The median annual salary for a Field Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 439 467
Rank change year-on-year +64 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 12 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.016% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.017% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 10
Median salary £27,000 £29,750 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.24% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,550 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,950 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Support Engineer in the South East

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Field Support Engineer in the South East

Field Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Support Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Support Engineer in the South East

Field Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Kent - 4 £26,500 - 1
Hampshire +17 3 £28,750 -17.85%
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £24,500 -
Field Support Engineer
England

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Field Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (30.00%) Office 365
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) DHCP
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (10.00%) VLAN

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) DSL
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) Skype
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (10.00%) High Availability
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.00%) Informatics
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Aruba
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (5.00%) Huawei
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