The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 152 148 139
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 5 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 12
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £21,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,080 £22,000 £18,825
10% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
Field Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2851 3273 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.93% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 2135 1712
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Glasgow +8 1 £18,800 -14.54% 2
Edinburgh +3 1 £22,000 -19.26%
Falkirk - 1 £28,000 - 1
Field Engineer
UK

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (27.78%) WAN
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) EPoS
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 3 (16.67%) GPRS
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) ADSL
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) BT
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) VMware

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) GPRS
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) ADSL
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) SHDSL
5 1 (5.56%) Broadband
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.56%) OSPF
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
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SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Vehicle, Bonus, On Call, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 20k per year + van + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
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Salary: £29000 per annum + + Car
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