Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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

Application Support
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 4.44% 11.43% 12.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 11.59% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Livingston median annual salary £29,500 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.46% -25.71% +34.62%
West Lothian median annual salary £29,500 £26,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.46% -25.71% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston. 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
Livingston
Permanent vacancies in Livingston with a recognized job title 89 69 57
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.89% 98.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 52
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,000 £25,025
90th Percentile £58,375 £50,000 £46,700
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -16.67%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Livingston

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Livingston

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Livingston region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun