The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Field Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 90 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.065% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.068% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £27,500 £19,800 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -43.42%
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £26,500 £25,365
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +4.47%
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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1171 1464 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.20% 95.31% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 790 951 936
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Field Engineer in the job title.

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Field 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 Edinburgh region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Juniper
3 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 15 (75.00%) F5
4 10 (50.00%) WebEx
4 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (50.00%) Kaspersky
4 10 (50.00%) Trend Micro
4 10 (50.00%) Presales
4 10 (50.00%) French Language
4 10 (50.00%) German Language
4 10 (50.00%) Spanish Language
4 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
7 1 (5.00%) Retail
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) EPoS

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (50.00%) French Language
1 10 (50.00%) German Language
1 10 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Presales
1 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (75.00%) F5
1 15 (75.00%) Juniper
2 10 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 10 (50.00%) Trend Micro
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft