The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 80 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 21 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.80% 2.25% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.32% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 35
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £49,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Applications Support
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1064 1291 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.41% 96.92% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 707 823 697
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Glasgow

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Oracle
4 12 (40.00%) Sybase
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (26.67%) UNIX
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
8 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (23.33%) Perl
8 7 (23.33%) .NET
8 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
9 6 (20.00%) Change Management
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.00%) SDLC
10 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Banking
10 5 (16.67%) Content Management
10 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 5 (16.67%) Scrum
10 5 (16.67%) Legal
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.67%) JBoss
11 4 (13.33%) Apache

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
5 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DMZ
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) KDB
5 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Ant
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) Java EE
3 4 (13.33%) Ext JS
3 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) REST
4 3 (10.00%) JAX-RS
4 3 (10.00%) RichFaces
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.00%) JSF
4 3 (10.00%) JBoss Seam
4 3 (10.00%) Java EE 5
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) JSP
4 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) Struts
5 2 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Equities
1 2 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Content Management
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 4 (13.33%) Kanban
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Business Development
8 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) Perl
5 4 (13.33%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 3 (10.00%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Korn
7 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.33%) Delphi
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
1 2 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
1 12 (40.00%) Sybase
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Informatica
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Great Benfits Package
Posted: 22 days ago