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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Service Engineer
Rank 824 843 822
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 77 44 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.040% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.043% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 71 36 64
Average salary £24,250 £26,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% +15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,120 £35,000 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +19.56%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 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 30 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 +13 74 £24,125 -1.53% 12
Yorkshire - 20 £23,000 - 3
South East -8 15 £26,000 -5.45% 2
North West +16 13 £24,500 -14.03%
London -46 12 £27,000 +25.58% 3
Manchester +9 10 £24,500 -14.03%
West Yorkshire - 10 £23,000 - 2
Surrey 0 8 £28,120 +8.15% 1
East of England -4 6 £24,250 -4.90% 3
Bradford - 6 £23,000 - 2
Cranleigh - 5 £28,120 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £24,000 - 1
South West -12 4 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire -7 3 £26,500 +17.77% 1
East Midlands -12 3 £23,000 -6.12%
Middlesex - 3 £20,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £23,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £24,000 -
Wakefield - 3 £22,000 -
Northampton - 3 £23,000 -
Southampton +8 2 £24,625 -24.23% 1
St Albans 0 2 £26,500 -7.01%
Hampshire -12 2 £24,625 -17.91% 1
Devon - 2 £21,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £21,500 - 1
Reigate - 2 £27,000 - 1
Exeter - 2 £21,500 -
Ipswich - 2 £21,500 - 1
Doncaster - 2 £21,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £25,000 -

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 64 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 49 (28.49%) Windows
3 38 (22.09%) Active Directory
4 31 (18.02%) TCP/IP
5 29 (16.86%) Cisco
6 28 (16.28%) MS Exchange
7 25 (14.53%) MS Excel
8 24 (13.95%) HP
9 21 (12.21%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (11.63%) CCNA
10 20 (11.63%) LAN
10 20 (11.63%) Firewall
11 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (10.47%) VMware
13 17 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (8.72%) SLA
14 15 (8.72%) WAN
15 13 (7.56%) MCSE
15 13 (7.56%) EPoS
15 13 (7.56%) Wireless
16 12 (6.98%) Telecoms
16 12 (6.98%) Retail
16 12 (6.98%) DNS
17 11 (6.40%) Incident Management
17 11 (6.40%) TETRA
17 11 (6.40%) Hyper-V
17 11 (6.40%) Problem Management
17 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (5.81%) NAS
18 10 (5.81%) Electronics

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.02%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.63%) LAN
2 20 (11.63%) Firewall
3 15 (8.72%) WAN
4 13 (7.56%) Wireless
5 12 (6.98%) DNS
6 11 (6.40%) TETRA
7 10 (5.81%) NAS
8 9 (5.23%) SAN
8 9 (5.23%) DHCP
8 9 (5.23%) GPRS
9 8 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (4.07%) VPN
10 7 (4.07%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.74%) SHDSL
11 3 (1.74%) ADSL
11 3 (1.74%) SSL
11 3 (1.74%) VoIP
11 3 (1.74%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (6.98%) Telecoms
1 12 (6.98%) Retail
2 10 (5.81%) Electronics
3 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.16%) Finance
4 1 (0.58%) German Language
4 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.58%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) EPoS
2 8 (4.65%) CLARiiON
3 7 (4.07%) Celerra
4 6 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.49%) Windows
2 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.91%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.91%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.33%) Linux
7 3 (1.74%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (6.40%) Incident Management
1 11 (6.40%) Problem Management
2 4 (2.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (1.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (1.16%) ITSM
3 2 (1.16%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (1.16%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (1.16%) Image Processing
4 1 (0.58%) Time Management
4 1 (0.58%) Change Management
4 1 (0.58%) Project Management
4 1 (0.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (12.21%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (11.63%) CCNA
3 17 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (7.56%) MCSE
5 8 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.07%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.91%) MCP
8 3 (1.74%) Degree
8 3 (1.74%) MCSA
8 3 (1.74%) HNC
8 3 (1.74%) HND
8 3 (1.74%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.16%) SNIA Certification
9 2 (1.16%) SCSE
9 2 (1.16%) MCITP
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.40%) Hyper-V
2 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.74%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.58%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 64 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.86%) Cisco
3 24 (13.95%) HP
4 18 (10.47%) VMware
5 10 (5.81%) NetApp
5 10 (5.81%) Citrix
6 9 (5.23%) EMC
6 9 (5.23%) IBM
6 9 (5.23%) Sun
6 9 (5.23%) Fujitsu
7 5 (2.91%) Dell
8 2 (1.16%) Siemens
8 2 (1.16%) Symantec
8 2 (1.16%) BT
9 1 (0.58%) Fujitsu Siemens
9 1 (0.58%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.58%) Wyse
9 1 (0.58%) 3Com
9 1 (0.58%) Brocade
9 1 (0.58%) Sony
Ipswich, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Company Car plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
United Kingdom
Amada UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago