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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 104 120 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 1.45% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.52% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 26
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £20,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
2268 2959 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.53% 95.36% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1921 2035
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +13 23 £37,500 +74.41% 1
Glasgow +23 15 £37,500 +16.27% 1
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £18,000 -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 32 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
4 23 (31.08%) Linux
5 21 (28.38%) Cisco
6 20 (27.03%) ITIL
6 20 (27.03%) SQL
7 19 (25.68%) DNS
7 19 (25.68%) VMware
8 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
10 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
10 15 (20.27%) Degree
11 14 (18.92%) Windows XP
11 14 (18.92%) Firewall
12 13 (17.57%) Finance
13 12 (16.22%) SLA
13 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (13.51%) Juniper
15 10 (13.51%) WAN
15 10 (13.51%) F5
16 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (12.16%) OpenVMS
16 9 (12.16%) VPN
16 9 (12.16%) Unix
16 9 (12.16%) Windows 2000
16 9 (12.16%) LAN
16 9 (12.16%) Oracle
17 8 (10.81%) Oracle Reports

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 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.76%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) G Suite
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) DNS
2 14 (18.92%) Firewall
3 10 (13.51%) WAN
4 9 (12.16%) LAN
4 9 (12.16%) VPN
5 8 (10.81%) Internet
5 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.76%) DHCP
7 4 (5.41%) MPLS
7 4 (5.41%) SAN
7 4 (5.41%) WebEx
7 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
8 3 (4.05%) Skype
9 2 (2.70%) ADSL
9 2 (2.70%) BGP
9 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.70%) OSPF
9 2 (2.70%) VoIP
9 2 (2.70%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.35%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) French Language
2 4 (5.41%) German Language
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) HTML
1 2 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.11%) Data Extraction
3 6 (8.11%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 23 (31.08%) Linux
3 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.92%) Windows XP
5 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.16%) OpenVMS
6 9 (12.16%) Unix
6 9 (12.16%) Windows 2000
7 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (6.76%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.70%) CentOS
9 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
9 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Change Management
2 8 (10.81%) Problem Management
2 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
3 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.11%) CRM
4 6 (8.11%) Network Management
4 6 (8.11%) Project Management
4 6 (8.11%) Service Management
5 5 (6.76%) Change Control
5 5 (6.76%) Line Management
5 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.76%) QMS
5 5 (6.76%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.41%) Coaching
6 4 (5.41%) DevOps
6 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.41%) Presales
6 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) C++
3 2 (2.70%) Java
3 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) Python
4 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) HND
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.11%) MCSE
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) CCNP
6 3 (4.05%) CCNA
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.35%) HNC
8 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.35%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) XenApp
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) Docker
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCCM
1 8 (10.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (5.41%) SCOM
3 3 (4.05%) Puppet
4 2 (2.70%) Iperf
4 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.38%) Cisco
3 19 (25.68%) VMware
4 10 (13.51%) F5
4 10 (13.51%) Juniper
5 9 (12.16%) Oracle
6 8 (10.81%) Blue Coat
6 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 7 (9.46%) Citrix
8 4 (5.41%) Kaspersky
8 4 (5.41%) Trend Micro
9 3 (4.05%) HP
10 2 (2.70%) Dell
10 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.35%) Avaya
11 1 (1.35%) Ericsson
11 1 (1.35%) Google
11 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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