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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 216 225 214
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 29 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 10
Average salary £26,000 £26,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,760 £20,700 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £26,800
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.00%
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Bristol +7 10 £22,500 -2.17% 2
Somerset - 10 £37,500 -
Devon - 4 £23,500 -
Wiltshire -8 3 £26,500 +26.19%
Dorset -18 1 £20,400 -32.00%
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) Cisco
3 18 (40.00%) SLA
4 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (35.56%) MS Office
5 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
6 15 (33.33%) CCNA
7 14 (31.11%) LAN
7 14 (31.11%) WAN
7 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
8 13 (28.89%) Windows
9 12 (26.67%) Avaya
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
10 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
10 11 (24.44%) Banking
11 10 (22.22%) NetScout
11 10 (22.22%) Time Management
11 10 (22.22%) Rational Performance Tester
11 10 (22.22%) Riverbed
11 10 (22.22%) F5
12 7 (15.56%) HP
13 6 (13.33%) EPoS
13 6 (13.33%) Electronics
14 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
15 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
15 4 (8.89%) GPRS
15 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
15 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
15 4 (8.89%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Office
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) LAN
1 14 (31.11%) WAN
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) GPRS
3 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Avionics
5 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) EPoS
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Time Management
2 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.89%) Line Management
4 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.22%) Information Management
5 1 (2.22%) Communications Security
5 1 (2.22%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (33.33%) CCNA
3 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) HP APS
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCDST
6 2 (4.44%) CCENT
6 2 (4.44%) MCP
7 1 (2.22%) CCNP
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) Cisco
3 12 (26.67%) Avaya
4 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
5 10 (22.22%) NetScout
5 10 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 10 (22.22%) F5
6 7 (15.56%) HP
7 4 (8.89%) Dell
8 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 2 (4.44%) VMware
9 2 (4.44%) IBM
10 1 (2.22%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) Intel
10 1 (2.22%) BT
10 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
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