The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Application Support Analyst
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 136 145
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 10 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 1.01% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.05% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 12
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,450 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £28,925
% change year-on-year +12.90% +7.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2491 2770 2990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.62% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1594 1899
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,675
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Scotland

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in Scotland

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in Scotland

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 3 - - 1
West Lothian - 3 £30,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh -26 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Applications Support Analyst 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 Scotland region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) ITIL
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
4 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) Oracle
5 12 (41.38%) C#
6 11 (37.93%) SLA
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) IIS
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) VB
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) Service Management
10 5 (17.24%) Banking
11 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
11 4 (13.79%) CMS
11 4 (13.79%) GIS
11 4 (13.79%) PowerBuilder
11 4 (13.79%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) CRM
11 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
11 4 (13.79%) VBA
11 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (20.69%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) GIS
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) SQLBase
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (3.45%) Redmine
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.45%) J2EE
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) NancyFx
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
3 4 (13.79%) Release Management
3 4 (13.79%) Use Case
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) ERP
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.45%) Health Informatics
6 1 (3.45%) Informatics
6 1 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) VB
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.79%) VBA
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) VBScript
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) HL7
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) IFS
3 1 (3.45%) Laserfiche
3 1 (3.45%) Sage
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Thunderhead
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