The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 98 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.70% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.27% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £41,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Support Specialist
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 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
1236 1128 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.41% 94.79% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 644 726 854
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Glasgow

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Trend Analysis
3 11 (78.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL V3
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
3 11 (78.57%) Coaching
3 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (78.57%) Service Management
3 11 (78.57%) Service Delivery
3 11 (78.57%) Change Management
3 11 (78.57%) Genesys
3 11 (78.57%) CTI
3 11 (78.57%) IVR
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 11 (78.57%) VoIP
3 11 (78.57%) SLA
3 11 (78.57%) VXML
4 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Dart
5 2 (14.29%) Solace
5 2 (14.29%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 2 (14.29%) Multicast
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) C

Support Specialist 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) CTI
1 11 (78.57%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (78.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (78.57%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Change Management
1 11 (78.57%) Coaching
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL V3
1 11 (78.57%) Service Delivery
1 11 (78.57%) Service Management
1 11 (78.57%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C-shell
1 2 (14.29%) Dart
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Genesys
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 2 (14.29%) Solace
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
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