The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 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 Support Engineer
Rank 222 - 216
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.081% - 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £22,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -7.69%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5864 4812 5444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.02% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4143 4828
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Field Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Field Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Field Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Field Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Field Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Field Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Devon - 3 £17,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £27,500 -
Field Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco