The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 106 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.00% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,557 £15,750 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £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 1201 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.68% 96.16% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 742 808 889
Median salary £42,500 £43,913 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.21% +9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Glasgow region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) BGP
3 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Network Management
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) OSPF
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) CCNP
5 3 (18.75%) SSL
5 3 (18.75%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) IPsec
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 2 (12.50%) Software License Management
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Fault Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) BGP
2 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) OSPF
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) ISPF
1 1 (6.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Network Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software License Management
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Ticket Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Nortel
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat