The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 17 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.37% 3.36% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 3.50% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88 143 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.88% 95.97% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 75
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Engineer
Scotland

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Lothian

Support Engineer
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Livingston +19 3 £24,000 -26.15%
Support Engineer
Scotland

Support Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) Kofax
4 1 (25.00%) Novell
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Gentran

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Gentran
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Kofax
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Novell