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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 45 87 47
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 58 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.38% 1.09% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 1.15% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 31
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
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
1279 1045 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.60% 94.57% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 690 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 41 (50.62%) SQL
2 35 (43.21%) .NET
3 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
4 27 (33.33%) ITIL
5 26 (32.10%) CRM
6 25 (30.86%) SharePoint
6 25 (30.86%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
8 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
8 22 (27.16%) C#
9 21 (25.93%) Oracle
10 19 (23.46%) Cognos
10 19 (23.46%) Release Management
11 17 (20.99%) SLA
12 16 (19.75%) Finance
13 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (16.05%) Sybase
14 13 (16.05%) Linux
15 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (13.58%) Banking
16 11 (13.58%) IIS
16 11 (13.58%) Windows
16 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (12.35%) Project Management
18 9 (11.11%) T-SQL
18 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
19 8 (9.88%) Ruby
19 8 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 8 (9.88%) Java
19 8 (9.88%) JavaScript

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (30.86%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.58%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.47%) Movex
5 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.23%) Epicor Tropos
5 1 (1.23%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) SAN
1 1 (1.23%) DMZ
1 1 (1.23%) Firewall
1 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.47%) DTS
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Subversion
1 1 (1.23%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) XML
3 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.47%) Classic ASP
5 2 (2.47%) Web Services
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.23%) JSP
6 1 (1.23%) SOAP
6 1 (1.23%) Struts
6 1 (1.23%) WPF
6 1 (1.23%) jQuery
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (1.23%) Java EE 5
6 1 (1.23%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.23%) REST
6 1 (1.23%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) GIS
2 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) AIX
5 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) ITIL
2 26 (32.10%) CRM
3 19 (23.46%) Release Management
4 10 (12.35%) Project Management
5 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.70%) ERP
5 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.70%) High Availability
6 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.23%) People Management
7 1 (1.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.23%) OO
7 1 (1.23%) ITSM
7 1 (1.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.23%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.62%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) C#
3 9 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.88%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.88%) Ruby
4 8 (9.88%) Java
4 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.94%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.23%) VB6
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Control-M
2 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) Oracle
3 19 (23.46%) Cognos
4 13 (16.05%) Sybase
5 8 (9.88%) Informatica
5 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.47%) Apple
6 2 (2.47%) Epicor
6 2 (2.47%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) Infor
7 1 (1.23%) Sage
7 1 (1.23%) Lotus
7 1 (1.23%) Baan
7 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Sun
7 1 (1.23%) Citrix
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