The table below looks at the statistics for the Field Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 243 229 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 12 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 13
Average salary £23,000 £25,200 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,950 £20,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £34,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +10.41%
Field Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Field Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Field Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Field Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Dorset +1 4 £21,000 -12.31%
Devon -3 2 £23,250 +13.97%
Gloucestershire - 2 £28,000 - 1
Wiltshire +4 1 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Bristol -6 1 £16,500 -21.42%
Somerset -8 1 £21,000 -44.00% 1
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Mitel
3 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (19.05%) OpenScape
4 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) Aastra
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 3 (14.29%) EPoS
5 3 (14.29%) VLAN

Field Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) OpenScape
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
4 2 (9.52%) PBX
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.76%) IPv4
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
2 2 (9.52%) Informatics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) CCTV
3 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
1 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Service Management
2 1 (4.76%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Mitel
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Aastra
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Fujitsu
5 2 (9.52%) NEC
6 1 (4.76%) Acronis
6 1 (4.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (4.76%) Draytek
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
6 1 (4.76%) Panasonic
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
Gloucestershire
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago