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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 789 883 869
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 107 62 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.060% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.063% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 96 55 94
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,454 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +16.17%
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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +73 44 £55,000 -15.38% 2
South East +53 44 £37,500 - 4
Yorkshire +30 6 £32,500 -42.47%
East of England +28 6 £28,500 -28.30% 2
South West - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +7 2 £35,000 -
North West +11 1 £32,500 -13.33%
West Midlands -23 1 £37,000 -10.84%
Applications Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 114 (72.61%) SQL
2 58 (36.94%) Finance
3 53 (33.76%) SQL Server
4 50 (31.85%) Windows
5 45 (28.66%) ITIL
6 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
7 40 (25.48%) Linux
8 38 (24.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (20.38%) IIS
9 32 (20.38%) Windows Server
10 31 (19.75%) Oracle
10 31 (19.75%) .NET
11 29 (18.47%) SharePoint
12 28 (17.83%) CRM
13 20 (12.74%) Degree
14 19 (12.10%) Data Security
15 18 (11.46%) Unix
16 17 (10.83%) MS Excel
16 17 (10.83%) Web Services
17 16 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (9.55%) Dynamics CRM
18 15 (9.55%) Java
19 14 (8.92%) Document Management
20 13 (8.28%) Problem Management
20 13 (8.28%) XML
21 12 (7.64%) ASP.NET
21 12 (7.64%) PowerShell
21 12 (7.64%) Root Cause Analysis
22 11 (7.01%) C#
22 11 (7.01%) PL/SQL

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 32 (20.38%) IIS
2 29 (18.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.82%) Apache
4 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.55%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.91%) nginx
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) Liferay
6 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.64%) Gentran
7 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (9.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.82%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (3.82%) SAP MDM
3 3 (1.91%) Summit
4 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.64%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.46%) DHCP
2 7 (4.46%) DNS
3 3 (1.91%) Firewall
3 3 (1.91%) SAN
3 3 (1.91%) WebEx
4 2 (1.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) NAS
5 1 (0.64%) WAN
5 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (33.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (24.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.37%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.91%) Big Data
7 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.91%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.91%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.64%) MySQL
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 58 (36.94%) Finance
2 10 (6.37%) Banking
3 9 (5.73%) Japanese Language
4 6 (3.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.91%) Advertising
5 3 (1.91%) Front Office
5 3 (1.91%) Games
5 3 (1.91%) Law
5 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.91%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.27%) Russian Language
6 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.75%) .NET
2 17 (10.83%) Web Services
3 13 (8.28%) XML
4 12 (7.64%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.10%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (4.46%) SOAP
6 7 (4.46%) XSL
6 7 (4.46%) XSLT
7 5 (3.18%) J2EE
8 4 (2.55%) COM
8 4 (2.55%) EDI
8 4 (2.55%) Middleware
8 4 (2.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (1.91%) CSS
9 3 (1.91%) WSDL
9 3 (1.91%) ZeroMQ
10 2 (1.27%) HTML
10 2 (1.27%) SonicMQ
10 2 (1.27%) XML Messaging
11 1 (0.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (5.10%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.18%) Derivative
6 5 (3.18%) Fintech
7 4 (2.55%) Equities
7 4 (2.55%) Eurex
8 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.91%) User Experience
9 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.27%) Clustering
9 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.27%) FMCG
9 2 (1.27%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.27%) Informatics
9 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.64%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.85%) Windows
2 40 (25.48%) Linux
3 32 (20.38%) Windows Server
4 18 (11.46%) Unix
5 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.18%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (2.55%) AIX
8 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.91%) CentOS
10 2 (1.27%) Android
10 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.66%) ITIL
2 28 (17.83%) CRM
3 19 (12.10%) Data Security
4 16 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (8.92%) Document Management
6 13 (8.28%) Problem Management
7 12 (7.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (6.37%) PRINCE
9 8 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.10%) Change Control
9 8 (5.10%) Project Management
10 7 (4.46%) ERP
10 7 (4.46%) Release Management
10 7 (4.46%) Time Management
10 7 (4.46%) Workflow
11 6 (3.82%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.82%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (3.82%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (3.82%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (3.82%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (72.61%) SQL
2 15 (9.55%) Java
3 12 (7.64%) PowerShell
4 11 (7.01%) C#
4 11 (7.01%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.73%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.46%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.46%) VBScript
7 6 (3.82%) VB
8 5 (3.18%) C
9 4 (2.55%) C++
9 4 (2.55%) Perl
10 2 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.27%) VBA
11 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (12.74%) Degree
2 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) SLA
2 8 (5.10%) QA
3 4 (2.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.27%) DICOM
4 2 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Docker
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.64%) Nagios
1 1 (0.64%) SCOM
1 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.75%) Oracle
3 9 (5.73%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (5.73%) Siebel
4 7 (4.46%) Citrix
4 7 (4.46%) SAP
5 5 (3.18%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.18%) VMware
6 4 (2.55%) Baan
6 4 (2.55%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.55%) Murex
6 4 (2.55%) Remedy
6 4 (2.55%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.91%) Apple
7 3 (1.91%) Google
7 3 (1.91%) Infor
8 2 (1.27%) Informatica
9 1 (0.64%) EMC
9 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.64%) Veritas
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