The median annual salary for a Applications Support Analyst was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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 Analyst
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 137 143
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 19 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.81% 0.67% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.71% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 4
Median salary £26,000 £33,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.96% +32.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £39,250 £28,950
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year - +4.34%  

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 2245 2808 2977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.98% 94.77% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1827 1823
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Edinburgh +3 9 £23,500 -30.37%
Glasgow +13 5 - -
West Lothian - 3 £26,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £21,500 - 1
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) ITIL
3 19 (52.78%) Oracle
3 19 (52.78%) .NET
4 18 (50.00%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 11 (30.56%) SLA
7 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 9 (25.00%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.89%) XML
12 5 (13.89%) VB
12 5 (13.89%) IIS
12 5 (13.89%) CMS
12 5 (13.89%) Banking
12 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (11.11%) Use Case
13 4 (11.11%) Release Management
13 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
13 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
13 4 (11.11%) Service Management
13 4 (11.11%) GIS
13 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
13 4 (11.11%) VBA
13 4 (11.11%) CRM

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 5 (13.89%) CMS
1 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
1 1 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) GIS
3 3 (8.33%) SQLBase
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.78%) Redmine
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) NancyFx
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) TDD
3 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
3 4 (11.11%) Release Management
3 4 (11.11%) Service Management
3 4 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) Informatics
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) VBA
6 3 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (8.33%) VBScript
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) HL7
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) IFS
3 1 (2.78%) Laserfiche
3 1 (2.78%) Sage
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Thunderhead
West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Scottish Borders
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago