The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 104 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1355 1180 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 95.55% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 839 809 551
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Engineer
Scotland

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Glasgow region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Support Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Postgraduate
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) FrontRange
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Transition Management
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) DSL
3 1 (16.67%) SS7
3 1 (16.67%) Q.931
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) DSL
1 1 (16.67%) SS7
1 1 (16.67%) Q.931
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (83.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) FrontRange