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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Services Engineer
UK
Rank 777 890 812
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 68 37 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.037% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.038% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 62 31 128
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +103 60 £24,500 -2.00% 9
London +73 18 £26,500 +10.41% 3
South East +59 14 £24,500 +2.08% 1
South West - 13 £23,900 -
East of England +26 7 £22,500 -22.41% 2
Surrey - 5 £26,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £24,500 -
West Midlands +10 4 £21,500 -31.74% 2
Hertfordshire +7 4 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Scotland - 4 £21,250 - 1
Epsom - 4 £26,250 -
Wales +9 3 £21,500 -
Hayes - 3 £24,000 -
Bristol - 3 £19,000 -
Crawley - 3 £24,500 -
Cheshire +17 2 £22,000 -16.98%
Bedfordshire +7 2 £23,500 -18.96%
Birmingham -9 2 £21,500 -31.74% 2
North West -18 2 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £20,950 -
Wiltshire - 2 £23,900 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £26,400 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £21,500 -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £26,500 -
Swindon - 2 £23,900 -
Devon - 2 - -
Berkshire +37 1 £22,500 -6.25%
Reading +35 1 £22,500 -6.25%

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 47 (38.52%) Microsoft
2 43 (35.25%) SLA
3 42 (34.43%) Driving Licence
4 33 (27.05%) Windows
5 30 (24.59%) MS Office
5 30 (24.59%) MS Excel
6 29 (23.77%) Cisco
7 25 (20.49%) Telecoms
8 24 (19.67%) EPoS
9 22 (18.03%) Line Management
9 22 (18.03%) Windows Server
10 20 (16.39%) Ciena
10 20 (16.39%) Tellabs
10 20 (16.39%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (16.39%) Huawei
10 20 (16.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 20 (16.39%) Nokia
10 20 (16.39%) Active Directory
10 20 (16.39%) MS Visio
11 19 (15.57%) Electronics
12 18 (14.75%) VMware
12 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (12.30%) DBS Check
14 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
14 14 (11.48%) Retail
15 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (10.66%) Citrix
16 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (7.38%) iPad
17 9 (7.38%) Wireless

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 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (24.59%) MS Excel
1 30 (24.59%) MS Office
2 20 (16.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 20 (16.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) Wireless
2 8 (6.56%) WAN
3 7 (5.74%) LAN
4 6 (4.92%) GPRS
4 6 (4.92%) VPN
5 4 (3.28%) ATM
5 4 (3.28%) Firewall
5 4 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.46%) 3G
6 3 (2.46%) SAN
7 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.82%) 4G
8 1 (0.82%) DNS
8 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.82%) Internet
8 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.82%) NAS
8 1 (0.82%) VLAN
8 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (20.49%) Telecoms
2 19 (15.57%) Electronics
3 14 (11.48%) Retail
4 5 (4.10%) Games
5 3 (2.46%) Finance
6 2 (1.64%) Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Marketing
6 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.82%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 42 (34.43%) Driving Licence
2 24 (19.67%) EPoS
3 9 (7.38%) iPad
4 7 (5.74%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.46%) CCTV
8 2 (1.64%) Health Informatics
8 2 (1.64%) Informatics
8 2 (1.64%) Life Science
9 1 (0.82%) NHS
9 1 (0.82%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Windows
2 22 (18.03%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
4 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.92%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.82%) Solaris
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) Line Management
2 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
3 4 (3.28%) ITIL
4 3 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.64%) Resource Management
5 2 (1.64%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (0.82%) Presales
6 1 (0.82%) Process Management
6 1 (0.82%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (0.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.64%) C
1 2 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) DBS Check
2 9 (7.38%) HNC
3 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.28%) MCP
4 4 (3.28%) MCSA
5 3 (2.46%) CCNA
5 3 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.64%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.64%) CCENT
6 2 (1.64%) MCSE
7 1 (0.82%) Degree
7 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (35.25%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.74%) Terminal Services
4 6 (4.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (38.52%) Microsoft
2 29 (23.77%) Cisco
3 20 (16.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 20 (16.39%) Ciena
3 20 (16.39%) Huawei
3 20 (16.39%) Nokia
3 20 (16.39%) Tellabs
4 18 (14.75%) VMware
5 13 (10.66%) Citrix
6 6 (4.92%) Dell
6 6 (4.92%) HP
7 4 (3.28%) Draytek
7 4 (3.28%) NETGEAR
8 3 (2.46%) Apple
8 3 (2.46%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.64%) 3Com
9 2 (1.64%) Wyse
9 2 (1.64%) Xerox
9 2 (1.64%) ZyXEL
10 1 (0.82%) Mitel
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