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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 841 860 874
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 65 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.076% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.079% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 84
Median salary £37,500 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,375 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-17.72% +3.94%
Applications Support Specialist
UK

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
88589 95961 107799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.50% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75325 79658 89090
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +37 31 £32,500 +1.56% 2
London +11 18 £52,000 -7.55% 4
Yorkshire +14 9 £31,000 +38.54%
East of England +11 4 £55,000 +22.22%
North West +19 1 £42,500 +11.11%
South West 0 1 £35,000 +7.69%
West Midlands -14 1 £40,000 +1.26%
Applications Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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.

1 107 (76.98%) SQL
2 48 (34.53%) Linux
3 43 (30.94%) Windows
4 41 (29.50%) Finance
5 37 (26.62%) Oracle
6 33 (23.74%) SQL Server
7 32 (23.02%) .NET
8 31 (22.30%) XML
8 31 (22.30%) Microsoft
9 28 (20.14%) Windows Server
10 26 (18.71%) CRM
11 25 (17.99%) IIS
12 23 (16.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (15.83%) Java
14 19 (13.67%) ITIL
14 19 (13.67%) Unix
14 19 (13.67%) SharePoint
15 17 (12.23%) ERP
16 15 (10.79%) Data Security
17 13 (9.35%) Banking
18 12 (8.63%) Root Cause Analysis
18 12 (8.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 12 (8.63%) SLA
18 12 (8.63%) C#
19 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
19 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (7.91%) Oracle Linux
19 11 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 10 (7.19%) Degree
20 10 (7.19%) Computer Science

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 25 (17.99%) IIS
2 19 (13.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.60%) Apache
3 5 (3.60%) JBoss
3 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.16%) Confluence
4 3 (2.16%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.72%) SAS
6 1 (0.72%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) SAP MDM
2 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.88%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (2.16%) Summit
4 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.44%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) DNS
2 3 (2.16%) DHCP
3 2 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) WebEx
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) VPN
4 1 (0.72%) WAN
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.47%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.44%) Essbase
7 2 (1.44%) MySQL
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.44%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.72%) Informix
8 1 (0.72%) MS Access
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.16%) JIRA
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 41 (29.50%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Retail
4 7 (5.04%) Arabic Language
4 7 (5.04%) Russian Language
5 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.44%) Advertising
7 2 (1.44%) Front Office
7 2 (1.44%) Law
7 2 (1.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) French Language
8 1 (0.72%) German Language
8 1 (0.72%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.02%) .NET
2 31 (22.30%) XML
3 10 (7.19%) CSS
3 10 (7.19%) Web Services
4 8 (5.76%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (5.76%) HTML
5 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.32%) XSL
5 6 (4.32%) XSLT
6 5 (3.60%) SOAP
7 4 (2.88%) EDI
8 3 (2.16%) COM
8 3 (2.16%) J2EE
9 2 (1.44%) Middleware
10 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.72%) Java EE
10 1 (0.72%) JSP
10 1 (0.72%) SonicMQ
10 1 (0.72%) Struts
10 1 (0.72%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.76%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.88%) Derivative
7 4 (2.88%) Equities
7 4 (2.88%) Eurex
7 4 (2.88%) Fintech
7 4 (2.88%) User Experience
8 3 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.44%) Clustering
9 2 (1.44%) Replication
10 1 (0.72%) CCTV
10 1 (0.72%) FMCG
10 1 (0.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.53%) Linux
2 43 (30.94%) Windows
3 28 (20.14%) Windows Server
4 19 (13.67%) Unix
5 11 (7.91%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (5.04%) Android
6 7 (5.04%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.72%) AIX
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.71%) CRM
2 19 (13.67%) ITIL
3 17 (12.23%) ERP
4 15 (10.79%) Data Security
5 12 (8.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.76%) Document Management
7 8 (5.76%) Project Management
8 7 (5.04%) Presales
8 7 (5.04%) Product Management
9 6 (4.32%) Change Management
9 6 (4.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.32%) Regression Testing
9 6 (4.32%) Software Testing
10 5 (3.60%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (3.60%) Workflow
10 5 (3.60%) Workflow Management
11 4 (2.88%) Business Analysis
11 4 (2.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (76.98%) SQL
2 22 (15.83%) Java
3 12 (8.63%) C#
4 10 (7.19%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.76%) C
5 8 (5.76%) C++
6 7 (5.04%) Perl
6 7 (5.04%) PHP
6 7 (5.04%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.32%) VB
8 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.88%) VBA
9 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.72%) MCSA
2 1 (0.72%) MCSE
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) QA
3 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (26.62%) Oracle
2 31 (22.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.47%) Hyperion
4 8 (5.76%) SAP
5 5 (3.60%) Baan
5 5 (3.60%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.60%) Citrix
5 5 (3.60%) VMware
6 4 (2.88%) Murex
6 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.88%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.16%) Infor
7 3 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.16%) Siebel
8 2 (1.44%) F5
9 1 (0.72%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.72%) MarketAxess
9 1 (0.72%) Telerik
9 1 (0.72%) Teradata
9 1 (0.72%) Tradeweb
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