The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 86 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
Technical 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
1048 1356 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.36% 95.49% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 679 863 947
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) SCSM
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM

Technical 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware