The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 86 90
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.73% 1.83% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.89% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 3
Median salary £24,500 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.94% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 923 1268 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.85% 96.94% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 514 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) CMS
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) VBA
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) IIS
5 4 (21.05%) GIS
5 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (21.05%) Use Case
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) Adobe
7 1 (5.26%) HP

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 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) GIS
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) MSI
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 4 (21.05%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com