The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 147 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.16% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Median salary £40,250 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.50% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £50,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +11.88%
Applications Support Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2397 1793 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.61% 96.61% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 1517 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Apcera
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Apcera
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase