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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 104 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £42,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.44%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.14%
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
1238 1191 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.56% 96.28% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 755 798 871
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) ERP
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) JD Edwards
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) AS400
3 2 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (12.50%) Life Science
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Security
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) MaxDB
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (12.50%) NetWeaver
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MaxDB
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Security
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) JD Edwards
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
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