The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.081% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.085% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.03%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -4.80%

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
1015 1178 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.85% 94.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 650 812 832
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT Support 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 Edinburgh region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Skype
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) DameWare
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) SCSM
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) DameWare
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware