Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Support Technician
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 135 150
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 0.047% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.048% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Glasgow median annual salary £20,000 - £26,000
10th Percentile £18,100 - £18,625
90th Percentile £30,100 - £29,750
Scotland median annual salary £22,250 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +3.49% -4.44% -26.83%

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 2201 2065 2475
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 96.59% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1152 1599
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Glasgow

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Glasgow

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Support Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Eloqua
1 2 (33.33%) Marketo
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE

Support Technician 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Marketo
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) VMware