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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 144 152 149
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 12 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.39% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.41% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 2
Average salary £27,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £24,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
2900 3156 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.55% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 2039 1930
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 January 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 +4 8 £29,000 -2.52% 3
Glasgow +12 3 £27,750 -11.90% 2
Scottish Borders - 1 £20,500 -
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (35.00%) MS Office
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.00%) MCSE
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) SLA
9 3 (15.00%) Wireless
9 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (10.00%) Degree

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) PBX
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) Draytek
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