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The median annual salary for a Desktop Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

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

Desktop Support
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 120 103 82
Rank change year-on-year -17 -21 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 3 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.065% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
10th Percentile - - £23,925
25th Percentile - - £27,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £35,000 £35,250
Median % change year-on-year - -0.71% +56.67%
75th Percentile - - £41,938
90th Percentile - - £45,575
Scotland median annual salary £26,680 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -15.30% +5.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,429 1,225 804
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.25% 91.90% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 834 856 554
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,000 £32,325
25th Percentile £38,533 £37,500 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Desktop Support in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Glasgow

Desktop Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Desktop Support in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Desktop Support in Glasgow

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, Desktop Support job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple