The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Specialist
UK / England
Rank 742 853 855
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 93 80 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.084% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.087% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 85 78 77
Median salary £40,001 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £59,300 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +89 32 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South East +29 20 £40,001 -5.88% 2
East of England +19 11 £33,750 -38.63%
North West -2 10 £46,750 +3.88%
West Midlands +36 9 £35,000 -7.28% 1
South West +7 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +23 4 £31,500 +26.00%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Applications Support Specialist
UK

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Applications Support Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 69 (44.81%) SQL
2 66 (42.86%) Finance
3 46 (29.87%) SQL Server
4 43 (27.92%) Linux
5 42 (27.27%) Windows
6 41 (26.62%) ITIL
7 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
8 29 (18.83%) Unix
9 27 (17.53%) .NET
10 25 (16.23%) Web Services
10 25 (16.23%) MS Excel
10 25 (16.23%) Banking
10 25 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 22 (14.29%) Degree
11 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 20 (12.99%) QA
13 19 (12.34%) Incident Management
14 18 (11.69%) Problem Management
14 18 (11.69%) Java
14 18 (11.69%) Oracle
14 18 (11.69%) SDLC
15 15 (9.74%) System Integration Testing
15 15 (9.74%) Performance Monitoring
15 15 (9.74%) VBScript
15 15 (9.74%) Siebel
15 15 (9.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (9.74%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (9.09%) Relational Database
17 13 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.79%) IIS
1 12 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.95%) Apache
3 3 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.95%) JBoss
3 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.30%) CICS
4 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Gentran
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 7 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 7 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.60%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.95%) Maximo
5 2 (1.30%) EQXanite
5 2 (1.30%) HFM
6 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) HTTP
1 4 (2.60%) Internet
1 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.95%) DNS
2 3 (1.95%) LAN
3 2 (1.30%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.30%) WAN
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.74%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.95%) DB2
9 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.30%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (1.30%) IMS/DB
10 2 (1.30%) InfluxDB
10 2 (1.30%) MySQL
10 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) JIRA
1 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (42.86%) Finance
2 25 (16.23%) Banking
3 8 (5.19%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.19%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.25%) Back Office
5 4 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Legal
5 4 (2.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.95%) Advertising
6 3 (1.95%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) French Language
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.53%) .NET
2 25 (16.23%) Web Services
3 8 (5.19%) Middleware
4 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.90%) XML
5 5 (3.25%) JSON
6 4 (2.60%) CSS
6 4 (2.60%) HTML
7 3 (1.95%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.95%) SOAP
8 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.65%) J2EE
8 1 (0.65%) Java EE
8 1 (0.65%) ODBC
8 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.65%) WCF
8 1 (0.65%) WF
8 1 (0.65%) WSDL
8 1 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.90%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.90%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.95%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.95%) EPoS
5 3 (1.95%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.30%) Clustering
6 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.30%) iSeries
6 2 (1.30%) Life Science
7 1 (0.65%) Derivative
7 1 (0.65%) Equities
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.92%) Linux
2 42 (27.27%) Windows
3 29 (18.83%) Unix
4 22 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.55%) CentOS
5 7 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.25%) AIX
7 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.62%) ITIL
2 19 (12.34%) Incident Management
3 18 (11.69%) Problem Management
3 18 (11.69%) SDLC
4 15 (9.74%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (9.74%) System Integration Testing
4 15 (9.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (7.14%) Analytics
5 11 (7.14%) Service Management
6 10 (6.49%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (5.19%) Migration
7 8 (5.19%) Performance Management
7 8 (5.19%) Release Management
8 7 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.55%) CRM
8 7 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (4.55%) Software Delivery
8 7 (4.55%) Wealth Management
9 6 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (44.81%) SQL
2 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (11.69%) Java
4 15 (9.74%) VBScript
5 13 (8.44%) C#
6 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.25%) C
7 5 (3.25%) Perl
8 4 (2.60%) Python
8 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.30%) COBOL
10 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.30%) VB
10 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) CISSP
3 6 (3.90%) CEH
3 6 (3.90%) GCIA
4 5 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.95%) CFA
5 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.99%) QA
2 8 (5.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.95%) HL7
3 3 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (8.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.95%) XenApp
3 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) Grafana
2 4 (2.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.65%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.65%) Graphite
3 1 (0.65%) Kibana
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.65%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.69%) Oracle
3 15 (9.74%) Siebel
4 8 (5.19%) Citrix
4 8 (5.19%) SAP
5 7 (4.55%) IBM
5 7 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.90%) VMware
7 5 (3.25%) iManage
8 4 (2.60%) Northgate
8 4 (2.60%) Remedy
8 4 (2.60%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.95%) Charles River
9 3 (1.95%) Portware
10 2 (1.30%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.30%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.30%) Informatica
10 2 (1.30%) Misys
10 2 (1.30%) Sybase
10 2 (1.30%) Xceptor
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