The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
UK / Scotland
Rank - 148 163
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Median salary - £32,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.22%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.12%

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
2152 2832 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.58% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1824 1928
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Scotland

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Support Technician 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 Support Technician in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Support Technician 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Xerox