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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Services Engineer
UK
Rank 787 928 844
Rank change year-on-year
+141 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 57 28 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.028% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.029% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 26 116
Median salary £23,000 £26,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% +15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £28,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +122 53 £23,000 -13.20% 2
London +59 17 £27,500 +7.84% 1
South East +63 11 £23,000 -17.85% 1
East of England +33 10 £22,500 -28.57%
Hertfordshire +14 7 £22,500 -28.57%
Surrey +51 6 £23,000 -29.23%
South West - 6 £23,900 -
North West -10 5 £21,500 -4.44%
West Midlands +36 4 £20,200 -35.87%
Berkshire - 4 £23,000 -
Manchester - 4 - -
Reading - 4 £23,000 -
Epsom - 4 £23,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £23,000 -
Kings Langley - 3 £22,500 -
Hayes - 3 £24,000 -
Bristol - 3 £19,000 -
East Midlands -1 2 £21,500 -18.86%
Wiltshire - 2 £23,900 -
Staffordshire - 2 £20,950 -
Scotland - 2 £20,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £21,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £23,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £23,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £24,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £20,750 -
Croydon - 2 £26,500 -
Slough - 2 £23,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £23,000 -
Woking - 2 £23,000 -

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 51 (38.93%) Microsoft
2 44 (33.59%) SLA
3 40 (30.53%) Driving Licence
4 34 (25.95%) Windows
5 31 (23.66%) MS Excel
5 31 (23.66%) EPoS
6 30 (22.90%) MS Office
7 28 (21.37%) Cisco
8 24 (18.32%) Telecoms
9 22 (16.79%) Line Management
10 21 (16.03%) Electronics
10 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
11 20 (15.27%) MS Visio
11 20 (15.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 20 (15.27%) Nokia
11 20 (15.27%) MS PowerPoint
11 20 (15.27%) Huawei
11 20 (15.27%) Ciena
11 20 (15.27%) Windows Server
11 20 (15.27%) Tellabs
12 18 (13.74%) VMware
13 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (11.45%) DBS Check
15 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (9.92%) Windows 7
16 12 (9.16%) Citrix
17 11 (8.40%) HNC
17 11 (8.40%) Retail
17 11 (8.40%) iPad
18 9 (6.87%) 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 (3.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (23.66%) MS Excel
2 30 (22.90%) MS Office
3 20 (15.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (15.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) Wireless
2 8 (6.11%) WAN
2 8 (6.11%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (5.34%) LAN
4 6 (4.58%) ATM
5 5 (3.82%) Firewall
5 5 (3.82%) GPRS
5 5 (3.82%) VPN
6 4 (3.05%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (2.29%) 3G
7 3 (2.29%) SAN
8 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.76%) 4G
9 1 (0.76%) DHCP
9 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.76%) NAS
9 1 (0.76%) VLAN
9 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (18.32%) Telecoms
2 21 (16.03%) Electronics
3 11 (8.40%) Retail
4 6 (4.58%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Finance
6 2 (1.53%) Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.53%) Driving Licence
2 31 (23.66%) EPoS
3 11 (8.40%) iPad
4 5 (3.82%) Chip and PIN
4 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.53%) CCTV
6 2 (1.53%) Life Science
7 1 (0.76%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.76%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.76%) iSeries
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.95%) Windows
2 20 (15.27%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.92%) Windows 7
3 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.82%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.76%) Solaris
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.79%) Line Management
2 6 (4.58%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.82%) ITIL
3 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
4 4 (3.05%) Mechatronics
4 4 (3.05%) Validation
5 3 (2.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.53%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.53%) Informatics
6 2 (1.53%) Presales
6 2 (1.53%) Resource Management
6 2 (1.53%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (0.76%) Process Management
7 1 (0.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.53%) SQL
2 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (11.45%) DBS Check
2 11 (8.40%) HNC
3 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.05%) MCP
5 3 (2.29%) CCNA
5 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.29%) MCSA
6 2 (1.53%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.53%) CCENT
6 2 (1.53%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) Degree
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (33.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) DICOM
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 51 (38.93%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.37%) Cisco
3 20 (15.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 20 (15.27%) Ciena
3 20 (15.27%) Huawei
3 20 (15.27%) Nokia
3 20 (15.27%) Tellabs
4 18 (13.74%) VMware
5 12 (9.16%) Citrix
6 6 (4.58%) HP
7 5 (3.82%) Dell
8 4 (3.05%) Draytek
8 4 (3.05%) NETGEAR
9 3 (2.29%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.53%) 3Com
10 2 (1.53%) Apple
10 2 (1.53%) Sun
10 2 (1.53%) ZyXEL
11 1 (0.76%) IBM
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle
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