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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 49 75 48
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 54 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.98% 2.47% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 2.62% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 31
Average salary £31,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +0.77%
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
1051 1031 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.96% 94.50% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 632 655 630
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 31 October 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 50 (52.63%) SQL
2 41 (43.16%) .NET
3 36 (37.89%) C#
4 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
5 32 (33.68%) ITIL
5 32 (33.68%) CRM
6 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 29 (30.53%) SharePoint
7 29 (30.53%) Dynamics CRM
8 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
9 23 (24.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (23.16%) Cognos
10 22 (23.16%) Oracle
10 22 (23.16%) Release Management
11 21 (22.11%) SLA
12 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (18.95%) Finance
14 17 (17.89%) Linux
15 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (14.74%) Sybase
16 14 (14.74%) T-SQL
17 13 (13.68%) Project Management
17 13 (13.68%) Banking
18 11 (11.58%) Investment Banking
18 11 (11.58%) PL/SQL
19 10 (10.53%) Java
19 10 (10.53%) Informatica
19 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
19 10 (10.53%) Windows
19 10 (10.53%) Ruby

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 29 (30.53%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.37%) IIS
3 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) JBoss
4 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (30.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Movex
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.05%) Agresso
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.05%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (1.05%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) SAN
1 1 (1.05%) DMZ
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.11%) DTS
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) DB2
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Subversion
1 1 (1.05%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Banking
3 11 (11.58%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (43.16%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) XML
3 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.21%) Web Services
5 2 (2.11%) HTML
5 2 (2.11%) Classic ASP
5 2 (2.11%) AppFabric
5 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.05%) WPF
6 1 (1.05%) jQuery
6 1 (1.05%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (1.05%) Java EE 5
6 1 (1.05%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.05%) REST
6 1 (1.05%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.05%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.05%) JSF
6 1 (1.05%) CSS
6 1 (1.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.11%) CMDB
3 1 (1.05%) Statistics
3 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Linux
2 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 10 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
3 9 (9.47%) UNIX
4 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) CRM
1 32 (33.68%) ITIL
2 22 (23.16%) Release Management
3 13 (13.68%) Project Management
4 3 (3.16%) E-Commerce
4 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.11%) ERP
5 2 (2.11%) Change Management
5 2 (2.11%) Security Management
6 1 (1.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.05%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.05%) TDD
6 1 (1.05%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.05%) ITSM
6 1 (1.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.63%) SQL
2 36 (37.89%) C#
3 14 (14.74%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.58%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.53%) Ruby
5 10 (10.53%) Java
6 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.16%) VB
9 2 (2.11%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Control-M
2 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.16%) Cognos
2 22 (23.16%) Oracle
3 14 (14.74%) Sybase
4 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.53%) Informatica
5 2 (2.11%) Epicor
5 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.11%) Apple
6 1 (1.05%) Baan
6 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.05%) Sage
6 1 (1.05%) Infor
6 1 (1.05%) Lotus
6 1 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.05%) SAP
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) Sun
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