The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank - 164 152
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.061% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.064% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.42% -12.50%
Senior 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
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco