The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Service Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Service Engineer
Rank 845 852 835
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 47 77 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.066% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.070% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 44 71 37
Average salary £28,250 £24,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.49% -1.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,120 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -11.11%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field Service Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 31 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -9 46 £29,000 +20.20% 15
London +32 14 £32,250 +19.44% 5
East of England +13 14 £29,500 +21.64% 4
Hertfordshire -3 13 £30,000 +13.20% 4
South East -7 7 £24,500 -5.76% 3
Bracknell - 4 £24,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £24,500 - 1
South Yorkshire 0 3 £30,000 +25.00%
Lancashire -4 3 £22,250 -
Sheffield -5 3 £30,000 +25.00%
Blackburn -9 3 £22,250 -
Yorkshire -13 3 £30,000 +30.43% 2
North West -14 3 £22,250 -9.18%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £27,500 -
Surrey +10 2 £32,000 +13.79% 1
South West -13 2 £22,400 -0.44%
West Midlands - 2 £19,625 -
Birmingham - 2 £19,625 -
Redhill - 2 £32,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 1 £22,500 -15.09%
Bedford +2 1 £29,000 +31.81%
Tyne and Wear 0 1 £22,500 -15.09%
Bedfordshire -3 1 £29,000 +31.81%
Devon -4 1 £19,800 -7.90%
North East -10 1 £22,500 -15.09%
Edinburgh - 1 £19,800 -
Scotland - 1 £19,800 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £21,750 -
Wiltshire - 1 £25,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 31 (25.41%) Windows
2 29 (23.77%) Active Directory
3 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
4 20 (16.39%) Cisco
5 19 (15.57%) HP
6 15 (12.30%) Dell
6 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
6 15 (12.30%) Electronics
7 14 (11.48%) VMware
7 14 (11.48%) MS Exchange
8 13 (10.66%) ITIL
8 13 (10.66%) GPRS
8 13 (10.66%) LAN
8 13 (10.66%) TCP/IP
8 13 (10.66%) Citrix
9 12 (9.84%) EMC
10 11 (9.02%) EPoS
10 11 (9.02%) Firewall
11 10 (8.20%) NetApp
11 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (8.20%) SLA
11 10 (8.20%) WAN
12 9 (7.38%) Terminal Services
13 8 (6.56%) Sun
13 8 (6.56%) IBM
13 8 (6.56%) MS Office
13 8 (6.56%) Games
13 8 (6.56%) Windows 7
14 7 (5.74%) Time Management
14 7 (5.74%) VPN

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 14 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.28%) Lync
4 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.56%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) GPRS
1 13 (10.66%) LAN
1 13 (10.66%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.02%) Firewall
3 10 (8.20%) WAN
4 7 (5.74%) VPN
4 7 (5.74%) DNS
5 5 (4.10%) DHCP
5 5 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.28%) Wireless
6 4 (3.28%) SAN
6 4 (3.28%) NAS
7 3 (2.46%) VoIP
7 3 (2.46%) Internet
8 2 (1.64%) 3G
8 2 (1.64%) DSL
8 2 (1.64%) HSPA
8 2 (1.64%) VSAT
8 2 (1.64%) Intranet
8 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (12.30%) Electronics
2 8 (6.56%) Games
3 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) EPoS
2 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.46%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.82%) Informatics
4 1 (0.82%) Celerra
4 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.82%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.41%) Windows
2 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.56%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.74%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.46%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.64%) Linux
9 1 (0.82%) UNIX
9 1 (0.82%) Solaris
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.66%) ITIL
2 7 (5.74%) Time Management
3 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.46%) ITSM
4 3 (2.46%) Logistics
4 3 (2.46%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.46%) Data Entry
5 2 (1.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (1.64%) ITIL V3
5 2 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (1.64%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (1.64%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (0.82%) Service Management
6 1 (0.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (0.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.82%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) SQL
2 2 (1.64%) VB
2 2 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (4.92%) MCSE
2 5 (4.10%) CCNA
2 5 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.10%) MCP
3 3 (2.46%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (23.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.38%) Terminal Services
3 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.46%) XenApp
5 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.39%) Cisco
3 19 (15.57%) HP
4 15 (12.30%) Dell
5 14 (11.48%) VMware
6 13 (10.66%) Citrix
7 12 (9.84%) EMC
8 10 (8.20%) NetApp
9 8 (6.56%) Sun
9 8 (6.56%) IBM
10 7 (5.74%) Apple
11 5 (4.10%) Oracle
11 5 (4.10%) Wyse
12 2 (1.64%) Ericsson
12 2 (1.64%) Mitel
12 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.64%) Draytek
12 2 (1.64%) NETGEAR
12 2 (1.64%) Adobe
12 2 (1.64%) BT
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + 6K On call + Van
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + company vehicle
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Engineering
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wembley
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Salary: £24000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
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