The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 158 155 174
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £29,000 £32,000 £20,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +59.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £30,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -5.51%
Applications Support Engineer
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
2717 2995 3832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.17% 95.60% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1885 2503
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 1 £29,000 -19.44%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Applications Support Engineer
UK

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Applications Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Sage