Period
to 16 September 2021

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

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

IT Support Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 67 122
Rank change year-on-year -36 +55 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 8 10 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 1.45% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.54% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £21,250 " £19,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £22,500 £30,000 £21,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +39.53% -
75th Percentile £23,750 " £23,250
90th Percentile £24,750 " "
Scotland median annual salary £26,500 £55,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -51.82% +83.33% +8.11%

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 1,277 650 1,773
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.80% 94.48% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 884 449 1,234
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,002
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -3.23%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Glasgow

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Glasgow

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, IT Support Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Legal
3 6 (75.00%) Creative Thinking
3 6 (75.00%) Decision-Making
3 6 (75.00%) Organisational Skills
3 6 (75.00%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Social Skills

IT Support Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (75.00%) Influencing Skills
1 6 (75.00%) Legal
1 6 (75.00%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Creative Thinking
1 6 (75.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft