The median annual salary for a Field Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 846 897
Rank change year-on-year +55 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 53 72 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.074% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.076% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 46
Median salary £24,000 £25,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -7.54% -1.85%  

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 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +55 20 £22,500 -11.76% 2
South East +52 8 £27,500 -14.06% 4
North West -6 7 £19,000 - 1
South West - 6 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands +29 3 £24,000 +14.28%
East Midlands -1 3 £19,000 -24.00% 1
Yorkshire +34 2 £24,500 -17.64%
East of England +19 2 £24,000 -23.80% 2
North East +9 2 £17,000 -32.00%
Field Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 108 (85.71%) Windows
2 71 (56.35%) MS Office
3 53 (42.06%) Intel
4 52 (41.27%) Thin Client
4 52 (41.27%) Fat Client
5 30 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 28 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 26 (20.63%) Windows 10
9 21 (16.67%) Office 365
10 20 (15.87%) Security Cleared
11 18 (14.29%) Blackberry
12 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
13 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 14 (11.11%) Firewall
13 14 (11.11%) Windows Server
14 13 (10.32%) Driving Licence
14 13 (10.32%) Android
14 13 (10.32%) iPhone
14 13 (10.32%) SC Cleared
14 13 (10.32%) SCCM
14 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
14 13 (10.32%) TCP/IP
14 13 (10.32%) DNS
15 12 (9.52%) DHCP
15 12 (9.52%) VMware
15 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (8.73%) Hyper-V
16 11 (8.73%) LAN
16 11 (8.73%) Apple

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 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.56%) IIS
3 7 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 71 (56.35%) MS Office
2 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.11%) Firewall
2 13 (10.32%) DNS
2 13 (10.32%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.52%) DHCP
4 11 (8.73%) LAN
5 9 (7.14%) WAN
6 7 (5.56%) SNMP
7 6 (4.76%) Internet
7 6 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.97%) SMTP
9 4 (3.17%) VPN
10 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.38%) Intranet
10 3 (2.38%) SAN
10 3 (2.38%) Telnet
10 3 (2.38%) VoIP
10 3 (2.38%) Wireless
11 2 (1.59%) ADSL
11 2 (1.59%) VLAN
12 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (3.17%) Electronics
2 2 (1.59%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Avionics
3 1 (0.79%) Local Government
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 52 (41.27%) Fat Client
1 52 (41.27%) Thin Client
2 18 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 13 (10.32%) Driving Licence
3 13 (10.32%) iPhone
4 5 (3.97%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) PACS
6 1 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 108 (85.71%) Windows
2 30 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 28 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 26 (20.63%) Windows 10
5 14 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 13 (10.32%) Android
7 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.79%) Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (4.76%) ITIL
2 3 (2.38%) Software Delivery
2 3 (2.38%) Time Management
3 2 (1.59%) Change Control
3 2 (1.59%) Project Planning
3 2 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (0.79%) Biometrics
4 1 (0.79%) Business Continuity
4 1 (0.79%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (0.79%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (0.79%) Mentoring
4 1 (0.79%) Service Delivery
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.56%) MCSE
5 6 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (3.97%) MCP
7 4 (3.17%) CCNA
7 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.17%) MCSA
8 3 (2.38%) CCNP
9 2 (1.59%) Degree
10 1 (0.79%) CCA
10 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.79%) MCITP
10 1 (0.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.73%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.35%) XenApp
4 4 (3.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (42.06%) Intel
2 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.52%) VMware
4 11 (8.73%) Apple
5 10 (7.94%) Citrix
6 6 (4.76%) Cisco
7 4 (3.17%) Meraki
8 3 (2.38%) Dell
8 3 (2.38%) HP
9 2 (1.59%) ZyXEL
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe
10 1 (0.79%) Aruba
10 1 (0.79%) EMC
10 1 (0.79%) IBM
10 1 (0.79%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.79%) Meru Networks
10 1 (0.79%) NetApp
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