The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 92 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1276 1346 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.38% 95.94% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 790 868 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Edinburgh region.

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (18.18%) MCP
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MCSA
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
9 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 1 (9.09%) VPN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) WorkSite
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) Draytek
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago