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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Services Engineer
Rank 852 916 903
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 62 66 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.063% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 57 61 81
Median salary £23,000 £26,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% +8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £28,120
UK excluding London median salary £23,160 £24,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-5.46% -

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 2016 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 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 55 £23,000 -13.20% 12
East of England +26 15 £22,500 -18.18% 2
South West +18 13 £23,410 +18.23% 2
London +56 11 £22,250 -31.00% 2
South East +20 8 £24,000 -2.04% 1
Hertfordshire +9 8 £22,500 -16.66% 2
Swindon - 6 £31,500 -
Wiltshire - 6 £31,500 -
West Midlands -4 4 £22,000 +10.69%
St Albans - 4 £25,000 - 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +31 3 £21,500 -39.43%
Bristol - 3 £23,000 - 2
East Anglia - 3 - -
Surrey +33 2 £20,500 -35.93%
Bedfordshire +21 2 £18,000 -37.93%
Scotland +14 2 £22,550 -23.55%
East Midlands +12 2 £29,000 +5.45% 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 2 £21,000 -18.44%
North West +6 2 £20,500 -7.86% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £21,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £23,000 -
Luton - 2 £18,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £23,000 -
South Yorkshire +10 1 £25,000 -29.57%
Edinburgh +8 1 £23,600 +19.19%
Lancashire +7 1 £20,500 -7.86% 1
Devon +5 1 £23,000 +16.16%
Oxford -7 1 £21,500 -1.14%
Birmingham -13 1 £22,500 +3.44%

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 40 (32.79%) Driving Licence
2 33 (27.05%) Windows
3 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
4 28 (22.95%) EPoS
5 22 (18.03%) Retail
6 19 (15.57%) HP
7 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
7 18 (14.75%) Cisco
8 15 (12.30%) SLA
8 15 (12.30%) ATM
8 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
9 13 (10.66%) VPN
9 13 (10.66%) Windows Server
10 12 (9.84%) Apple
10 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (9.02%) Citrix
11 11 (9.02%) MCSA
11 11 (9.02%) Electronics
12 10 (8.20%) Banking
12 10 (8.20%) MS Office
12 10 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (8.20%) Wireless
13 9 (7.38%) A+ Certification
13 9 (7.38%) CCNA
13 9 (7.38%) MCP
13 9 (7.38%) 3Com
13 9 (7.38%) ZyXEL
13 9 (7.38%) Draytek
13 9 (7.38%) CCENT

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 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) ATM
2 13 (10.66%) VPN
3 10 (8.20%) Wireless
4 8 (6.56%) RFID
4 8 (6.56%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.28%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.28%) GPRS
5 4 (3.28%) RS-232
6 2 (1.64%) DNS
6 2 (1.64%) SAN
6 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.82%) 3G
7 1 (0.82%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.82%) DHCP
7 1 (0.82%) DSL
7 1 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.82%) Firewall
7 1 (0.82%) HSPA
7 1 (0.82%) NAS
7 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) MS Access
1 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 22 (18.03%) Retail
2 11 (9.02%) Electronics
3 10 (8.20%) Banking
4 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.28%) Games
5 4 (3.28%) German Language
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Finance
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.79%) Driving Licence
2 28 (22.95%) EPoS
3 9 (7.38%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.56%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (5.74%) Chip and PIN
6 6 (4.92%) Smartphone
7 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.28%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.28%) PACS
8 2 (1.64%) CCTV
9 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.82%) Celerra
9 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.82%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Windows
2 13 (10.66%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (6.56%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.74%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (6.56%) ERP
2 6 (4.92%) Logistics
3 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
3 4 (3.28%) Product Management
3 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.46%) Coaching
4 3 (2.46%) Service Management
5 2 (1.64%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (0.82%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) ITSM
6 1 (0.82%) Line Management
6 1 (0.82%) Programme Management
6 1 (0.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.56%) SQL
2 4 (3.28%) C++
2 4 (3.28%) Java
3 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.02%) MCSA
3 10 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.38%) A+ Certification
4 9 (7.38%) CCENT
4 9 (7.38%) CCNA
4 9 (7.38%) MCP
5 8 (6.56%) HNC
5 8 (6.56%) HND
6 7 (5.74%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.28%) Degree
8 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.64%) CCNP
10 1 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) DICOM
2 4 (3.28%) HL7
3 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.74%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) SafeCom
1 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.57%) HP
3 18 (14.75%) Cisco
4 12 (9.84%) Apple
5 11 (9.02%) Citrix
6 9 (7.38%) 3Com
6 9 (7.38%) Draytek
6 9 (7.38%) NETGEAR
6 9 (7.38%) ZyXEL
7 8 (6.56%) Canon
7 8 (6.56%) Dell
8 6 (4.92%) VMware
8 6 (4.92%) Wyse
8 6 (4.92%) Xerox
9 4 (3.28%) NetApp
10 2 (1.64%) EMC
10 2 (1.64%) IBM
11 1 (0.82%) CA
11 1 (0.82%) SAP
11 1 (0.82%) Sun
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Company Van + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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VIQU
Salary: £95 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
VIQU
Salary: £95 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
VIQU
Salary: £95 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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