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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 82 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.10% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £25,000 £20,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -47.43%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -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
942 1257 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.81% 97.07% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 569 822 658
Median salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,240 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCT
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCT
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) VMware