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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 146 162 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.20% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.21% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 2
Average salary £28,750 £29,875 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.76% +25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,750 £24,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
2925 3325 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 95.74% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 2184 1766
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 4 March 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
Edinburgh +11 9 £28,750 -4.16% 2
Glasgow +13 4 £29,000 -7.93% 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £20,500 -
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (29.41%) MS Office
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
9 4 (23.53%) MCSE
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
10 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
10 3 (17.65%) SLA
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) MCSA
10 3 (17.65%) MCP
10 3 (17.65%) Citrix
10 3 (17.65%) Wireless
11 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 2 (11.76%) Firewall
11 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) WorkSite
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Coaching
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) MCSA
3 3 (17.65%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Google
6 1 (5.88%) Draytek
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