The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 85 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 901 1258 1117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.67% 96.99% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 511 801 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -5.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Glasgow

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Glasgow

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 3rd Line 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 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) InterBase
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (10.00%) GIS
5 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (10.00%) XML

3rd Line 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) InterBase
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle