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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 157 144 160
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 4 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.64% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Average salary £31,250 £29,000 £29,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% -2.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,150 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016. 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 -3 2 £31,250 +7.75%
North Lanarkshire - 2 - - 1
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) SLA
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Google
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.67%) SCCM
8 1 (6.67%) Firewall
8 1 (6.67%) MCP

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Langholm, Dumfriesshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,500 to £20,500 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 7 days ago