The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 147 175 164
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.099% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £25,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,100 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
IT Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2973 3840 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.96% 94.98% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 2506 1717
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,138
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 8 £15,750 -52.27%
Edinburgh - 3 £25,000 - 1
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 6 (30.00%) MS Office
7 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (20.00%) DHCP
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.00%) Google
10 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (15.00%) MCP
10 3 (15.00%) MCSE
10 3 (15.00%) MCSA
10 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
11 2 (10.00%) Wireless
11 2 (10.00%) NetApp
11 2 (10.00%) Blackberry

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) WorkSite
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Draytek
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