The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 79 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 3 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.52% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.54% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Median salary £42,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £35,250 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £44,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +9.87%

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
891 1305 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.74% 97.24% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 550 820 682
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) JCL
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) zOS
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) VSAM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CICS
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JCL
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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