The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Specialist
Rank - - 164
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £29,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.24% -0.83%
Technical Support Specialist
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
2276 2921 3159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.67% 95.30% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1891 2070
Median salary £41,421 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Support Specialist Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Technical Support Specialist 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 Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

Technical Support Specialist 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware