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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 106 109 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 29 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.23% 1.30% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.32% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 19
Median salary £29,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
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
2249 1740 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.50% 98.25% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1402 1538
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 May 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 34 (69.39%) SQL
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
4 15 (30.61%) CRM
5 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 14 (28.57%) Finance
6 13 (26.53%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) Java
8 11 (22.45%) IIS
9 10 (20.41%) MS Office
9 10 (20.41%) Unix
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (16.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (14.29%) Legal
12 7 (14.29%) VMware
12 7 (14.29%) HTML
13 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.20%) .NET
14 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
14 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (8.16%) WordPress
15 4 (8.16%) Degree
15 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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 11 (22.45%) IIS
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) WordPress
4 3 (6.12%) JBoss
5 2 (4.08%) Moodle
6 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.12%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.04%) Ajax
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Derivative
3 2 (4.08%) Equities
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Fintech
3 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Unix
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) CRM
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (6.12%) ERP
5 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Data Management
6 2 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (4.08%) ITSM
6 2 (4.08%) Logistics
6 2 (4.08%) People Management
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.04%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Java
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) Siebel
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Remedy
5 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
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