The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank - 105 96
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.52% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £28,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
IT 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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Lync
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) CommVault
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle