The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

System Support Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 163 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.070% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £25,000 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.66% +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2505 2761 2977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.96% 96.57% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1586 1887
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.32% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in Scotland

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in Scotland

Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Glasgow - 4 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £25,500 - 1
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ODBC
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) WFM
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 4 (57.14%) Verint
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) WFM
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Verint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) WatchGuard
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