The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 87 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.51% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.53% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
885 1330 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.93% 97.01% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 537 816 737
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Glasgow

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 3rd Line 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 Glasgow region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) OSPF
6 1 (10.00%) BGP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) IIS

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) InterBase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet