The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 65 79 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 25 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.90% 0.91% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 0.94% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 44
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -6.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,100 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Applications Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
815 959 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.66% 96.77% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 717 853 854
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -14 16 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Bedford - 1 £35,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £28,000 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Applications Support 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 46 (85.19%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
3 23 (42.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 18 (33.33%) Unix
5 17 (31.48%) Incident Management
6 16 (29.63%) Finance
6 16 (29.63%) SLA
7 14 (25.93%) Supplier Management
7 14 (25.93%) Oracle
8 13 (24.07%) Problem Management
9 12 (22.22%) Degree
9 12 (22.22%) Windows
10 10 (18.52%) Back Office
11 9 (16.67%) C
12 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
13 7 (12.96%) ITIL
14 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
14 6 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 5 (9.26%) XML
15 5 (9.26%) HTML
15 5 (9.26%) Java
15 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
15 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
15 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
15 5 (9.26%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (7.41%) High Availability
16 4 (7.41%) Java EE

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (5.56%) Gentran
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 23 (42.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Automotive
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) HTML
1 5 (9.26%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.41%) Java EE
2 4 (7.41%) JSF
2 4 (7.41%) JSP
2 4 (7.41%) Spring
2 4 (7.41%) Struts
2 4 (7.41%) XSL
2 4 (7.41%) XSLT
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.85%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Unix
2 12 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 17 (31.48%) Incident Management
3 14 (25.93%) Supplier Management
4 13 (24.07%) Problem Management
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) High Availability
8 4 (7.41%) Release Management
8 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.56%) IT Governance
9 3 (5.56%) Line Management
9 3 (5.56%) SDLC
10 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.70%) Logistics
10 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) C
3 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Java
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) AWK
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) C-shell
6 1 (1.85%) Korn
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) MCP
2 1 (1.85%) MCSA
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Informatica
4 3 (5.56%) Kofax
5 1 (1.85%) IFS
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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