The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 132 105 152
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 39 68 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.23% 2.18% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.24% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 39
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,200 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £33,308 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -7.69%
Applications Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3084 3034 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.10% 97.40% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2399 2504 2857
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the East Midlands region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Applications Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 13 £45,000 +109.30% 1
Leicestershire -20 8 £22,000 -26.66% 1
Northamptonshire -29 7 £26,000 -15.44% 3
Lincolnshire - 6 £30,000 -
Derbyshire -2 5 £36,500 -5.19%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title.

1 57 (55.34%) SQL
2 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
3 40 (38.83%) .NET
4 38 (36.89%) Windows
5 29 (28.16%) ITIL
6 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
7 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET
8 23 (22.33%) Degree
9 22 (21.36%) C#
10 19 (18.45%) IIS
11 18 (17.48%) Linux
11 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
12 17 (16.50%) ERP
12 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
13 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (13.59%) SLA
14 14 (13.59%) Java
15 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
16 11 (10.68%) Apache
16 11 (10.68%) Retail
17 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (8.74%) MVC
18 9 (8.74%) RAD
18 9 (8.74%) N-Tier
18 9 (8.74%) J2EE
18 9 (8.74%) PHP
18 9 (8.74%) Oracle
18 9 (8.74%) Struts
18 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (8.74%) Technical Analysis

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.45%) IIS
2 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
3 11 (10.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.94%) Node.js
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.97%) Documentum
5 1 (0.97%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) InfoPath
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.97%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.97%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.97%) Lawson
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.97%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.97%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.97%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Extranet
2 1 (0.97%) Firewall
2 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.80%) MS Access
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.85%) MySQL
5 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.94%) Ingres
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.68%) Retail
2 4 (3.88%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Advertising
3 1 (0.97%) Front Office
3 1 (0.97%) Legal
3 1 (0.97%) Marketing
3 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.83%) .NET
2 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.74%) J2EE
3 9 (8.74%) Struts
4 8 (7.77%) XML
5 7 (6.80%) CSS
6 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.91%) HTML
7 3 (2.91%) Middleware
8 2 (1.94%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.94%) CSS3
8 2 (1.94%) HTML5
8 2 (1.94%) jQuery
8 2 (1.94%) RequireJS
8 2 (1.94%) Underscore.js
9 1 (0.97%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.91%) EPoS
6 2 (1.94%) AS400
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.97%) iSeries
7 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Windows
2 18 (17.48%) Linux
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
4 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.91%) Unix
7 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) ITIL
2 17 (16.50%) ERP
3 9 (8.74%) MVC
3 9 (8.74%) RAD
3 9 (8.74%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (6.80%) Web Application Development
5 4 (3.88%) Project Management
5 4 (3.88%) Software Testing
6 3 (2.91%) Line Management
6 3 (2.91%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.91%) OO
6 3 (2.91%) Service Management
6 3 (2.91%) Software Engineering
6 3 (2.91%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (2.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (1.94%) Coaching
7 2 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (1.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) SQL
2 22 (21.36%) C#
3 14 (13.59%) Java
4 9 (8.74%) PHP
5 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.83%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.91%) Python
6 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.91%) VBScript
7 2 (1.94%) VB
8 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (22.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.91%) HNC
3 3 (2.91%) MCP
4 2 (1.94%) CIPFA
4 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 7 (6.80%) Siemens
4 5 (4.85%) VMware
5 3 (2.91%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.94%) Actuate
6 2 (1.94%) Cognos
6 2 (1.94%) Sage
6 2 (1.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.97%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.97%) Civica
7 1 (0.97%) CODA
7 1 (0.97%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.97%) hybris
7 1 (0.97%) Infor
7 1 (0.97%) Lagan
7 1 (0.97%) Northgate
7 1 (0.97%) Orchard
7 1 (0.97%) Retalix
7 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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