The median annual salary for an IT Support was £22,625 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 87 94
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.76% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.79% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Median salary £22,625 £33,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.46% +39.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £20,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £27,286 £42,500 £28,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1157 1139 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.88% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 713 653 843
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Edinburgh

IT Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Edinburgh

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Edinburgh region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) DameWare
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) iManage
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
7 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) People Management
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) People Management
2 1 (9.09%) Practice Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HND
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) iManage
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago