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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 60 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 27 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.06% 2.33% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 2.38% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 24
Median salary £35,000 £26,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -16.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,150 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,250 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
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
832 1091 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.44% 97.58% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 747 935 1040
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +28 18 £33,000 +32.00% 3
Bedford +14 6 £29,250 - 1
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 26 (52.00%) SLA
3 25 (50.00%) Unix
4 24 (48.00%) Windows
4 24 (48.00%) ITIL
5 19 (38.00%) Service Delivery
6 16 (32.00%) Apache
6 16 (32.00%) Tomcat
6 16 (32.00%) Linux
6 16 (32.00%) IIS
7 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
8 14 (28.00%) Change Management
8 14 (28.00%) JBoss
8 14 (28.00%) MySQL
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.00%) Java
10 11 (22.00%) Banking
11 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (18.00%) Incident Management
13 8 (16.00%) HTML
13 8 (16.00%) .NET
14 7 (14.00%) CSS
14 7 (14.00%) Solaris
14 7 (14.00%) PowerBuilder
15 6 (12.00%) Degree
15 6 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
15 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (12.00%) Project Management

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 16 (32.00%) Apache
1 16 (32.00%) IIS
1 16 (32.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (28.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) Gentran
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) MySQL
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (22.00%) Banking
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) J2EE
4 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.00%) Java EE
4 3 (6.00%) JSF
4 3 (6.00%) JSP
4 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 3 (6.00%) Struts
4 3 (6.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) XSL
4 3 (6.00%) XSLT
5 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Unix
2 24 (48.00%) Windows
3 16 (32.00%) Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) ITIL
2 19 (38.00%) Service Delivery
3 14 (28.00%) Change Management
4 9 (18.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (12.00%) Identity Management
5 6 (12.00%) Information Security
5 6 (12.00%) Project Management
5 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Service Management
6 5 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) High Availability
9 2 (4.00%) People Management
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.00%) Line Management
10 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.00%) C#
5 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Erlang
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (52.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) Kofax
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) BEA
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
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