The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Service Engineer
Rank 828 818 815
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 68 54 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.050% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.052% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 62 47 66
Average salary £24,375 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £31,150
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110056 102864 113144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.39% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90099 85610 97163
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 14 July 2014 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 14 July 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
England 0 68 £24,375 +8.33% 6
South East -4 15 £24,750 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire - 15 £23,500 - 1
London -37 14 £29,300 +30.22% 1
North West +25 11 £24,500 -14.03% 2
Manchester +17 10 £24,500 -14.03% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £22,500 - 1
Surrey +3 7 £28,120 +8.15% 1
Cranleigh - 5 £28,120 -
East of England -5 4 £32,500 +46.06% 1
East Midlands -23 4 £23,000 -6.12%
Bradford - 4 £23,000 - 1
South West - 4 £23,500 -
Northamptonshire -14 3 £23,000 -29.23%
Northampton -16 3 £23,000 -29.23%
Hertfordshire -17 3 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Wakefield - 3 £22,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £20,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £24,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £24,000 -
Hampshire -3 2 £23,500 +6.81%
Bristol - 2 £23,500 -
Milton Keynes -4 1 £23,000 -16.36%
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £23,000 -16.36%
Devon - 1 £23,500 -
Dorset - 1 £23,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £21,750 -
Kent - 1 £23,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £22,250 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 56 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 50 (30.86%) Windows
3 32 (19.75%) Active Directory
4 30 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 29 (17.90%) HP
6 26 (16.05%) MS Exchange
7 25 (15.43%) Cisco
8 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
9 20 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (11.73%) Firewall
10 19 (11.73%) CCNA
11 17 (10.49%) LAN
12 16 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (9.26%) EPoS
14 13 (8.02%) SLA
14 13 (8.02%) MCSE
14 13 (8.02%) MS Office
14 13 (8.02%) Wireless
15 12 (7.41%) Telecoms
15 12 (7.41%) VMware
15 12 (7.41%) Retail
15 12 (7.41%) WAN
16 11 (6.79%) Windows XP
16 11 (6.79%) Incident Management
16 11 (6.79%) TETRA
16 11 (6.79%) Problem Management
16 11 (6.79%) Windows 8
17 10 (6.17%) NetApp
17 10 (6.17%) Dell

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 26 (16.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.62%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 19 (11.73%) Firewall
3 17 (10.49%) LAN
4 13 (8.02%) Wireless
5 12 (7.41%) WAN
6 11 (6.79%) TETRA
7 9 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (5.56%) NAS
8 8 (4.94%) SAN
8 8 (4.94%) DNS
9 7 (4.32%) VoIP
10 6 (3.70%) DHCP
10 6 (3.70%) VPN
10 6 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.85%) SHDSL
11 3 (1.85%) SSL
11 3 (1.85%) OSPF
11 3 (1.85%) BGP
11 3 (1.85%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 12 (7.41%) Retail
2 3 (1.85%) Electronics
3 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Finance
4 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.62%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) EPoS
2 8 (4.94%) CLARiiON
3 7 (4.32%) Celerra
4 6 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.70%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.86%) Windows
2 16 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.79%) Windows XP
3 11 (6.79%) Windows 8
4 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.47%) Linux
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (6.79%) Incident Management
1 11 (6.79%) Problem Management
2 3 (1.85%) Service Delivery
3 2 (1.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (1.23%) Image Processing
4 1 (0.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (0.62%) Project Management
4 1 (0.62%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.09%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (11.73%) CCNA
3 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (8.02%) MCSE
5 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.09%) MCP
7 4 (2.47%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.23%) MCSA
8 2 (1.23%) SNIA Certification
8 2 (1.23%) SCSE
8 2 (1.23%) MCITP
9 1 (0.62%) Degree
9 1 (0.62%) HNC
9 1 (0.62%) HND
9 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (19.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.94%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.62%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.90%) HP
3 25 (15.43%) Cisco
4 12 (7.41%) VMware
5 10 (6.17%) Dell
5 10 (6.17%) NetApp
6 9 (5.56%) EMC
6 9 (5.56%) IBM
6 9 (5.56%) Sun
6 9 (5.56%) Fujitsu
7 7 (4.32%) Citrix
8 6 (3.70%) Toshiba
9 2 (1.23%) Siemens
9 2 (1.23%) Symantec
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy
10 1 (0.62%) Sony
10 1 (0.62%) Capita
10 1 (0.62%) Brocade
10 1 (0.62%) Fujitsu Siemens
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle
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