Period
to 25 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Field Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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

Field Support Engineer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Support Engineer 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.35% 0.96% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.99% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +6.19% -36.52%
10th Percentile £29,900 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £31,500 £36,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,250
% change year-on-year +16.67% +6.19% -19.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 835 911 1,017
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 97.23% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 637 814 848
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Field Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Support Engineer in Watford

Field Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Field Support Engineer in Watford

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, Field Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region featuring Field Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Zerto
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Field Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Zerto
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow