The median annual salary for a Field Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Support Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 800 863 899
Rank change year-on-year +63 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 62 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.055% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.057% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 50
Median salary £25,000 £25,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% -0.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Field Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Field Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Field Support Engineer in England

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Field Support Engineer in England

Field Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Support Engineer in England

Field Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
London +8 13 £25,000 -25.09% 3
South East +63 12 £27,000 -9.24%
North West -31 11 £22,000 +15.78% 1
West Midlands +18 9 £31,000 +38.14%
Yorkshire +12 6 £27,500 -26.66%
East Midlands +20 4 £19,000 -
East of England -10 4 £32,500 +14.03% 1
South West +10 3 £25,000 +4.16%
Field Support Engineer
UK

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Field Support 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 across the England region featuring Field Support Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (79.31%) Windows
2 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 36 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 30 (25.86%) Intel
5 29 (25.00%) Thin Client
5 29 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 27 (23.28%) Windows 10
6 27 (23.28%) Windows 8
7 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (21.55%) LAN
7 25 (21.55%) WAN
8 24 (20.69%) Windows 7
9 23 (19.83%) Driving Licence
9 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
10 22 (18.97%) Active Directory
11 21 (18.10%) Office 365
12 20 (17.24%) Hyper-V
13 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (14.66%) VMware
14 16 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (12.93%) Windows XP
15 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (12.07%) Blackberry
17 13 (11.21%) SCCM
17 13 (11.21%) Firewall
18 12 (10.34%) Citrix
18 12 (10.34%) MS Exchange
18 12 (10.34%) VPN
18 12 (10.34%) CTC Cleared

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.62%) IIS
3 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.10%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.55%) LAN
1 25 (21.55%) WAN
2 13 (11.21%) Firewall
3 12 (10.34%) VPN
4 11 (9.48%) DHCP
4 11 (9.48%) DNS
5 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.03%) Internet
7 6 (5.17%) WebEx
8 4 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (3.45%) SNMP
8 4 (3.45%) VoIP
9 3 (2.59%) Skype
9 3 (2.59%) Wireless
10 2 (1.72%) DSL
10 2 (1.72%) MPLS
10 2 (1.72%) SAN
10 2 (1.72%) SMTP
10 2 (1.72%) VLAN
11 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.31%) MySQL
4 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (4.31%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.86%) Advertising
3 1 (0.86%) Electronics
3 1 (0.86%) Games
3 1 (0.86%) Local Government
3 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 29 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (19.83%) Driving Licence
3 14 (12.07%) Blackberry
4 10 (8.62%) iPhone
5 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.17%) Replication
6 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) CMDB
8 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.86%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.86%) NHS
8 1 (0.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 92 (79.31%) Windows
2 36 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 27 (23.28%) Windows 10
3 27 (23.28%) Windows 8
4 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (20.69%) Windows 7
6 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (12.93%) Windows XP
8 10 (8.62%) Android
9 3 (2.59%) Linux
10 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.48%) Information Security
1 11 (9.48%) Service Management
2 8 (6.90%) ITIL
2 8 (6.90%) Migration
3 4 (3.45%) High Availability
4 3 (2.59%) Break/Fix
5 2 (1.72%) Patch Management
5 2 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (0.86%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (0.86%) Business Transformation
6 1 (0.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (0.86%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (0.86%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.86%) Informatics
6 1 (0.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (0.86%) Network Management
6 1 (0.86%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (0.86%) Software Delivery
6 1 (0.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.48%) SQL
2 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.34%) CTC Cleared
3 11 (9.48%) Degree
3 11 (9.48%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.76%) MCP
4 9 (7.76%) MCSE
4 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (6.90%) MCSA
6 6 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (5.17%) GNVQ
6 6 (5.17%) HND
7 4 (3.45%) CCNA
7 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.86%) CCA
8 1 (0.86%) CCNP
8 1 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 16 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.03%) vSphere
5 6 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.45%) XenApp
7 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.21%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.17%) DameWare
2 6 (5.17%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.86%) Intel
3 17 (14.66%) VMware
4 12 (10.34%) Citrix
5 7 (6.03%) Apple
5 7 (6.03%) Cisco
6 6 (5.17%) Veeam
7 3 (2.59%) Oracle
8 2 (1.72%) Aruba
8 2 (1.72%) Dell
8 2 (1.72%) HP
8 2 (1.72%) Huawei
8 2 (1.72%) Meru Networks
9 1 (0.86%) Adobe
Central London / West End
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago