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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 97 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 70 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.22% 1.28% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.32% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 30
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,310
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,250 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £29,550
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,541
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.41%
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
3007 3478 2875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.52% 96.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2502 2874 2533
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Leicestershire +55 32 £34,500 -33.97% 2
Northamptonshire -4 29 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Nottinghamshire +12 8 £25,000 -37.50% 5
Derbyshire +15 1 £40,500 -19.00% 1
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 69 (57.98%) SQL
2 50 (42.02%) SQL Server
3 42 (35.29%) .NET
4 36 (30.25%) Java
5 32 (26.89%) ITIL
6 28 (23.53%) Windows
7 26 (21.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (21.01%) Mentoring
9 24 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (19.33%) Finance
11 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
12 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
13 16 (13.45%) Oracle
14 14 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (10.92%) IIS
15 13 (10.92%) SLA
16 12 (10.08%) SAP
16 12 (10.08%) MySQL
17 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
17 11 (9.24%) C#
17 11 (9.24%) Retail
17 11 (9.24%) hybris
18 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
19 9 (7.56%) Eclipse
19 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
19 9 (7.56%) Degree
20 8 (6.72%) HTML
20 8 (6.72%) VB
20 8 (6.72%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (10.92%) IIS
2 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.84%) WordPress
4 1 (0.84%) Drupal
4 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.52%) Retail-J
3 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.84%) BPCS
4 1 (0.84%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) LAN
1 3 (2.52%) WAN
2 2 (1.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.08%) MySQL
4 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.20%) Cognos Impromptu
5 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.52%) Essbase
7 1 (0.84%) DB2
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) DTS
7 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.84%) DataStage
7 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.84%) CorVu
7 1 (0.84%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Retail
3 7 (5.88%) Marketing
4 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.20%) Legal
6 4 (3.36%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.29%) .NET
2 8 (6.72%) HTML
2 8 (6.72%) XML
3 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.36%) EDI
4 4 (3.36%) XSL
5 2 (1.68%) Web Services
6 1 (0.84%) XSLT
6 1 (0.84%) CSS
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.20%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.52%) EFT
4 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.84%) VSAM
5 1 (0.84%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) Windows
2 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (6.72%) UNIX
4 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.04%) Linux
5 4 (3.36%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.89%) ITIL
2 26 (21.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (21.01%) Mentoring
4 7 (5.88%) ERP
4 7 (5.88%) Service Management
4 7 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 6 (5.04%) Incident Management
5 6 (5.04%) Problem Management
5 6 (5.04%) Change Management
5 6 (5.04%) CRM
6 5 (4.20%) Time Management
6 5 (4.20%) Demand Management
6 5 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.20%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.36%) Line Management
7 4 (3.36%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.52%) Project Management
8 3 (2.52%) Software Testing
8 3 (2.52%) Logistics
9 2 (1.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.98%) SQL
2 36 (30.25%) Java
3 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.24%) C#
4 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.72%) VB
6 7 (5.88%) VBScript
7 4 (3.36%) VB6
7 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.52%) Python
9 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) VBA
10 1 (0.84%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) C
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) COBOL
10 1 (0.84%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.45%) Oracle
3 12 (10.08%) SAP
4 11 (9.24%) hybris
5 5 (4.20%) Citrix
5 5 (4.20%) Hyperion
5 5 (4.20%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.20%) Google
6 3 (2.52%) Retek
6 3 (2.52%) Sage
7 2 (1.68%) LexisNexis
7 2 (1.68%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.68%) Civica
7 2 (1.68%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.68%) Cognos
7 2 (1.68%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.84%) Remedy
8 1 (0.84%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.84%) Epicor
8 1 (0.84%) BMC
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + flexi working etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Atos
Posted: 2 days ago
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Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + good company
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + great company
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