Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Technical Support
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 155 150
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Glasgow median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -47.06% +32.81%
10th Percentile £19,700 £21,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £35,100 £23,750 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £27,500 £28,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year -3.51% -8.80% +13.64%

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 2107 2482 2357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.61% 96.95% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1401 1544
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Glasgow

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Glasgow

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Glasgow

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Technical Support 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) ERP

Technical 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens