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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Specialist
UK / England
Rank 758 834 842
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 82 84 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.091% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.094% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 78
Median salary £40,001 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £31,500 £27,745
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +56 31 £54,500 +21.11%
South East +45 14 £40,001 -5.88% 6
East of England +22 11 £35,000 -34.08% 1
North West -2 11 £46,750 +3.88%
West Midlands +4 6 £35,000 -9.09% 2
South West +15 4 £42,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +20 2 £35,750 +43.00%
Applications Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (49.64%) SQL
2 63 (45.32%) Finance
3 44 (31.65%) ITIL
3 44 (31.65%) Windows
4 40 (28.78%) SQL Server
5 37 (26.62%) Linux
6 30 (21.58%) Web Services
7 29 (20.86%) JavaScript
7 29 (20.86%) Microsoft
8 26 (18.71%) Unix
9 25 (17.99%) QA
10 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (16.55%) SDLC
11 23 (16.55%) Degree
11 23 (16.55%) Banking
11 23 (16.55%) .NET
12 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
13 21 (15.11%) Incident Management
14 20 (14.39%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (14.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 20 (14.39%) Siebel
14 20 (14.39%) VBScript
14 20 (14.39%) Oracle
14 20 (14.39%) System Integration Testing
14 20 (14.39%) Performance Monitoring
15 19 (13.67%) Problem Management
16 18 (12.95%) Java
17 17 (12.23%) Windows Server
18 16 (11.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (8.63%) Relational Database

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 10 (7.19%) IIS
2 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.16%) Apache
5 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.44%) CICS
5 2 (1.44%) JBoss
5 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.72%) Gentran
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.88%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (2.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.16%) Maximo
4 2 (1.44%) EQXanite
4 2 (1.44%) HFM
4 2 (1.44%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) DNS
1 4 (2.88%) HTTP
1 4 (2.88%) Internet
1 4 (2.88%) LAN
1 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.44%) WAN
3 1 (0.72%) DHCP
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
3 1 (0.72%) NAS
3 1 (0.72%) SAN
3 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.39%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (11.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (8.63%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.16%) DB2
10 2 (1.44%) IMS/DB
10 2 (1.44%) MySQL
10 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.72%) Big Data
11 1 (0.72%) IDOL
11 1 (0.72%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.72%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (45.32%) Finance
2 23 (16.55%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.04%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.60%) Back Office
5 5 (3.60%) Retail
6 4 (2.88%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.88%) Legal
7 3 (2.16%) Advertising
7 3 (2.16%) Law
8 1 (0.72%) Automotive
8 1 (0.72%) French Language
8 1 (0.72%) German Language
8 1 (0.72%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.58%) Web Services
2 23 (16.55%) .NET
3 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.32%) Middleware
4 5 (3.60%) CSS
4 5 (3.60%) HTML
4 5 (3.60%) XML
5 4 (2.88%) JSON
6 3 (2.16%) Node.js
6 3 (2.16%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.44%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.44%) SOAP
8 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.72%) Java EE
8 1 (0.72%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.72%) WCF
8 1 (0.72%) WF
8 1 (0.72%) WSDL
8 1 (0.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.32%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.60%) Clustering
4 5 (3.60%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.16%) EPoS
6 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.16%) Life Science
6 3 (2.16%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.16%) User Experience
7 2 (1.44%) Derivative
7 2 (1.44%) iSeries
7 2 (1.44%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.72%) Equities
8 1 (0.72%) Informatics
8 1 (0.72%) Photography
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (31.65%) Windows
2 37 (26.62%) Linux
3 26 (18.71%) Unix
4 17 (12.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.60%) CentOS
6 4 (2.88%) AIX
6 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.44%) Solaris
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.65%) ITIL
2 23 (16.55%) SDLC
3 21 (15.11%) Incident Management
4 20 (14.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (14.39%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (14.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (13.67%) Problem Management
6 11 (7.91%) Service Management
7 10 (7.19%) Analytics
7 10 (7.19%) CRM
7 10 (7.19%) Software Delivery
8 8 (5.76%) Release Management
8 8 (5.76%) Supplier Management
9 7 (5.04%) Performance Management
9 7 (5.04%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.32%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.32%) Document Management
10 6 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (4.32%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.64%) SQL
2 29 (20.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.39%) VBScript
4 18 (12.95%) Java
5 11 (7.91%) C#
6 7 (5.04%) Python
7 6 (4.32%) C
8 5 (3.60%) Perl
8 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.16%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.44%) COBOL
11 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.44%) VB
12 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (16.55%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) CISSP
2 5 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.88%) CEH
3 4 (2.88%) GCIA
4 3 (2.16%) CFA
5 2 (1.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.99%) QA
2 8 (5.76%) SLA
3 3 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.44%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) Grafana
2 2 (1.44%) Nagios
2 2 (1.44%) SCOM
3 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (20.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.39%) Oracle
2 20 (14.39%) Siebel
3 9 (6.47%) Citrix
4 7 (5.04%) IBM
5 6 (4.32%) Informatica
6 5 (3.60%) SAP
6 5 (3.60%) VMware
7 4 (2.88%) iManage
7 4 (2.88%) Northgate
7 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.88%) Remedy
8 3 (2.16%) Charles River
8 3 (2.16%) Portware
8 3 (2.16%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.44%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.44%) Misys
9 2 (1.44%) Sybase
9 2 (1.44%) Xceptor
10 1 (0.72%) Sun
Kent
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
networx
Salary: £33,600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits/training
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Kronos
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £40001 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago