The median annual salary for an Applications Support Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 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 Specialist
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 161 162
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.036% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.07% -13.33%  

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 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 Specialist within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 1 £50,000 -
Applications Support Specialist
UK

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Applications Support Specialist 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL