The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 78 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.66% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £29,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -7.93%

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
883 1306 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.82% 96.88% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 539 795 743
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%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Apple
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) RIP
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MCT
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Technical 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Multicast
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCT
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Draytek
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago