The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 74 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.52% 0.88% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.93% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 17
Median salary £40,000 £20,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £21,600 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -1.72%
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
1061 1511 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.90% 95.09% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 756 963 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Blue Coat
3 15 (44.12%) F5
3 15 (44.12%) Juniper
3 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
6 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 10 (29.41%) French Language
6 10 (29.41%) German Language
6 10 (29.41%) Spanish Language
6 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 10 (29.41%) Kaspersky
6 10 (29.41%) Trend Micro
6 10 (29.41%) WebEx
6 10 (29.41%) Presales
7 9 (26.47%) Cisco
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Unix
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle
10 5 (14.71%) DNS
11 4 (11.76%) OpenVMS
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (11.76%) Project Management

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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 10 (29.41%) WebEx
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (29.41%) French Language
1 10 (29.41%) German Language
1 10 (29.41%) Spanish Language
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Physics
3 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) OpenVMS
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Presales
1 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
3 3 (8.82%) CRM
3 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Content Management
4 2 (5.88%) Document Management
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) SDLC
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C++
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Blue Coat
1 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
1 15 (44.12%) F5
1 15 (44.12%) Juniper
2 10 (29.41%) Kaspersky
2 10 (29.41%) Trend Micro
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco
4 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Sage
9 1 (2.94%) Informatica
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