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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Field Engineer
Rank 218 214 193
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 18 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 18
Average salary £24,500 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
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
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 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
Bristol -4 6 £21,000 -10.63% 2
Gloucestershire -6 6 £24,500 -38.75%
Wiltshire - 3 £24,000 -
Dorset +5 1 £30,500 +34.80%
Devon -10 1 - -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Windows
3 13 (35.14%) MS Office
4 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
5 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
6 8 (21.62%) Firewall
6 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (18.92%) Electronics
7 7 (18.92%) VMware
7 7 (18.92%) GPRS
7 7 (18.92%) Cisco
8 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (16.22%) Citrix
8 6 (16.22%) EPoS
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (16.22%) Office 365
8 6 (16.22%) Line Management
8 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
9 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (13.51%) SAN
9 5 (13.51%) WAN
9 5 (13.51%) LAN
10 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
11 3 (8.11%) DHCP
11 3 (8.11%) VPN
11 3 (8.11%) DNS
11 3 (8.11%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) GPRS
3 5 (13.51%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) WAN
3 5 (13.51%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 2 (5.41%) ADSL
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) Intranet
6 1 (2.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 7 (18.92%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) EPoS
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) PDA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Line Management
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Time Management
3 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
3 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) CCNA
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) VMware
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco
3 6 (16.22%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) Avaya
4 3 (8.11%) Symantec
4 3 (8.11%) Sophos
4 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.41%) NetScout
5 2 (5.41%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) Mitel
6 1 (2.70%) Draytek
6 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
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