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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 90 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.37% 0.084% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.087% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £39,000 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 - £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1044 1154 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.34% 97.30% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 685 725 559
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) ERP

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago