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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 98 88 93
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.73% 0.83% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.86% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Average salary £36,250 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
1321 1050 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.78% 96.69% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 832 681 735
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
5 5 (23.81%) Network Management
6 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (14.29%) Juniper
7 3 (14.29%) SSL
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) CCNP
7 3 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) VPN
2 5 (23.81%) BGP
2 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
3 4 (19.05%) OSPF
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) IPsec
4 3 (14.29%) SSL
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Network Management
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Software License Management
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) Google
6 2 (9.52%) Nortel
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago