The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 127 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,800 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Field Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1758 1464 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.70% 93.61% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1296 1305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) HP APS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) MCDST
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) HP APS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCDST
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard