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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 101 143 96
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -47
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 76 49 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.19% 1.28% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.34% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 73
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
3346 3658 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.23% 95.46% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2736 3025 2569
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 April 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 1 April 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
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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
Northamptonshire +6 30 £26,250 -12.50% 2
Leicestershire +37 26 £30,000 -42.58%
Nottinghamshire +6 13 £30,000 - 2
Lincolnshire - 4 £20,125 -
Derbyshire +17 3 £38,500 +27.27%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 74 (52.86%) SQL
2 68 (48.57%) SQL Server
3 39 (27.86%) .NET
4 37 (26.43%) ITIL
4 37 (26.43%) Windows
5 34 (24.29%) Finance
6 32 (22.86%) Java
6 32 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 29 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (13.57%) Oracle
10 19 (13.57%) SLA
11 18 (12.86%) C#
11 18 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (12.86%) Retail
12 16 (11.43%) HTML
12 16 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (10.71%) Windows 7
13 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
14 14 (10.00%) T-SQL
14 14 (10.00%) VB.NET
14 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
16 12 (8.57%) IIS
16 12 (8.57%) Service Management
16 12 (8.57%) Windows 8
17 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET
17 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
17 11 (7.86%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (8.57%) IIS
2 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.71%) Drupal
5 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.57%) Retail-J
3 4 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) BPCS
4 1 (0.71%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
2 2 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) LAN
1 3 (2.14%) WAN
2 2 (1.43%) HTTP
2 2 (1.43%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.00%) DB2
5 7 (5.00%) DataStage
6 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.57%) Cognos Impromptu
7 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.86%) MySQL
9 3 (2.14%) Essbase
10 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.71%) DataEase
11 1 (0.71%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.71%) DTS
11 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (24.29%) Finance
2 18 (12.86%) Retail
3 10 (7.14%) Marketing
4 7 (5.00%) Banking
5 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.86%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.86%) .NET
2 16 (11.43%) HTML
3 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.00%) CSS
5 6 (4.29%) WinForms
5 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.57%) EDI
7 4 (2.86%) XML
8 1 (0.71%) XSL
8 1 (0.71%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Client/Server
2 9 (6.43%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.71%) Credit Risk
4 7 (5.00%) VSAM
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.14%) EFT
7 2 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.71%) Open Source
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.43%) Windows
2 16 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 12 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 9 (6.43%) UNIX
6 7 (5.00%) Linux
7 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.43%) AIX
10 1 (0.71%) Android
10 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) ITIL
2 18 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 12 (8.57%) Service Management
5 11 (7.86%) ERP
5 11 (7.86%) Software Testing
5 11 (7.86%) Incident Management
6 10 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (6.43%) Capacity Management
7 9 (6.43%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.43%) Change Management
8 8 (5.71%) ETL
8 8 (5.71%) Demand Management
8 8 (5.71%) Line Management
9 6 (4.29%) CRM
10 5 (3.57%) Scrum
10 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.14%) Logistics
11 3 (2.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) SQL
2 32 (22.86%) Java
3 18 (12.86%) C#
4 14 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.00%) COBOL
6 7 (5.00%) JCL
7 5 (3.57%) VB
8 4 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.86%) VBScript
9 2 (1.43%) VBA
9 2 (1.43%) Python
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.71%) VB6
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) Puppet
1 8 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.57%) Oracle
3 11 (7.86%) hybris
4 7 (5.00%) Citrix
5 5 (3.57%) Hyperion
5 5 (3.57%) SAP
5 5 (3.57%) Google
6 4 (2.86%) Retek
6 4 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.86%) RedPrairie
7 3 (2.14%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.14%) Sage
8 2 (1.43%) Cognos
8 2 (1.43%) IBM
8 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.43%) i2
8 2 (1.43%) LexisNexis
8 2 (1.43%) Civica
9 1 (0.71%) Epicor
9 1 (0.71%) BMC
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