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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 90 87 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.92% 0.83% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.88% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 24
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,000 £36,050
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
1057 1027 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.79% 94.83% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 617 648 604
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 22 October 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 12 (42.86%) .NET
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) SLA
3 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (25.00%) MCSE
4 7 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (25.00%) SAN
4 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (21.43%) MCTS
5 6 (21.43%) MCITP
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (21.43%) MCSA
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
6 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Information Security
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) PBX
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security
2 5 (17.86%) Coaching
2 5 (17.86%) Transition Management
2 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) ETL
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) OpenUP
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) MCSE
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) MCTS
2 6 (21.43%) MCITP
2 6 (21.43%) MCSA
3 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.57%) ACCA
5 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
1 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) FrontRange
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) CommVault
6 1 (3.57%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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