The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Fife region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Scotland / Fife
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 4.35% - 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £26,500 - £28,000
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 Fife 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
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 95.65% 89.47% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 32
Median salary £28,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
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 Fife

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Fife

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 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 Fife region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware