Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 128 134
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 23 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.04% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.80% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Glasgow median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +56.86% -29.66%
10th Percentile £23,999 £30,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £44,000 £48,000 £38,125
Scotland median annual salary £28,500 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -14.93% - -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 2,129 2,122 2,198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 94.94% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,545 1,356 1,190
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £30,435 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 2018, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Unix
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (13.04%) Task Automation
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
9 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
9 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Law
9 3 (13.04%) SLA
10 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
10 2 (8.70%) Middleware
10 2 (8.70%) AIX
10 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.70%) ERP
10 2 (8.70%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Task Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.70%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.35%) Avaloq
3 1 (4.35%) Calypso
3 1 (4.35%) Charles River
3 1 (4.35%) IFS