The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 71 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 34 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.26% 1.41% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.46% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 14
Average salary £40,500 £32,400 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +28.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £41,000 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1440 1162 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 96.19% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 956 737 763
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
Scotland

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 17 (31.48%) Finance
4 12 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (20.37%) C#
5 11 (20.37%) Java
5 11 (20.37%) Linux
5 11 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 9 (16.67%) Statistics
6 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (14.81%) thinkFolio
7 8 (14.81%) Fidessa
7 8 (14.81%) Markit EDM
8 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.96%) XML
8 7 (12.96%) UNIX
8 7 (12.96%) Windows
8 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
9 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 6 (11.11%) Bloomberg
9 6 (11.11%) Client/Server
9 6 (11.11%) JBoss
10 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.85%) CICS
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (14.81%) Markit EDM
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (7.41%) KANA IQ
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) SMTP
1 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
1 4 (7.41%) FTP
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) SSH
2 2 (3.70%) IPsec
2 2 (3.70%) DHCP
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) SSL
2 2 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) DB2
5 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Billing
3 4 (7.41%) General Ledger
3 4 (7.41%) French Language
4 3 (5.56%) German Language
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Front Office
5 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) XML
2 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) .NET
3 3 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (3.70%) XSLT
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Statistics
2 6 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) UNIX
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 12 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
5 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.41%) Cash Management
6 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.41%) Information Security
6 4 (7.41%) Change Management
6 4 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 4 (7.41%) OOP
6 4 (7.41%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) Release Management
7 3 (5.56%) Content Management
8 2 (3.70%) Change Control
8 2 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) C#
2 11 (20.37%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 2 (3.70%) ABAP
8 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 2 (3.70%) VB
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.85%) COBOL
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) thinkFolio
2 8 (14.81%) Fidessa
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 6 (11.11%) JBoss
5 4 (7.41%) Pega
5 4 (7.41%) KANA
6 2 (3.70%) Thunderhead
6 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.70%) Laserfiche
6 2 (3.70%) Google
6 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) CA
7 1 (1.85%) VMware
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