The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Applications Support 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
Rank 120 89 61
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 34 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.25% 1.83% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.90% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 60
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,606 £54,000 £55,650
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Applications Support
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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

1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.04%) ITIL
4 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
5 13 (27.66%) Java
6 12 (25.53%) IIS
7 11 (23.40%) C#
7 11 (23.40%) Windows
8 10 (21.28%) CRM
8 10 (21.28%) .NET
9 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
9 9 (19.15%) Finance
10 8 (17.02%) Change Management
10 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
10 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.89%) Unix
11 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) MS Office
11 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
12 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
12 6 (12.77%) HTML
12 6 (12.77%) Linux
12 6 (12.77%) Project Management
12 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
13 5 (10.64%) JBoss
13 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.64%) VB.NET

Applications Support 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 12 (25.53%) IIS
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.64%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) Apache
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.38%) CMS
5 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) GitHub
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Apcera
3 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) EDRMS
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.51%) CSS
4 4 (8.51%) Java EE
5 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 3 (6.38%) WinForms
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) CRM
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.77%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) Case Management
7 4 (8.51%) Data Architecture
7 4 (8.51%) Data Management
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Workflow
8 3 (6.38%) ITSM
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) C#
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.51%) Perl
7 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.38%) Sybase
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Remedy
5 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
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