The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Support Specialist
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 104 98
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.083% 0.46% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.47% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  

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 1125 1266 1188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.90% 97.46% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 731 674 756
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Glasgow

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Glasgow

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Support Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Support Specialist 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago