The median annual salary for a Field Service Engineer was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Field Services Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 - 157
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Service Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £20,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £28,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -17.85% +24.44%  

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 2229 2780 2983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.95% 94.78% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1809 1842
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Field Service Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Field Service Engineer in Scotland

Field Service Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Field Service Engineer in Scotland

Field Service 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 Service Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh - 1 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £20,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £20,000 -
Field Service Engineer
UK

Field Service Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Field Service 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 Service Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SLA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
2 4 (66.67%) Ciena
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) Tellabs
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wiki
4 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet

Field Service 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 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (66.67%) Ciena
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) Tellabs