The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 99 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.43% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1338 1154 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.61% 95.69% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 825 787 543
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
Scotland

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IT Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Glasgow

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) MCITP
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (28.57%) MCTS
7 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) MCSE
7 4 (28.57%) MCSA
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM
8 3 (21.43%) SCOM
8 3 (21.43%) Clustering
9 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
9 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
9 2 (14.29%) Lotus

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCITP
3 4 (28.57%) MCTS
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Lotus
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago