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The median annual salary for an IT Support was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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

IT Support
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 83 76 74
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 44 33 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.52% 2.32% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.50% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 4
10th Percentile £23,000 - -
25th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.56% - -23.73%
75th Percentile £32,250 £24,813 £25,313
90th Percentile £37,775 £26,725 £28,125
Scotland median annual salary £25,000 £26,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year -6.54% -2.73% -6.88%

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 1,623 1,319 974
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.01% 92.56% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 850 896 666
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,750 £31,063
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,280 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.04% +2.84% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £54,938
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £54,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +14.74% +2.15% +3.33%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Glasgow

IT Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Glasgow

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Support in Glasgow over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
1 27 (61.36%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (56.82%) Social Skills
2 25 (56.82%) SLA
3 12 (27.27%) COM
4 7 (15.91%) Windows
5 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
5 6 (13.64%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
6 5 (11.36%) Time Management
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
7 4 (9.09%) WAN
7 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.82%) DNS
8 3 (6.82%) DHCP
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.55%) Publishing
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) Firewall
9 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
9 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
9 2 (4.55%) HNC
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (2.27%) Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (6.82%) DHCP
3 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.27%) Softphone
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Power BI
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) Tableau
General
1 25 (56.82%) Social Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (11.36%) Time Management
3 2 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.55%) Migration
3 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.27%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Major Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (56.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Meraki
3 2 (4.55%) Ubiquiti
3 2 (4.55%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.27%) VMware