The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 79 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 22 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 0.74% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.78% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 10
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Applications Support Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1438 1155 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.12% 94.91% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 961 718 823
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (69.44%) ITIL
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) Finance
4 11 (30.56%) Fidessa
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
4 11 (30.56%) C#
4 11 (30.56%) thinkFolio
4 11 (30.56%) Markit EDM
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle
5 10 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) Statistics
6 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (25.00%) Bloomberg
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
8 7 (19.44%) Windows
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
9 6 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) SMTP
9 6 (16.67%) HTTPS
9 6 (16.67%) FTP

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Markit EDM
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Taleo
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SMTP
1 6 (16.67%) FTP
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
1 6 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Billing
2 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (13.89%) XSLT
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.11%) Release Management
5 4 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 4 (11.11%) Cash Management
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
2 11 (30.56%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Fidessa
2 11 (30.56%) thinkFolio
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 9 (25.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com