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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 99 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £19,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.38%
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
1346 1486 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.93% 95.56% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 875 971 688
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
Edinburgh
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago