The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Field Service Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Services Engineer
Rank 798 921 879
Rank change year-on-year
+123 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 78 34 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.032% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.033% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 25 105
Median salary £24,250 £26,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,694
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-13.20% +1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Field Service Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Field Service Engineer in the job title.

Field Service Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Field Service Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer within the UK.

Field Service Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Field Service Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Field Service Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +114 70 £26,000 - 8
London +79 19 £26,500 +26.19% 4
South East +89 17 £26,000 - 1
South West - 16 £26,000 - 1
Surrey - 7 £26,000 -
Epsom - 6 £26,000 -
West Midlands -2 5 £21,500 -31.74%
Scotland +27 4 £21,250 -27.96% 2
West Yorkshire +26 4 £26,500 +17.77%
Yorkshire +21 4 £26,500 +17.77% 1
East of England +14 4 £24,800 -14.48% 1
North West -26 4 £22,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £24,750 -
Hayes - 4 £24,000 -
Cheshire +15 3 £22,500 -15.09%
Birmingham -6 3 £21,500 -31.74%
Wales -17 3 £21,500 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £30,000 -
Bristol - 3 £19,000 - 1
Swindon - 3 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +6 2 £23,050 -20.51%
Northern Ireland - 2 £21,500 -
Devon - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £27,500 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £20,950 -
Cleckheaton - 2 £26,500 -

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Field Service 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 featuring Field Service Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 48 (35.29%) Driving Licence
2 46 (33.82%) SLA
3 32 (23.53%) Windows
3 32 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 30 (22.06%) Cisco
4 30 (22.06%) EPoS
5 27 (19.85%) MS Office
6 26 (19.12%) Electronics
7 25 (18.38%) Telecoms
8 24 (17.65%) Windows Server
9 22 (16.18%) Line Management
10 21 (15.44%) Retail
10 21 (15.44%) MS Visio
11 20 (14.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 20 (14.71%) Nokia
11 20 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
11 20 (14.71%) Huawei
11 20 (14.71%) Ciena
11 20 (14.71%) Tellabs
12 17 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (10.29%) DBS Check
14 14 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (10.29%) VMware
14 14 (10.29%) HNC
15 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (8.09%) Citrix
16 10 (7.35%) ATM
16 10 (7.35%) Windows 7

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 27 (19.85%) MS Office
3 21 (15.44%) MS Visio
4 20 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) ATM
2 9 (6.62%) GPRS
3 8 (5.88%) WAN
3 8 (5.88%) Wireless
4 7 (5.15%) LAN
4 7 (5.15%) VPN
5 5 (3.68%) RFID
6 4 (2.94%) Firewall
7 3 (2.21%) 3G
7 3 (2.21%) SAN
7 3 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.47%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.74%) 4G
9 1 (0.74%) Internet
9 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.74%) NAS
9 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) MS Access
General
1 26 (19.12%) Electronics
2 25 (18.38%) Telecoms
3 21 (15.44%) Retail
4 8 (5.88%) Banking
5 5 (3.68%) Games
6 3 (2.21%) Finance
7 2 (1.47%) Marketing
7 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 48 (35.29%) Driving Licence
2 30 (22.06%) EPoS
3 9 (6.62%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (4.41%) iPad
5 6 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.68%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.94%) PACS
8 3 (2.21%) CCTV
9 2 (1.47%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.47%) Informatics
9 2 (1.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.53%) Windows
2 24 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.62%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) Solaris
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.18%) Line Management
2 9 (6.62%) Service Delivery
3 5 (3.68%) ERP
4 4 (2.94%) Product Management
5 3 (2.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.47%) Resource Management
6 2 (1.47%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (1.47%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL
7 1 (0.74%) Presales
7 1 (0.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.41%) SQL
2 2 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.29%) DBS Check
1 14 (10.29%) HNC
2 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.68%) Degree
3 5 (3.68%) HND
3 5 (3.68%) MCP
4 4 (2.94%) CCNA
4 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.94%) MCSA
5 3 (2.21%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.21%) CCENT
6 2 (1.47%) MCSE
6 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (33.82%) SLA
2 4 (2.94%) DICOM
2 4 (2.94%) HL7
3 2 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.15%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.06%) Cisco
3 20 (14.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 20 (14.71%) Ciena
3 20 (14.71%) Huawei
3 20 (14.71%) Nokia
3 20 (14.71%) Tellabs
4 14 (10.29%) VMware
5 11 (8.09%) Citrix
6 7 (5.15%) HP
7 5 (3.68%) Dell
7 5 (3.68%) Draytek
7 5 (3.68%) NETGEAR
8 3 (2.21%) 3Com
8 3 (2.21%) Apple
8 3 (2.21%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.21%) ZyXEL
9 2 (1.47%) NetApp
9 2 (1.47%) Wyse
9 2 (1.47%) Xerox
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + car, laptop, mobile, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AAP3
Salary: £25000 per annum + Company Car + Fuel Card + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Company Car
Posted: 23 days ago
Scotland
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Company Van, Pension, Training
Posted: 15 days ago