The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £25,000 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
Support Consultant
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 85 107 99
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 0.077% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.079% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -42.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,200
% change year-on-year - -5.91%  

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%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Glasgow

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Glasgow

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Support Consultant 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 Support Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCT
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek

Support Consultant 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCT
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) IBM