The first table below looks at the demand for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 3 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 33.33% 8.33% 19.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.45% 8.33% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £30,000 £21,750 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
Job Titles Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 73.33% 100.00% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 16
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Field Engineer
Scotland

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the Highlands

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Inverness +11 4 £30,000 +37.93%
Field Engineer
Scotland

Field Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco