Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Field Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 802 876
Rank change year-on-year -25 +74 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 15 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.049% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.051% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 31
London median annual salary £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £18,000 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £37,250 £34,700 £34,000
England median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Field Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Field Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Field Support Engineer in London

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Field Support Engineer in London

Field Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Support Engineer in London

Field Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +23 6 £27,000 +1.89%
East London -9 2 £18,000 -35.71%
Field Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region featuring Field Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Office 365
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) Application Packaging
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Ticket Management
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (20.00%) Break/Fix
8 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) IMAP
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (20.00%) Break/Fix
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CTC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Intel
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL