Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Application Support
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 114 112
Rank change year-on-year -17 -2 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 1.02% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.05% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 19
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £25,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.86% -27.14% -
10th Percentile £28,700 £21,800 £26,650
90th Percentile £48,000 £33,250 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -4.29% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2182 2092 2461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.63% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1169 1591
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Applications Support in Glasgow

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Glasgow

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Applications Support 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 Glasgow region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) CMS
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) IFS
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) Apache
6 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
6 2 (14.29%) Moodle
6 2 (14.29%) Blackboard

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Moodle
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eloqua
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) UniData
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
3 1 (7.14%) LIMS
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Blackboard
3 2 (14.29%) IFS
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) iManage
4 1 (7.14%) Marketo
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com