The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 133 129 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 1.03% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.08% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 40
Median salary £27,500 £25,750 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,350 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
IT Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2377 3152 3507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 95.23% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 2028 2235
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Scotland

IT Support
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 5 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Edinburgh +16 3 £28,750 +1.76% 1
Stirling - 2 £32,500 -
West Lothian +3 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Aberdeen +2 1 £15,000 -30.23%
Falkirk +2 1 - -
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT 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 Scotland region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
4 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 8 (21.62%) Driving Licence
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
5 6 (16.22%) DNS
5 6 (16.22%) VMware
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) Time Management
6 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
7 4 (10.81%) .NET
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) Firewall
8 3 (8.11%) MS Office
8 3 (8.11%) VoIP
8 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.11%) HP

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) VoIP
4 2 (5.41%) NAS
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) German Language
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.70%) Polish Language
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Time Management
2 4 (10.81%) CRM
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) ITSM
3 2 (5.41%) People Management
4 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Document Management
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Presales
4 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Perl
2 2 (5.41%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSA
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Firmware
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) Munin
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Sage
5 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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