The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Field Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 31 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.39% 1.14% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.18% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Field Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 255 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.66% 96.96% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 138 193 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Field Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Field Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Field Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Field Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco