The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 130 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 1.45% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.53% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 47
Median salary £28,822 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.31% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £15,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
2748 3016 3669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.52% 95.29% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1931 2440
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +21 16 £34,000 -5.55%
North Lanarkshire +3 8 £26,750 -43.68%
West Lothian +7 3 £28,750 +10.57% 1
Glasgow -21 3 £40,661 -4.32% 2
Aberdeen +8 2 £23,500 -16.07%
Fife -4 1 £30,500 +8.92%
Highlands - 1 £29,500 -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (61.11%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
3 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.17%) SLA
5 20 (27.78%) Linux
6 17 (23.61%) VMware
7 14 (19.44%) Juniper
8 13 (18.06%) Cisco
8 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
9 12 (16.67%) F5
9 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 12 (16.67%) DNS
9 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.28%) CheckPoint
10 11 (15.28%) Finance
10 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
10 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
10 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
10 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (15.28%) Blue Coat
11 10 (13.89%) Degree
11 10 (13.89%) Windows 8
11 10 (13.89%) Windows Server
11 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
12 9 (12.50%) MS Office
12 9 (12.50%) SQL
12 9 (12.50%) Firewall
13 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
13 8 (11.11%) Apple

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 2 (2.78%) JBoss
5 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Sage CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Line 500
2 2 (2.78%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) DNS
1 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.50%) Firewall
3 8 (11.11%) VPN
4 7 (9.72%) VoIP
4 7 (9.72%) WebEx
5 5 (6.94%) WAN
6 4 (5.56%) LAN
7 3 (4.17%) ADSL
7 3 (4.17%) Internet
7 3 (4.17%) SMTP
8 2 (2.78%) BGP
8 2 (2.78%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.78%) Wireless
9 1 (1.39%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.39%) IPsec
9 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.39%) GIS
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) French Language
2 7 (9.72%) German Language
2 7 (9.72%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Front Office
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) XML
3 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.78%) HTML
3 2 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (1.39%) ISPF
4 1 (1.39%) LINQ
4 1 (1.39%) ODBC
4 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.78%) Physics
3 2 (2.78%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.11%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Linux
3 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.89%) Windows 8
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.94%) Unix
6 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.39%) CentOS
9 1 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
2 7 (9.72%) Presales
3 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.94%) CRM
4 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL
4 5 (6.94%) Network Management
4 5 (6.94%) Service Management
5 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.56%) Change Management
5 4 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (4.17%) Email Filtering
6 3 (4.17%) High Availability
6 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.17%) Web Filtering
7 2 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) Java
3 5 (6.94%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) C
4 3 (4.17%) C++
5 2 (2.78%) Perl
5 2 (2.78%) Python
5 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.78%) VBA
5 2 (2.78%) VBScript
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.89%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCNP
4 2 (2.78%) HND
5 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) Squid
5 1 (1.39%) NFS
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) VMware
3 14 (19.44%) Juniper
4 13 (18.06%) Cisco
5 12 (16.67%) F5
6 11 (15.28%) Blue Coat
6 11 (15.28%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.11%) Apple
8 7 (9.72%) Kaspersky
8 7 (9.72%) Trend Micro
9 5 (6.94%) Sage
10 2 (2.78%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.78%) Dell
10 2 (2.78%) Fidessa
10 2 (2.78%) HP
10 2 (2.78%) Informatica
10 2 (2.78%) NetApp
10 2 (2.78%) Nortel
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle
10 2 (2.78%) Reuters
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