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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 87 102 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.53% 0.30% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.31% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £29,000 £23,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £22,000 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £29,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.78%
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
1095 1284 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.14% 96.91% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 730 835 492
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Finance

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) SHDSL
3 1 (8.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) OpenUP
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) F5
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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