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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 123 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 22 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 1.26% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.30% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 19
Median salary £29,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
2311 1776 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.10% 97.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1451 1503
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 5 May 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 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 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
4 15 (28.85%) IIS
4 15 (28.85%) CRM
4 15 (28.85%) Finance
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL
6 13 (25.00%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (21.15%) Windows
8 10 (19.23%) Unix
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 7 (13.46%) HTML
10 7 (13.46%) Legal
10 7 (13.46%) VMware
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (11.54%) MS Office
11 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
11 6 (11.54%) .NET
12 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.62%) Siebel
12 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
12 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
12 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
12 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (9.62%) Windows 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 15 (28.85%) IIS
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.69%) JBoss
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (7.69%) WordPress
5 2 (3.85%) Moodle
6 1 (1.92%) SAS
6 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.77%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.92%) Informix
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Hudson
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Legal
3 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) ODBC
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.92%) Ajax
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
3 2 (3.85%) Equities
3 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.85%) Fintech
3 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) AS400
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Unix
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) CRM
2 14 (26.92%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.69%) ETRM
5 3 (5.77%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (5.77%) ERP
5 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.85%) Data Management
6 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (3.85%) ETL
6 2 (3.85%) ITSM
6 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) SDLC
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.85%) SFIA
6 2 (3.85%) Use Case
7 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) C
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) RPG
6 1 (1.92%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Siebel
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (5.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) Remedy
6 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Informatica
7 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
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