The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 96 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.39% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.41% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 19
Median salary £20,000 £24,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -15.51%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
IT Support
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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1182 1480 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.48% 95.24% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 778 971 950
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT Support 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 Edinburgh region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) Finance

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) People Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Munin
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
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