The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 100 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.60% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% +4.91%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Technical 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 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
1113 1326 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.75% 96.65% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 720 817 787
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
3 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
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