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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 142 150 161
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 22 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.57% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.60% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £20,000 £29,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,600 £20,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £31,200 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.38%
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
2979 3482 3135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.68% 94.77% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2260 2052
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 5 August 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
Aberdeenshire +1 15 £20,000 -2.43% 1
North Lanarkshire +4 4 - -
Glasgow +6 2 £15,750 -
Aberdeen +20 1 £28,000 +1.81%
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) DNS
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 20 (57.14%) SLA
4 19 (54.29%) Service Delivery
5 18 (51.43%) VoIP
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.14%) Citrix
8 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 5 (14.29%) Office 365
9 5 (14.29%) MS Office
10 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.43%) NetApp
10 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (8.57%) SCCM
11 3 (8.57%) DHCP
11 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
12 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
12 2 (5.71%) SQL
12 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
12 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (5.71%) XenApp
12 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) DNS
2 18 (51.43%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
2 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) MCP
1 1 (2.86%) MCSE
1 1 (2.86%) MCSA
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) NetApp
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) CommVault
4 1 (2.86%) Google
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