The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 88 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.49% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £21,000 £23,950 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £26,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +10.41%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
807 765 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.66% 98.97% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 613 692 473
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ferndown - 3 £21,000 -
Field Engineer
South West

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) NEC
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) NEC