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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 114 110 138
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 62 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.67% 1.73% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.81% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 39
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
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
3588 3088 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 95.37% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2965 2590 2817
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire +19 23 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Northamptonshire -14 22 £30,000 +3.44%
Nottinghamshire +1 10 £20,500 -41.42% 1
Lincolnshire +12 5 £32,500 +26.21% 1
Derbyshire -10 2 £22,500 -22.41%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 68 (54.84%) SQL
2 52 (41.94%) .NET
3 45 (36.29%) SQL Server
4 38 (30.65%) Java
5 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
6 29 (23.39%) MySQL
7 28 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (21.77%) Windows
8 27 (21.77%) MS Excel
9 19 (15.32%) C#
10 17 (13.71%) Oracle
10 17 (13.71%) ITIL
11 15 (12.10%) Finance
12 12 (9.68%) T-SQL
12 12 (9.68%) Degree
13 11 (8.87%) VBScript
13 11 (8.87%) VB
13 11 (8.87%) IIS
13 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
13 11 (8.87%) XML
13 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
14 9 (7.26%) CRM
14 9 (7.26%) UNIX
14 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (7.26%) hybris
15 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
16 7 (5.65%) MS Exchange
16 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
16 7 (5.65%) SLA
16 7 (5.65%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (8.87%) IIS
1 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.29%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.39%) MySQL
3 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.23%) DB2
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (12.10%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.81%) Legal
2 1 (0.81%) Retail
2 1 (0.81%) Marketing
2 1 (0.81%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.94%) .NET
2 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
2 11 (8.87%) XML
3 6 (4.84%) XSL
3 6 (4.84%) HTML
4 5 (4.03%) XSLT
4 5 (4.03%) Middleware
5 3 (2.42%) J2EE
6 2 (1.61%) Web Services
7 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.81%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Windows
2 9 (7.26%) UNIX
2 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.65%) Linux
4 4 (3.23%) AIX
4 4 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (13.71%) ITIL
3 9 (7.26%) CRM
4 7 (5.65%) Supplier Management
5 5 (4.03%) ITSM
5 5 (4.03%) EAM
5 5 (4.03%) Service Management
5 5 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.23%) Release Management
6 4 (3.23%) Quality Management
7 3 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.61%) Time Management
8 2 (1.61%) Workflow
9 1 (0.81%) Content Management
9 1 (0.81%) Logistics
9 1 (0.81%) Software Engineering
9 1 (0.81%) MVC
9 1 (0.81%) Project Planning
9 1 (0.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.84%) SQL
2 38 (30.65%) Java
3 19 (15.32%) C#
4 12 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 11 (8.87%) VBScript
5 11 (8.87%) VB
6 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.03%) VB6
8 4 (3.23%) Korn
8 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.61%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.81%) C
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) MCSE
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) SLA
2 6 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.71%) Oracle
3 9 (7.26%) hybris
4 7 (5.65%) SAP
5 6 (4.84%) IBM
6 4 (3.23%) Google
7 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.42%) Sage
8 2 (1.61%) Remedy
8 2 (1.61%) BMC
8 2 (1.61%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) HP
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