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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 115 101 78
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 30 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 1.48% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.53% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 64
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £52,500 £56,550
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2214 1836 2148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.47% 97.30% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1537 1947
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 December 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
3 16 (30.19%) Windows
3 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 14 (26.42%) ITIL
5 13 (24.53%) .NET
5 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 12 (22.64%) IIS
6 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
7 11 (20.75%) C#
7 11 (20.75%) Java
7 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.98%) Change Management
8 9 (16.98%) MS Office
8 9 (16.98%) Oracle
8 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
9 8 (15.09%) Project Management
9 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
10 7 (13.21%) SLA
10 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
10 7 (13.21%) Linux
10 7 (13.21%) CRM
10 7 (13.21%) ERP
11 6 (11.32%) Unix
11 6 (11.32%) JBoss
11 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
11 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (22.64%) IIS
2 6 (11.32%) JBoss
2 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.66%) CMS
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Apcera
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) EDRMS
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.43%) Java EE
3 4 (7.55%) CSS
3 4 (7.55%) HTML
4 3 (5.66%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) WinForms
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) iPad
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.98%) Change Management
4 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) CRM
5 7 (13.21%) ERP
5 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
6 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.32%) Workflow
7 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.43%) Service Management
8 4 (7.55%) Data Architecture
8 4 (7.55%) Data Management
8 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.55%) Document Management
8 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) C#
2 11 (20.75%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
4 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.43%) Perl
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) R
8 1 (1.89%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
3 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.66%) Sybase
4 3 (5.66%) Veeam
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Epicor
5 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago