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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 783 828 863
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 78 95 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.095% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.099% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 68 91 80
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £34,000 £27,815
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
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
83086 96194 102645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.61% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69540 81017 85644
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
London +63 31 £55,000 -6.38% 1
South East +35 15 £33,750 -20.58% 5
East of England +22 14 £33,750 -26.63% 3
North West - 6 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +17 4 £40,000 +14.28%
South West +9 3 £45,000 +24.13% 2
West Midlands -18 3 £35,750 -7.14%
East Midlands +1 1 - -
North East - 1 £25,000 -
Applications Support Specialist
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Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 97 (58.79%) SQL
2 73 (44.24%) Finance
3 63 (38.18%) ITIL
3 63 (38.18%) Windows
4 56 (33.94%) SQL Server
5 38 (23.03%) Web Services
6 35 (21.21%) Degree
7 34 (20.61%) .NET
8 33 (20.00%) Linux
8 33 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
10 29 (17.58%) JavaScript
11 28 (16.97%) Windows Server
12 27 (16.36%) Oracle
12 27 (16.36%) Problem Management
13 23 (13.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (13.94%) SDLC
14 22 (13.33%) Banking
14 22 (13.33%) Unix
15 21 (12.73%) CRM
15 21 (12.73%) Java
15 21 (12.73%) QA
15 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
16 20 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
16 20 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
16 20 (12.12%) VBScript
16 20 (12.12%) MS Excel
16 20 (12.12%) Siebel
16 20 (12.12%) SharePoint

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 20 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.70%) IIS
3 6 (3.64%) Apache
4 5 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.42%) JBoss
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.21%) CICS
7 2 (1.21%) Gentran
7 2 (1.21%) Liferay
7 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.21%) nginx
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (9.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.82%) Maximo
3 2 (1.21%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.21%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.61%) HFM
4 1 (0.61%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Apcera
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.61%) OpenShift
1 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.85%) DNS
3 5 (3.03%) DHCP
4 4 (2.42%) HTTP
4 4 (2.42%) Internet
4 4 (2.42%) LAN
5 3 (1.82%) Firewall
5 3 (1.82%) SAN
6 2 (1.21%) WAN
7 1 (0.61%) Intranet
7 1 (0.61%) NAS
7 1 (0.61%) VPN
7 1 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 33 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.82%) Big Data
7 3 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.82%) DB2
7 3 (1.82%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.21%) IMS/DB
8 2 (1.21%) MySQL
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.61%) IDOL
9 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (44.24%) Finance
2 22 (13.33%) Banking
3 10 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.85%) Japanese Language
5 7 (4.24%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.64%) Retail
7 5 (3.03%) Back Office
8 4 (2.42%) Advertising
8 4 (2.42%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (2.42%) Law
9 2 (1.21%) Games
9 2 (1.21%) Legal
9 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.61%) Automotive
10 1 (0.61%) French Language
10 1 (0.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) German Language
10 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.03%) Web Services
2 34 (20.61%) .NET
3 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.24%) Middleware
5 6 (3.64%) CSS
5 6 (3.64%) HTML
5 6 (3.64%) XML
6 4 (2.42%) J2EE
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (2.42%) WSDL
7 3 (1.82%) Node.js
7 3 (1.82%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.21%) JSON
8 2 (1.21%) SOAP
8 2 (1.21%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.61%) COM
9 1 (0.61%) EDI
9 1 (0.61%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.61%) SonicMQ
9 1 (0.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.48%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.64%) Clustering
5 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.42%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.82%) EPoS
6 3 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.82%) Health Informatics
6 3 (1.82%) Informatics
6 3 (1.82%) Life Science
6 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.82%) User Experience
7 2 (1.21%) Derivative
7 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.61%) Fintech
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.18%) Windows
2 33 (20.00%) Linux
3 28 (16.97%) Windows Server
4 22 (13.33%) Unix
5 6 (3.64%) AIX
6 5 (3.03%) CentOS
6 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.18%) ITIL
2 27 (16.36%) Problem Management
3 23 (13.94%) SDLC
3 23 (13.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (12.73%) CRM
5 20 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
6 19 (11.52%) Incident Management
7 17 (10.30%) Document Management
8 13 (7.88%) Software Delivery
9 11 (6.67%) Service Management
9 11 (6.67%) Supplier Management
10 10 (6.06%) PRINCE
11 9 (5.45%) Analytics
12 8 (4.85%) Change Control
13 7 (4.24%) Asset Management
13 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.24%) Release Management
13 7 (4.24%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 97 (58.79%) SQL
2 29 (17.58%) JavaScript
3 21 (12.73%) Java
4 20 (12.12%) VBScript
5 12 (7.27%) C#
6 10 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.45%) C
8 8 (4.85%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.64%) Python
10 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.82%) Perl
12 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.21%) COBOL
13 2 (1.21%) VB
14 1 (0.61%) C++
14 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.82%) CFA
3 3 (1.82%) CISSP
4 2 (1.21%) CEH
4 2 (1.21%) GCIA
4 2 (1.21%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) QA
2 13 (7.88%) SLA
3 3 (1.82%) HL7
3 3 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.21%) DICOM
5 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Grafana
2 2 (1.21%) Nagios
3 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.61%) SCOM
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.36%) Oracle
3 20 (12.12%) Siebel
4 13 (7.88%) Citrix
5 7 (4.24%) Informatica
5 7 (4.24%) Remedy
5 7 (4.24%) VMware
6 5 (3.03%) IBM
6 5 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.82%) Charles River
7 3 (1.82%) iManage
7 3 (1.82%) Portware
7 3 (1.82%) SAP
8 2 (1.21%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.21%) Apple
8 2 (1.21%) Kofax
8 2 (1.21%) Pega
8 2 (1.21%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.21%) Sybase
8 2 (1.21%) Xceptor
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