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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 124 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 24 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 1.80% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.87% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 30
Median salary £38,500 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,700 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,606 £51,000 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
2292 1922 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.26% 96.24% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1625 1764
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Birmingham region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Java
3 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
3 18 (33.96%) ITIL
4 15 (28.30%) CRM
4 15 (28.30%) IIS
5 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
5 14 (26.42%) Finance
6 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
7 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.75%) C#
8 11 (20.75%) HTML
8 11 (20.75%) Windows
9 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
9 9 (16.98%) MS Office
10 8 (15.09%) Unix
10 8 (15.09%) VMware
10 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.09%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (13.21%) Legal
11 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
11 7 (13.21%) .NET
11 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.32%) JBoss
12 6 (11.32%) Change Management
12 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
12 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
12 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure

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 15 (28.30%) IIS
2 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
4 6 (11.32%) JBoss
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (7.55%) WordPress
6 3 (5.66%) CMS
6 3 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
7 2 (3.77%) Apache
7 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Apcera
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) LAN
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) EDRMS
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 7 (13.21%) .NET
3 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.43%) CSS
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) WinForms
6 2 (3.77%) Java EE
7 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.89%) Ajax
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Unix
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) ITIL
2 15 (28.30%) CRM
3 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) Change Management
4 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.43%) Service Management
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Case Management
6 4 (7.55%) Data Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Data Management
6 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Workflow
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
7 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) Java
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (7.55%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Remedy
4 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.77%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago