The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 118 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 54 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.50% 0.55% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.59% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 31
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Applications Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 2905 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 94.53% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2185 1905 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 28 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Edinburgh +4 22 £36,750 -8.12% 2
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +12 1 - -
Scottish Borders -1 1 £20,000 -
Applications Support Analyst
UK

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 48 (60.00%) ITIL
2 40 (50.00%) SQL
3 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 27 (33.75%) SharePoint
5 26 (32.50%) MS Excel
6 25 (31.25%) Oracle
6 25 (31.25%) Finance
7 24 (30.00%) .NET
8 21 (26.25%) Release Management
9 20 (25.00%) CRM
10 18 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
11 17 (21.25%) C#
12 16 (20.00%) Cognos
13 13 (16.25%) Windows
13 13 (16.25%) Linux
14 12 (15.00%) T-SQL
15 11 (13.75%) Sybase
15 11 (13.75%) Fidessa
15 11 (13.75%) thinkFolio
15 11 (13.75%) Problem Management
15 11 (13.75%) Project Management
15 11 (13.75%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (13.75%) Markit EDM
16 10 (12.50%) Banking
16 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
16 10 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
16 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
16 10 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (12.50%) HTML

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 27 (33.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (13.75%) Markit EDM
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.25%) Movex
6 1 (1.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Taleo
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) SMTP
1 8 (10.00%) FTP
1 8 (10.00%) HTTP
1 8 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) DB2
4 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Subversion
1 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 9 (11.25%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.25%) General Ledger
4 5 (6.25%) Billing
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
6 2 (2.50%) Front Office
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) French Language
7 1 (1.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) HTML
3 7 (8.75%) XML
4 5 (6.25%) XSLT
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (1.25%) Web Services
6 1 (1.25%) SVG
6 1 (1.25%) WPF
6 1 (1.25%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Statistics
2 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) CMDB
3 1 (1.25%) Open Source
3 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
1 13 (16.25%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (7.50%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) ITIL
2 21 (26.25%) Release Management
3 20 (25.00%) CRM
4 11 (13.75%) Project Management
4 11 (13.75%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (13.75%) Problem Management
5 10 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (11.25%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.75%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.25%) Cash Management
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.00%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.00%) Fault Management
9 4 (5.00%) Information Security
10 1 (1.25%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.25%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.25%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.25%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) SQL
2 17 (21.25%) C#
3 12 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
5 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Java
6 5 (6.25%) VB
7 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.50%) VBA
8 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.25%) VB6
9 1 (1.25%) VBScript
9 1 (1.25%) Python
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) MCP
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Control-M
2 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) Oracle
3 16 (20.00%) Cognos
4 11 (13.75%) thinkFolio
4 11 (13.75%) Sybase
4 11 (13.75%) Fidessa
5 9 (11.25%) Bloomberg
6 8 (10.00%) Informatica
6 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) Sage
7 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.25%) Epicor
7 1 (1.25%) Google
7 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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