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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 101 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.27% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £30,000 £38,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +33.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £34,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £42,050 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
1360 1403 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.38% 95.38% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 908 920 767
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) ITIL
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (39.29%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) Fidessa
4 11 (39.29%) thinkFolio
4 11 (39.29%) Markit EDM
5 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
6 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
6 9 (32.14%) Bloomberg
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 7 (25.00%) HTML
8 7 (25.00%) CMS
8 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
9 6 (21.43%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) SMTP
9 6 (21.43%) FTP
9 6 (21.43%) HTTP
9 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
10 5 (17.86%) XSLT
11 4 (14.29%) Release Management
11 4 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (10.71%) .NET
13 2 (7.14%) VB
13 2 (7.14%) VBA

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SMTP
1 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
1 6 (21.43%) FTP
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) XML
3 5 (17.86%) XSLT
4 3 (10.71%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) SVG
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.57%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) VBA
6 1 (3.57%) sed
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Fidessa
2 11 (39.29%) thinkFolio
3 9 (32.14%) Bloomberg
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Sage
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com