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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 85 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.13% 1.45% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.53% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 18
Average salary £28,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £29,400 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £34,650 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1279 1045 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.60% 94.57% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 690 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014, 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 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 9 (31.03%) MCSE
3 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
3 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) SLA
5 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 7 (24.14%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.69%) MCTS
6 6 (20.69%) MCITP
6 6 (20.69%) MCSA
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 5 (17.24%) Postgraduate
7 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
7 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
7 5 (17.24%) Computer Science

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
5 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) DSL
2 1 (3.45%) SS7
2 1 (3.45%) Q.931
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.45%) Broadband
2 1 (3.45%) PBX
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
2 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
2 5 (17.24%) Transition Management
2 5 (17.24%) Coaching
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) ETL
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) MCSE
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) MCSA
2 6 (20.69%) MCTS
2 6 (20.69%) MCITP
3 5 (17.24%) Postgraduate
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) ACCA
5 1 (3.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
1 9 (31.03%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) FrontRange
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Altiris
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) CommVault
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) Sage
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
Glasgow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago