The median annual salary for a Field Service Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Field Services Engineer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 858 869
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 43 65 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.066% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.068% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 43 63 90
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year +4.16% -3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Field Service Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Service Engineer 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.

Salary trend for Field Service Engineer in the UK

Field Service Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Service Engineer in the UK

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +34 40 £25,000 +4.16% 12
South East +51 12 £25,000 +2.04% 2
London +11 6 £29,000 +9.43% 5
North West -33 6 £25,000 -
South West +5 5 £24,000 -9.43% 1
Epsom - 5 £23,500 -
Surrey - 5 £23,500 -
Yorkshire +8 4 £22,750 -9.00%
East of England -8 4 £25,000 +7.52% 4
Berkshire +32 3 £27,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +16 3 £25,000 +4.16%
Hertfordshire -7 3 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Watford -10 3 £25,000 +21.95% 1
Uxbridge - 3 £32,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £25,000 -
Hull - 3 £22,750 -
North East - 3 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £25,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £22,750 -
Bracknell +29 2 £26,000 -28.27%
Bedfordshire +20 2 £26,000 +44.44% 1
Oxfordshire +16 2 £22,000 -17.75%
Glasgow +12 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Luton +8 2 £26,000 +44.44% 1
Wiltshire +7 2 £24,000 -23.80%
West Midlands +7 2 £19,500 -13.33%
St Albans -1 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Swindon -2 2 £24,000 -23.80%
Bristol -18 2 £21,875 -4.89% 1
Manchester -22 2 £25,000 -

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Field Service 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 featuring Field Service Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (38.61%) Windows
2 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
3 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
4 24 (23.76%) EPoS
5 22 (21.78%) Driving Licence
6 21 (20.79%) Cisco
7 18 (17.82%) Windows 7
8 14 (13.86%) VMware
8 14 (13.86%) HP
9 13 (12.87%) DBS Check
9 13 (12.87%) Break/Fix
10 11 (10.89%) Office 365
10 11 (10.89%) Dell
10 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
10 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.90%) SLA
11 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (8.91%) iPad
12 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (8.91%) Mac OS X
12 9 (8.91%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
13 8 (7.92%) ITIL
13 8 (7.92%) MCSE
13 8 (7.92%) IBM
14 7 (6.93%) Sun
14 7 (6.93%) Citrix
14 7 (6.93%) ATM
14 7 (6.93%) Apple

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (6.93%) ATM
2 7 (6.93%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.95%) Internet
3 5 (4.95%) SAN
4 4 (3.96%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (3.96%) VPN
4 4 (3.96%) Wireless
5 3 (2.97%) 3G
5 3 (2.97%) ADSL
5 3 (2.97%) LAN
5 3 (2.97%) WAN
6 2 (1.98%) Broadband
7 1 (0.99%) DHCP
7 1 (0.99%) DNS
7 1 (0.99%) Firewall
7 1 (0.99%) ISDN
7 1 (0.99%) PBX
7 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.99%) VoIP
General
1 6 (5.94%) Electronics
2 5 (4.95%) Games
2 5 (4.95%) Retail
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Billing
4 2 (1.98%) Finance
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) EPoS
2 22 (21.78%) Driving Licence
3 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.91%) iPad
5 3 (2.97%) CCTV
6 2 (1.98%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.98%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.98%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.98%) iSeries
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Wiki
7 1 (0.99%) CMDB
7 1 (0.99%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.61%) Windows
2 18 (17.82%) Windows 7
3 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.91%) Mac OS X
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.93%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.97%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.98%) Android
8 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.87%) Break/Fix
2 8 (7.92%) ITIL
2 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.94%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (4.95%) Validation
5 4 (3.96%) Mechatronics
5 4 (3.96%) Service Management
6 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.97%) Project Management
7 2 (1.98%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.98%) Line Management
7 2 (1.98%) Presales
7 2 (1.98%) Time Management
8 1 (0.99%) Business Development
8 1 (0.99%) Configuration Management
8 1 (0.99%) ITSM
8 1 (0.99%) Logistics
8 1 (0.99%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) DBS Check
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.92%) MCSE
4 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.96%) HNC
7 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCNA
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.98%) Degree
8 2 (1.98%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.99%) MCDST
9 1 (0.99%) MCP
9 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) DICOM
System Software
1 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Terminal Services
4 5 (4.95%) vSphere
5 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.79%) Cisco
3 14 (13.86%) HP
3 14 (13.86%) VMware
4 11 (10.89%) Dell
5 8 (7.92%) IBM
6 7 (6.93%) Apple
6 7 (6.93%) Citrix
6 7 (6.93%) NEC
6 7 (6.93%) Sun
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle
8 3 (2.97%) Wyse
8 3 (2.97%) Xerox
9 2 (1.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (1.98%) Ciena
9 2 (1.98%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (1.98%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.98%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.98%) Huawei
9 2 (1.98%) Tellabs
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D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + car, bonus, overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
SThree
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £22500 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago