The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Service Engineer
Rank 798 808 780
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 60 59 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.057% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.060% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 58 48 75
Average salary £23,500 £23,250 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,650 £29,200
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £21,750
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.34%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 March 2015 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 6 March 2015. 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
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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 +11 52 £23,000 - 19
South East -28 17 £23,500 +2.17% 5
London +11 14 £25,250 +9.78% 8
Surrey -2 9 £26,250 -4.54% 2
East of England +14 8 £21,000 -12.50% 2
Suffolk - 5 £21,000 - 1
South West -21 4 £21,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 4 £26,500 -
Ipswich - 4 £21,000 -
County Antrim - 4 £26,500 -
Belfast - 4 £26,500 -
Scotland +10 3 £25,000 -23.07% 2
West Midlands -22 3 £24,000 -9.43%
Bristol - 3 £21,000 - 2
Kent - 3 £23,000 -
Leeds +3 2 £23,750 +18.75%
Yorkshire -1 2 £23,750 +18.75% 1
West Yorkshire -5 2 £23,750 +18.75%
Hertfordshire -5 2 £22,500 +2.27% 1
Reigate - 2 £30,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £22,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £24,750 -
Dartford - 2 £23,000 -
Farnham - 2 £31,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £26,250 -
Glasgow +12 1 £18,800 -14.54%
Guildford +10 1 £20,750 -1.19%
Oxfordshire +9 1 £24,000 +6.66%
City of London -2 1 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Reading -4 1 £35,000 +16.66%

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 35 (26.92%) Windows
2 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 24 (18.46%) EPoS
5 19 (14.62%) Electronics
6 18 (13.85%) MS Exchange
7 16 (12.31%) GPRS
8 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (7.69%) Firewall
10 9 (6.92%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (6.92%) TCP/IP
10 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
11 8 (6.15%) SLA
11 8 (6.15%) Apple
11 8 (6.15%) Citrix
11 8 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
12 7 (5.38%) Office 365
12 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (5.38%) Cisco
12 7 (5.38%) LAN
13 6 (4.62%) DNS
13 6 (4.62%) MS Office
13 6 (4.62%) HP
13 6 (4.62%) Retail
14 5 (3.85%) VMware
14 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
14 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 18 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) SAS
3 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.77%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.31%) GPRS
2 10 (7.69%) Firewall
3 9 (6.92%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (6.92%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.38%) LAN
5 6 (4.62%) DNS
6 5 (3.85%) VoIP
6 5 (3.85%) VPN
7 4 (3.08%) WAN
8 3 (2.31%) DHCP
8 3 (2.31%) 3G
8 3 (2.31%) DSL
8 3 (2.31%) VLAN
8 3 (2.31%) HSPA
8 3 (2.31%) ATM
9 2 (1.54%) Wireless
10 1 (0.77%) IPsec
10 1 (0.77%) IPv4
10 1 (0.77%) SAN
10 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.31%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (14.62%) Electronics
2 6 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (1.54%) Finance
3 2 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (0.77%) Advertising
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) ODBC
2 1 (0.77%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) EPoS
2 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.77%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.77%) IPTV
4 1 (0.77%) CCTV
4 1 (0.77%) Celerra
4 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.92%) Windows
2 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.31%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.54%) Linux
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (3.85%) ITIL
1 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery
2 3 (2.31%) ITSM
2 3 (2.31%) Data Entry
3 2 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.54%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (0.77%) Software Testing
4 1 (0.77%) Incident Management
4 1 (0.77%) Load Balancing
4 1 (0.77%) System Testing
4 1 (0.77%) Time Management
4 1 (0.77%) Migration
4 1 (0.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (0.77%) ITIL V3
4 1 (0.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (0.77%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.08%) SQL
2 2 (1.54%) VB
2 2 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.08%) MCP
2 4 (3.08%) VCP4
3 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) MCSE
4 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.54%) CCNA
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.77%) Dell Certification
5 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) MCSA
5 1 (0.77%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.31%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) Citrix
2 8 (6.15%) Apple
3 7 (5.38%) Cisco
4 6 (4.62%) HP
5 5 (3.85%) VMware
6 4 (3.08%) Dell
7 3 (2.31%) BT
8 2 (1.54%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.77%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.77%) Draytek
9 1 (0.77%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.77%) EMC
9 1 (0.77%) NetApp
9 1 (0.77%) Lotus
9 1 (0.77%) IBM
9 1 (0.77%) Sun
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + + van + phone + tablet
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gatwick
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28250 - £36000 per annum + Van, Pet, BUPA, Pens, Bon
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Com-Com
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Car allowance, on call allowance and
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Mana Resourcing
Salary: car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mana Resourcing
Salary: Oyster Card
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Grangemouth, Stirlingshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Vehicle, Bonus, On Call, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Romford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + vehicle, bonus, pension health
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £23k plus fully expensed company van, laptop and mobile phone +
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + company car, pension and more
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum Including Company Benifits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Mana Resourcing
Salary: Oyster Card
Posted: 13 days ago
Enfield
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + Van, Fuel, Pension, Bonus, BUPA
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago