The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Lothian region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 5 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 19.23% 1.39% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.61% 1.49% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Median salary £22,500 - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -0.86%
Support Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 67 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.08% 93.06% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 31
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Support Engineer
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Livingston - 4 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
Scotland

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West Lothian region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) SLA
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
4 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
1 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft