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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 817 851 873
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 70 78 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.077% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.080% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 72
Median salary £49,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.73% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £32,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +11.88%
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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +50 31 £55,000 +4.26% 3
South East +38 18 £31,500 -23.63% 1
Yorkshire +18 8 £40,000 +14.28%
East of England +20 7 £32,500 -20.73% 3
West Midlands -13 4 £40,250 -12.02%
East Midlands +18 1 £35,000 +1.44%
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 116 (71.17%) SQL
2 64 (39.26%) Finance
3 63 (38.65%) SQL Server
4 55 (33.74%) ITIL
5 48 (29.45%) Windows
6 46 (28.22%) Microsoft
7 44 (26.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (21.47%) Linux
9 33 (20.25%) .NET
10 31 (19.02%) IIS
11 26 (15.95%) SharePoint
12 24 (14.72%) Oracle
12 24 (14.72%) Degree
13 23 (14.11%) Web Services
14 22 (13.50%) CRM
15 21 (12.88%) Unix
15 21 (12.88%) Problem Management
15 21 (12.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (12.88%) Windows Server
16 19 (11.66%) Data Security
17 18 (11.04%) JavaScript
18 16 (9.82%) Java
18 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
18 16 (9.82%) Dynamics CRM
19 15 (9.20%) C#
20 14 (8.59%) Banking
21 13 (7.98%) Document Management
21 13 (7.98%) VBScript
21 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET
22 12 (7.36%) Siebel

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 31 (19.02%) IIS
2 26 (15.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.29%) Apache
4 5 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.07%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.84%) JBoss
5 3 (1.84%) nginx
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.23%) Liferay
6 2 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.61%) Gentran
7 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.61%) Xceptor
Applications
1 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (9.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.68%) SAP MDM
3 5 (3.07%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.84%) Summit
5 2 (1.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.61%) EQXanite
6 1 (0.61%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Apcera
2 1 (0.61%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.29%) DNS
3 6 (3.68%) DHCP
4 3 (1.84%) Firewall
4 3 (1.84%) LAN
4 3 (1.84%) SAN
4 3 (1.84%) WebEx
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) NAS
5 1 (0.61%) VPN
5 1 (0.61%) WAN
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (38.65%) SQL Server
2 44 (26.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.36%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.13%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.84%) Big Data
7 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.84%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.84%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Toad
General
1 64 (39.26%) Finance
2 14 (8.59%) Banking
3 8 (4.91%) Japanese Language
4 7 (4.29%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.68%) Advertising
6 5 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.45%) Back Office
7 4 (2.45%) Law
7 4 (2.45%) Retail
8 3 (1.84%) Games
8 3 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.25%) .NET
2 23 (14.11%) Web Services
3 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.13%) XML
5 8 (4.91%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (4.29%) SOAP
7 6 (3.68%) XSL
7 6 (3.68%) XSLT
8 5 (3.07%) J2EE
8 5 (3.07%) Middleware
9 4 (2.45%) COM
9 4 (2.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 3 (1.84%) HTML
10 3 (1.84%) WSDL
10 3 (1.84%) ZeroMQ
11 2 (1.23%) CSS
11 2 (1.23%) Node.js
11 2 (1.23%) SAP Basis
11 2 (1.23%) SonicMQ
11 2 (1.23%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.29%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.68%) Clustering
5 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.07%) Derivative
6 5 (3.07%) Fintech
7 4 (2.45%) Equities
7 4 (2.45%) Eurex
8 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.84%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.23%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.23%) Informatics
9 2 (1.23%) User Experience
9 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.61%) Life Science
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.61%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.45%) Windows
2 35 (21.47%) Linux
3 21 (12.88%) Unix
3 21 (12.88%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.07%) AIX
6 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.84%) CentOS
7 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.74%) ITIL
2 22 (13.50%) CRM
3 21 (12.88%) Problem Management
3 21 (12.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (11.66%) Data Security
5 13 (7.98%) Document Management
6 12 (7.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (7.36%) SDLC
6 12 (7.36%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (6.13%) PRINCE
7 10 (6.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.91%) Change Control
8 8 (4.91%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.91%) Release Management
9 7 (4.29%) Analytics
9 7 (4.29%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.29%) Project Management
9 7 (4.29%) Software Delivery
9 7 (4.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 116 (71.17%) SQL
2 18 (11.04%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.82%) Java
4 15 (9.20%) C#
5 13 (7.98%) VBScript
6 12 (7.36%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.75%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.68%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.68%) VB
9 5 (3.07%) C
10 4 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.84%) Perl
11 3 (1.84%) Python
12 2 (1.23%) C++
12 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.23%) VBA
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.84%) CFA
3 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) QA
2 11 (6.75%) SLA
3 4 (2.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.23%) DICOM
4 2 (1.23%) HL7
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.61%) Nagios
1 1 (0.61%) SCOM
1 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (28.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.72%) Oracle
3 12 (7.36%) Siebel
4 10 (6.13%) Citrix
5 9 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (4.91%) SAP
7 7 (4.29%) VMware
8 6 (3.68%) Informatica
9 5 (3.07%) Remedy
10 4 (2.45%) Bloomberg
10 4 (2.45%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.84%) Apple
11 3 (1.84%) Charles River
11 3 (1.84%) Google
11 3 (1.84%) Murex
11 3 (1.84%) Portware
12 2 (1.23%) IBM
12 2 (1.23%) iManage
12 2 (1.23%) Sybase
13 1 (0.61%) IFS
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