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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 150 154 150
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.090% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.094% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Average salary £29,000 £42,375 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.56% +106.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,275 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £52,475 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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
3049 3180 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.73% 95.55% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2030 2189
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram 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 26 November 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
(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
Aberdeen +13 4 £29,000 -47.27% 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £21,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £36,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £21,000 -
Field Engineer
UK

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (31.25%) EPoS
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) SLA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) SNMP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) GPRS
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) iPad
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.25%) BT
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) SHDSL
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) WAP
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) GPRS
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) SHDSL
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) BT
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: Yesterday
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Company Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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