The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 152 153
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 4 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.43% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £22,500 £18,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £21,280
10% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £22,500 £28,600
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.00%  

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 2241 2806 2955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.93% 94.80% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1825 1825
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Field Engineer in the job title.

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 29 March 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 +15 1 £25,500 +41.66% 1
Edinburgh -3 1 £32,500 +80.55%
West Lothian -9 1 £22,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £20,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £20,000 -
Field Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 7 (70.00%) SLA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (40.00%) Nokia
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Huawei
3 4 (40.00%) Ciena
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) Tellabs
4 3 (30.00%) EPoS
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) CCTV
6 1 (10.00%) Wiki
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) ATM
6 1 (10.00%) Broadband
6 1 (10.00%) Games
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) IVR
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel

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:

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) ATM
2 1 (10.00%) Broadband
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) CCTV
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (40.00%) Ciena
2 4 (40.00%) Huawei
2 4 (40.00%) Nokia
2 4 (40.00%) Tellabs
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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