The median annual salary for a Applications Support Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Specialist
UK / Scotland
Rank - 157 153
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.068% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +23.28%  

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 2226 2773 2959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.84% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1800 1824
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Specialist in Scotland

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Specialist in Scotland

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware