The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support Specialist
West Midlands

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) BMC
2 4 (80.00%) Control-M
2 4 (80.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) ION Trading

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Control-M
1 4 (80.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) ION Trading