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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Field Engineer
Rank 214 206 206
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 20 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 11
Average salary £24,250 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,675 £23,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
5997 5024 5316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.21% 95.28% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 4376 4693
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 8 £22,500 -2.17% 2
Somerset -9 5 £27,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £35,000 -
Devon - 2 £25,750 -
Cornwall - 1 £25,000 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) Windows
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco
4 12 (31.58%) SLA
5 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
6 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
6 10 (26.32%) LAN
6 10 (26.32%) WAN
6 10 (26.32%) CCNA
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (26.32%) Firewall
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
9 7 (18.42%) Finance
9 7 (18.42%) Time Management
9 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) Banking
10 6 (15.79%) MS Office
10 6 (15.79%) Avaya
11 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) LAN
1 10 (26.32%) WAN
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) GPRS
3 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.63%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Electronics
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Avionics
4 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) EPoS
2 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.26%) AIX
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Time Management
2 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
2 3 (7.89%) Software Deployment
2 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.63%) Communications Security
4 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.63%) Information Management
4 1 (2.63%) Migration
4 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) CCNA
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MCDST
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) CCENT
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Avaya
4 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) NetScout
4 5 (13.16%) Riverbed
4 5 (13.16%) F5
5 4 (10.53%) WatchGuard
5 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 4 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) McAfee
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Intel
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus+Car Allowance+O/T/Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £2000.00 - £25000 per annum + van etc
Posted: 21 days ago