Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £22,750 in advertised job vacancies in Fife during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 8.57% 3.70% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 3.80% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Fife median annual salary £22,750 £30,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.41% +29.79% -22.95%
10th Percentile £18,750 £27,650 £22,750
90th Percentile £33,875 £33,750 £24,250
Scotland median annual salary £24,000 £35,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year -31.43% +30.84% -12.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Fife
Permanent vacancies in Fife with a recognized job title 68 79 71
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.14% 97.53% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 52
Fife median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.56% +1.38%
10th Percentile £19,200 £26,250 £26,275
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £44,688
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fife.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Fife

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Fife

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Fife

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Fife over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Fife

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Fife region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +4 4 £19,500 -27.78%
Support Engineer
Scotland

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Fife region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Google