The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 157 149 148
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 13 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.46% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.49% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3483 3083 2894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.80% 95.36% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2030 2016
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support Engineer
UK

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Applications Support Engineer
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 Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Fife - 5 £31,500 -
Glasgow -16 4 - - 3
Edinburgh -18 4 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Applications Support Engineer
UK

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Applications Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) SLA
4 5 (25.00%) Windows CE
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Android
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (20.00%) Pega
5 4 (20.00%) PKI
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) KANA
5 4 (20.00%) KANA IQ
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) Perl
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) OOP
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) CRM

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Applications Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) KANA IQ
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows CE
3 5 (25.00%) Android
3 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) OOP
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C
1 6 (30.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Pega
2 4 (20.00%) KANA
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Google
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