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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 77 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 0.43% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.45% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 16
Median salary £33,500 £36,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,039 £22,400 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £40,800 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1150 1325 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.07% 95.39% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 665 833 984
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,325
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
5 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
5 11 (31.43%) Juniper
5 11 (31.43%) Blue Coat
5 11 (31.43%) F5
6 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) French Language
8 7 (20.00%) German Language
8 7 (20.00%) Spanish Language
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Kaspersky
8 7 (20.00%) Trend Micro
8 7 (20.00%) Presales
8 7 (20.00%) WebEx
9 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
9 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) SharePoint

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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Sage CRM
2 2 (5.71%) Line 500
2 2 (5.71%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) WebEx
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) French Language
2 7 (20.00%) German Language
2 7 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 1 (2.86%) LINQ
4 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Physics
3 2 (5.71%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Presales
1 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) High Availability
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) ITSM
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.86%) SDLC
7 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) C++
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Squid
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Blue Coat
2 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
2 11 (31.43%) F5
2 11 (31.43%) Juniper
3 7 (20.00%) Kaspersky
3 7 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) Sage
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) Fidessa
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Informatica
6 2 (5.71%) Reuters
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec