The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 109 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 1.37% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.42% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Average salary £36,250 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,600 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
1220 1340 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.70% 96.33% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 779 809 727
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 £30,350 £26,825 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
7 2 (14.29%) Symantec
7 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) ERP
1 1 (7.14%) Data Management
1 1 (7.14%) Migration
1 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) SnapMirror
2 1 (7.14%) SnapVault
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Google
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago