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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 49 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 28 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.70% 1.82% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 1.86% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 34
Median salary £30,500 £26,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.30% -29.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
736 969 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 97.35% 97.98% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 651 858 994
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +24 17 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Bedford +12 3 £35,000 -
Dunstable +19 1 - -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 36 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) SLA
2 24 (44.44%) Oracle
3 20 (37.04%) Unix
4 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 17 (31.48%) Windows
6 15 (27.78%) ITIL
7 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (24.07%) Service Delivery
9 12 (22.22%) Finance
9 12 (22.22%) Linux
9 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 12 (22.22%) Java
10 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
11 10 (18.52%) Banking
11 10 (18.52%) Degree
11 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
11 10 (18.52%) Change Management
11 10 (18.52%) IIS
11 10 (18.52%) Apache
11 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
12 9 (16.67%) HTML
12 9 (16.67%) Software Delivery
13 8 (14.81%) .NET
13 8 (14.81%) JBoss
13 8 (14.81%) Solaris
13 8 (14.81%) MySQL
14 7 (12.96%) CSS
14 7 (12.96%) PowerBuilder
14 7 (12.96%) Supplier 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 10 (18.52%) Apache
1 10 (18.52%) IIS
1 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) Gentran
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (14.81%) MySQL
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) PowerBuilder
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Automotive
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
2 8 (14.81%) .NET
3 7 (12.96%) CSS
4 6 (11.11%) XML
5 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.26%) Java EE
5 5 (9.26%) JSF
5 5 (9.26%) JSP
5 5 (9.26%) Spring
5 5 (9.26%) Struts
5 5 (9.26%) XSL
5 5 (9.26%) XSLT
6 4 (7.41%) J2EE
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Photography
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Unix
2 17 (31.48%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) Linux
4 8 (14.81%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Service Delivery
3 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
4 10 (18.52%) Change Management
5 9 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 7 (12.96%) Supplier Management
7 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 4 (7.41%) High Availability
8 4 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (7.41%) Identity Management
8 4 (7.41%) Information Security
8 4 (7.41%) Project Management
8 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Service Management
10 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.70%) Line Management
10 2 (3.70%) People Management
10 2 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.85%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.11%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) C
5 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) AWK
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) C-shell
7 1 (1.85%) Korn
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 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 24 (44.44%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Kofax
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) IFS
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
Bedfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago