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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 28 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.09% 0.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
181 242 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 94.76% 96.80% 99.40%
Number of salaries quoted 124 182 243
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco