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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 110 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 1.14% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.19% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 31
Median salary £28,000 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,900 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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
1756 2025 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.61% 95.88% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1663 1541
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 (56.41%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 13 (33.33%) MS Office
4 12 (30.77%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (20.51%) CRM
8 8 (20.51%) ERP
8 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.95%) ITIL
9 7 (17.95%) .NET
9 7 (17.95%) Project Management
10 6 (15.38%) Java
10 6 (15.38%) SLA
11 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
11 5 (12.82%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (12.82%) VMware
11 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
11 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
11 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (10.26%) iPad
12 4 (10.26%) Veeam
12 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008

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 4 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (10.26%) IIS
1 4 (10.26%) JBoss
1 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Office
2 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.82%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) Java EE
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) iPad
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.51%) CRM
2 8 (20.51%) ERP
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) Document Management
5 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.26%) Presales
5 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
8 1 (2.56%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (2.56%) ITSM
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) R
5 1 (2.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
2 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Veeam
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Epicor
5 1 (2.56%) Sage
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
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