The median annual salary for a Applications Support Analyst was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 9 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £23,500 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.37% +22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,875
% change year-on-year - +0.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1055 1226 1284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.30% 93.45% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 679 825 778
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in Edinburgh

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Applications Support Analyst 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 Edinburgh region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) VBScript
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Fintech
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) JBoss
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) VB6
6 1 (8.33%) Laserfiche
6 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Client/Server

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Redmine
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) NancyFx
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Laserfiche
3 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead