Engineer
Rank 436 433 439
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.039% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.042% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £31,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £27,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +14.58%
Field Support 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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Field Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Surrey +19 1 £30,500 +11.92%
West Sussex - 1 £24,500 -
Field Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) 3G
7 2 (12.50%) DSL
7 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) EPoS
7 2 (12.50%) WAP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) 3G
4 2 (12.50%) DSL
4 2 (12.50%) HSPA
5 1 (6.25%) xDSL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) HNC
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) Acronis
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago