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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 120 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 63 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.65% 1.71% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.77% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 56 54 53
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,800
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.59%
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
3674 3559 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.38% 96.48% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3007 2937 2549
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Northamptonshire +13 29 £29,750 -0.83% 3
Leicestershire +2 16 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Nottinghamshire -8 16 £31,250 +52.43% 2
Derbyshire -13 2 £22,500 -
Lincolnshire +2 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (45.97%) SQL
2 48 (38.71%) ITIL
3 44 (35.48%) SQL Server
4 38 (30.65%) .NET
5 34 (27.42%) Windows
6 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
7 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET
8 23 (18.55%) Finance
8 23 (18.55%) Retail
9 21 (16.94%) HTML
9 21 (16.94%) ERP
10 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
10 18 (14.52%) C#
11 17 (13.71%) Service Management
12 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
12 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (12.90%) SDLC
13 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (12.10%) Change Management
14 14 (11.29%) Linux
14 14 (11.29%) SLA
15 13 (10.48%) Java
15 13 (10.48%) Problem Management
16 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
16 12 (9.68%) Mainframe
16 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
17 11 (8.87%) T-SQL
17 11 (8.87%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.65%) IIS
3 5 (4.03%) Apache
4 2 (1.61%) JBoss
4 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) Documentum
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) HTTP
1 2 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.45%) DB2
5 8 (6.45%) DataStage
6 6 (4.84%) MySQL
6 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.81%) DataEase
10 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (18.55%) Finance
1 23 (18.55%) Retail
2 8 (6.45%) Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.65%) .NET
2 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET
3 21 (16.94%) HTML
4 11 (8.87%) CSS
5 8 (6.45%) WinForms
6 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (4.03%) XML
8 4 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.61%) WCF
9 2 (1.61%) WPF
9 2 (1.61%) LINQ
9 2 (1.61%) RESTful
9 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (1.61%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.61%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (1.61%) Ajax
9 2 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.68%) Mainframe
3 8 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 8 (6.45%) VSAM
4 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.03%) Credit Risk
6 4 (3.23%) User Experience
7 2 (1.61%) Replication
7 2 (1.61%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) Physics
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.42%) Windows
2 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.29%) Linux
4 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.23%) UNIX
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) ERP
3 17 (13.71%) Service Management
4 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 16 (12.90%) SDLC
5 15 (12.10%) Change Management
6 13 (10.48%) Problem Management
7 11 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (8.06%) Demand Management
8 10 (8.06%) Software Testing
8 10 (8.06%) Capacity Management
9 9 (7.26%) Line Management
10 8 (6.45%) ETL
11 5 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.23%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 3 (2.42%) DevOps
13 3 (2.42%) Release Management
13 3 (2.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.97%) SQL
2 18 (14.52%) C#
3 13 (10.48%) Java
4 11 (8.87%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.06%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.45%) JCL
6 8 (6.45%) COBOL
7 2 (1.61%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) VB6
8 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) VBA
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) HNC
3 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) Puppet
1 8 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.42%) IBM
4 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.61%) Cognos
5 2 (1.61%) hybris
5 2 (1.61%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.61%) i2
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) BMC
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.81%) Sage
6 1 (0.81%) Remedy
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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