Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 100 106
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 22 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 1.21% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.25% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 24
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £25,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -22.73% -5.71%
10th Percentile £29,750 £21,800 £26,400
90th Percentile £43,375 £33,250 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

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 2,126 1,842 2,537
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.54% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,406 1,094 1,629
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +2.41%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018, 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 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (50.00%) Unix
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) SLA
5 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
7 7 (31.82%) Change Management
8 6 (27.27%) Service Management
8 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
8 6 (27.27%) IIS
8 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (27.27%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
9 5 (22.73%) AppDynamics
9 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
9 5 (22.73%) Middleware
9 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
9 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
10 4 (18.18%) Release Management
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) CRM

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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) CMS
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eloqua
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) UniData
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Unix
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
3 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) Service Management
4 6 (27.27%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
5 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
6 4 (18.18%) CRM
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Document Management
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Information Management
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) C
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) AppDynamics
2 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe
4 2 (9.09%) Blackboard
4 2 (9.09%) IFS
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) iManage
5 1 (4.55%) Marketo
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com