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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Service Engineer
Rank 833 776 828
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 94 103 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.092% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.097% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 76 89 67
Average salary £27,000 £21,750 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,875 £19,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,339 £21,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+34.89% +1.16%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115310 106336 118647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93548 88465 101690
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -35 88 £26,500 +21.83% 14
South East -7 26 £29,339 +34.89% 5
London -41 25 £22,750 -1.08% 3
East Midlands -16 12 £30,000 +37.93%
Oxford +6 8 £35,000 +60.91%
Oxfordshire -11 8 £35,000 +60.91%
East of England -15 8 £24,000 +12.94% 3
Surrey -2 6 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 6 £30,000 -
North West +2 5 £29,339 +33.35% 2
West Midlands -2 4 £26,500 +17.77%
South West -14 4 £23,500 +7.42% 1
Scotland -26 4 £32,500 +44.44%
Lancashire - 4 £29,339 - 1
Norfolk - 4 £24,000 -
Derbyshire - 4 £30,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £27,500 -
Derby - 4 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £22,500 -
Cambridge 0 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 2 - - 1
Birmingham -9 2 £26,500 +17.77%
North East -9 2 £28,250 +29.88%
Yorkshire -25 2 £22,000 +29.41%
West Yorkshire -32 2 £22,000 +29.41%
Crawley - 2 £22,750 -
Wakefield - 2 £22,000 -
Berkshire +8 1 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Highlands +8 1 £32,500 +49.42%

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 41 (28.67%) Windows
2 37 (25.87%) Microsoft
3 36 (25.17%) HP
4 26 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 22 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 20 (13.99%) EPoS
6 20 (13.99%) Firewall
7 19 (13.29%) Cisco
8 18 (12.59%) LAN
8 18 (12.59%) MS Office
8 18 (12.59%) Dell
9 16 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (10.49%) CCNA
10 15 (10.49%) Active Directory
10 15 (10.49%) WAN
10 15 (10.49%) Windows XP
11 14 (9.79%) IBM
11 14 (9.79%) Fujitsu
12 13 (9.09%) VoIP
13 12 (8.39%) Retail
13 12 (8.39%) Security Cleared
13 12 (8.39%) Windows 8
14 11 (7.69%) MS Excel
14 11 (7.69%) Toshiba
15 10 (6.99%) Chip and PIN
15 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (6.29%) Problem Management
16 9 (6.29%) TETRA
16 9 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (6.29%) Incident Management

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 22 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.70%) Lync
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (12.59%) MS Office
2 11 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 20 (13.99%) Firewall
3 18 (12.59%) LAN
4 15 (10.49%) WAN
5 13 (9.09%) VoIP
6 9 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (6.29%) VPN
6 9 (6.29%) TETRA
7 8 (5.59%) NAS
7 8 (5.59%) Wireless
7 8 (5.59%) SAN
8 7 (4.90%) 3G
9 6 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.50%) GPRS
11 3 (2.10%) ADSL
11 3 (2.10%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.10%) SNMP
11 3 (2.10%) OSPF
11 3 (2.10%) BGP
11 3 (2.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) MySQL
General
1 12 (8.39%) Retail
2 8 (5.59%) Electronics
3 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.99%) EPoS
2 10 (6.99%) Chip and PIN
3 8 (5.59%) CLARiiON
4 7 (4.90%) Celerra
5 6 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.40%) MPEG
6 2 (1.40%) PDA
6 2 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.67%) Windows
2 15 (10.49%) Windows XP
3 12 (8.39%) Windows 8
4 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.90%) Linux
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.29%) Incident Management
1 9 (6.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (2.10%) Software Distribution
3 3 (2.10%) Service Delivery
4 2 (1.40%) Project Planning
4 2 (1.40%) Data Protection
4 2 (1.40%) Signal Processing
5 1 (0.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (0.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.50%) C
2 3 (2.10%) SQL
2 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (10.49%) CCNA
3 12 (8.39%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.59%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.80%) Degree
7 3 (2.10%) MCITP
7 3 (2.10%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.10%) MCP
7 3 (2.10%) MCSE
7 3 (2.10%) MCSA
8 2 (1.40%) SNIA Certification
8 2 (1.40%) SCSE
8 2 (1.40%) MCTS
9 1 (0.70%) MCDST
9 1 (0.70%) HNC
9 1 (0.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.90%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (25.87%) Microsoft
2 36 (25.17%) HP
3 19 (13.29%) Cisco
4 18 (12.59%) Dell
5 14 (9.79%) IBM
5 14 (9.79%) Fujitsu
6 11 (7.69%) Toshiba
7 9 (6.29%) Sun
7 9 (6.29%) EMC
7 9 (6.29%) NetApp
8 7 (4.90%) VMware
9 2 (1.40%) Intel
10 1 (0.70%) Citrix
10 1 (0.70%) ADIC
10 1 (0.70%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.70%) Mitel
10 1 (0.70%) Capita
10 1 (0.70%) Brocade
10 1 (0.70%) Siemens
10 1 (0.70%) StorageTek
Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + Home based
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Cobham
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Oyster Card + Training + Great Ben
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000 + Company Vehicle
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Epsom
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £10.50 - £11.50 per hour + Van, tools
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £10.50 - £11.50 per hour + Van, tools
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29338.80 per annum + Vehicle, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Health, O/T
Posted: 28 days ago