The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Service 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 Service Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Service Engineer
Rank 166 151 161
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% 0.097% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.10% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £19,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +19.56%
Field Service 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
3540 2925 2970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.83% 94.57% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2274 1932 2059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Field Service Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Field Service Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Field Service Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Field Service Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Field Service 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 Service Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Glasgow - 2 £19,500 -
Field Service Engineer
UK

Field Service Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Field Service 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 Service Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SLA
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) SHDSL
4 2 (33.33%) EPoS
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Field Service Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Field Service 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 Service Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) SNMP
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware