The median annual salary for a Field Service Engineer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Field Services Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 242 208
Rank change year-on-year +41 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.016% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.017% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Median salary £21,500 - £27,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 - £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £28,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -17.85% +24.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Field Service Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Service Engineer in the West Midlands

Field Service Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Field Service Engineer in the West Midlands

Field Service Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Service Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Service Engineer in the West Midlands

Field Service Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Birmingham +19 2 £32,750 -
Coventry - 1 £20,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £20,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £20,000 -
Field Service Engineer
England

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Field Service Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Tellabs
3 2 (20.00%) Ciena
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) ATM
3 2 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (20.00%) Nokia
3 2 (20.00%) EPoS
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Huawei
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Wyse
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) VPN

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (20.00%) Ciena
2 2 (20.00%) Huawei
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Nokia
2 2 (20.00%) Tellabs
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Wyse
3 1 (10.00%) Xerox