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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 24 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.25% 1.72% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.81% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 8
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,450 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £69,750 £32,850
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
1025 1216 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.88% 95.22% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 656 835 848
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%

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 20 January 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Active Directory
3 19 (40.43%) DNS
4 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
4 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.04%) Cisco
5 16 (34.04%) SQL
6 14 (29.79%) Degree
7 13 (27.66%) Linux
7 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
7 13 (27.66%) LAN
7 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (21.28%) VPN
8 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
8 10 (21.28%) Finance
8 10 (21.28%) SCCM
9 9 (19.15%) Windows 2000
9 9 (19.15%) WAN
9 9 (19.15%) OpenVMS
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) Unix
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (17.02%) SolarWinds
10 8 (17.02%) SolarWinds Orion
11 7 (14.89%) F5
11 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.89%) Change Management
11 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (14.89%) MCSE
11 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange

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 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) LAN
3 10 (21.28%) VPN
4 9 (19.15%) WAN
5 6 (12.77%) DHCP
5 6 (12.77%) SAN
6 4 (8.51%) Firewall
6 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) Skype
7 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
7 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.26%) SSL
8 2 (4.26%) WebEx
9 1 (2.13%) LDAP
9 1 (2.13%) MPLS
9 1 (2.13%) VoIP
9 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.13%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) French Language
2 2 (4.26%) German Language
2 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Data Extraction
3 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
3 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
4 9 (19.15%) OpenVMS
4 9 (19.15%) Unix
4 9 (19.15%) Windows 2000
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) SUSE
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Change Management
1 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
2 6 (12.77%) Project Management
2 6 (12.77%) Service Management
3 5 (10.64%) Change Control
3 5 (10.64%) Coaching
3 5 (10.64%) Line Management
3 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.64%) Network Management
3 5 (10.64%) QMS
3 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.26%) Content Management
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Document Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C++
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) MCSE
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.64%) CCNA
4 5 (10.64%) HND
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 8 (17.02%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (12.77%) SCOM
4 5 (10.64%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.51%) DameWare
6 3 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (6.38%) Puppet
7 1 (2.13%) Iperf
7 1 (2.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) Cisco
3 9 (19.15%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) SolarWinds
5 7 (14.89%) F5
6 6 (12.77%) VMware
7 5 (10.64%) Dell
7 5 (10.64%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) Juniper
8 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
9 3 (6.38%) WatchGuard
10 2 (4.26%) Kaspersky
10 2 (4.26%) Trend Micro
11 1 (2.13%) Citrix
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