The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 155 159
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.54% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Median salary £25,000 £33,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.37% +39.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,475 £20,815
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £36,750 £25,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £24,625 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.59% -1.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2547 2773 2964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.99% 96.55% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6339 5534 7080
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Field Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Scotland

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Scotland

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Field Engineer
UK

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) VMware
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) EPoS
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) ATM
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Internet

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) ISDN
2 1 (12.50%) PBX
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) NEC