The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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 Highlands 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
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 83.33% 100.00% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Average salary £28,414 £25,000 £19,629
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.65% +27.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £11,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,448 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 August 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