The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Applications Support 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
Rank 170 158 143
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1706 2081 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.98% 2.09% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.16% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1853 2020
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Applications Support
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
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the England region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in England

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in England

Applications Support
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 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 -45 665 £43,500 -17.14% 50
South East +7 291 £35,000 -6.66% 29
North West +70 169 £37,500 -5.06% 13
East of England +22 169 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Yorkshire +14 145 £32,500 -1.51% 10
West Midlands -5 96 £29,500 -14.49% 5
South West -46 72 £29,500 -4.83% 17
East Midlands +1 66 £37,500 +25.00% 1
North East +36 35 £32,500 +44.44%
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Applications Support 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 in the job title.

1 2154 (59.16%) SQL
2 1263 (34.69%) Windows
3 1196 (32.85%) Finance
4 1169 (32.11%) SQL Server
5 1117 (30.68%) ITIL
6 810 (22.25%) .NET
7 805 (22.11%) Microsoft
8 760 (20.87%) Linux
9 733 (20.13%) Oracle
10 528 (14.50%) Windows Server
11 523 (14.36%) MS Excel
12 511 (14.03%) C#
13 503 (13.81%) Java
14 476 (13.07%) Unix
15 458 (12.58%) Degree
16 441 (12.11%) IIS
17 403 (11.07%) XML
18 399 (10.96%) Banking
19 384 (10.55%) SLA
20 345 (9.48%) CRM
21 343 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
22 338 (9.28%) Web Services
23 336 (9.23%) JavaScript
24 324 (8.90%) SharePoint
25 291 (7.99%) Tomcat
26 276 (7.58%) HTML
27 274 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 272 (7.47%) Apache
29 269 (7.39%) ASP.NET
30 266 (7.31%) ERP

Applications Support 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
1 441 (12.11%) IIS
2 324 (8.90%) SharePoint
3 291 (7.99%) Tomcat
4 272 (7.47%) Apache
5 186 (5.11%) WebSphere
6 177 (4.86%) JBoss
7 165 (4.53%) BizTalk Server
8 149 (4.09%) WebLogic
9 69 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 59 (1.62%) CMS
11 34 (0.93%) Confluence
12 30 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (0.74%) MQSeries
14 24 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
15 22 (0.60%) MS Exchange
16 17 (0.47%) nginx
17 16 (0.44%) Jetty
17 16 (0.44%) Umbraco
17 16 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
18 15 (0.41%) Alfresco
Applications
1 523 (14.36%) MS Excel
2 188 (5.16%) MS Office
3 42 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 36 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.49%) Acrobat
6 12 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.16%) MS Project
8 3 (0.082%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.055%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 157 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 47 (1.29%) Markit EDM
4 41 (1.13%) Maximo
5 34 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
6 29 (0.80%) Aligne
7 28 (0.77%) thinkFolio
8 26 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
8 26 (0.71%) Retail-J
9 22 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
10 18 (0.49%) LatentZero
11 15 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
12 11 (0.30%) Magento
12 11 (0.30%) SunGard APT
13 10 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
14 9 (0.25%) Misys Opics
14 9 (0.25%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
15 7 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
15 7 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
15 7 (0.19%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 141 (3.87%) SaaS
2 102 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (1.70%) Office 365
4 36 (0.99%) PaaS
5 32 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (0.49%) GitHub
7 7 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
9 5 (0.14%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.14%) IaaS
10 4 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.055%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.027%) Apcera
12 1 (0.027%) Boomi
12 1 (0.027%) G Suite
12 1 (0.027%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.027%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 132 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 129 (3.54%) HTTP
3 107 (2.94%) Firewall
4 97 (2.66%) Internet
5 70 (1.92%) DNS
6 54 (1.48%) LDAP
7 48 (1.32%) SSL
8 45 (1.24%) Intranet
9 43 (1.18%) SAN
10 42 (1.15%) VPN
11 39 (1.07%) NAS
12 32 (0.88%) LAN
13 23 (0.63%) SMTP
14 20 (0.55%) FTP
14 20 (0.55%) WAN
15 15 (0.41%) WebEx
16 14 (0.38%) DHCP
17 9 (0.25%) CTI
18 8 (0.22%) Skype
18 8 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1169 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 274 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 194 (5.33%) MySQL
4 176 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 162 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 160 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 123 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 112 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 83 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 82 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
10 82 (2.25%) RDBMS
11 74 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
12 63 (1.73%) DB2
13 53 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
14 47 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 44 (1.21%) MongoDB
16 39 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
17 29 (0.80%) MS Access
17 29 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
18 27 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 88 (2.42%) JIRA
2 74 (2.03%) Subversion
2 74 (2.03%) Visual Studio
3 46 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (1.07%) Jenkins
5 37 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
6 21 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 21 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 21 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 19 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 17 (0.47%) JMeter
8 17 (0.47%) Toad
9 15 (0.41%) MSBuild
10 13 (0.36%) Maven
10 13 (0.36%) TeamCity
11 11 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (0.30%) Hudson
12 9 (0.25%) Selenium
13 8 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.19%) ProC
General
1 1196 (32.85%) Finance
2 399 (10.96%) Banking
3 249 (6.84%) Retail
4 145 (3.98%) Front Office
5 142 (3.90%) Back Office
6 83 (2.28%) Law
7 71 (1.95%) Marketing
8 62 (1.70%) Advertising
9 58 (1.59%) Financial Institution
10 55 (1.51%) Legal
11 50 (1.37%) Telecoms
12 49 (1.35%) Investment Banking
13 43 (1.18%) Manufacturing
14 35 (0.96%) Publishing
15 34 (0.93%) Billing
16 26 (0.71%) Private Banking
17 25 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
18 20 (0.55%) French Language
19 19 (0.52%) General Ledger
20 18 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 810 (22.25%) .NET
2 403 (11.07%) XML
3 338 (9.28%) Web Services
4 276 (7.58%) HTML
5 269 (7.39%) ASP.NET
6 155 (4.26%) CSS
7 134 (3.68%) Middleware
8 81 (2.22%) J2EE
9 79 (2.17%) jQuery
9 79 (2.17%) SOAP
10 70 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
11 63 (1.73%) JSON
12 62 (1.70%) .NET Framework
13 60 (1.65%) XSLT
14 57 (1.57%) LAMP
15 47 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
16 43 (1.18%) AngularJS
17 42 (1.15%) Spring
18 40 (1.10%) JSP
19 37 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 343 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 131 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 99 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 91 (2.50%) Derivative
6 88 (2.42%) iSeries
7 75 (2.06%) Equities
8 69 (1.90%) Fixed Income
9 60 (1.65%) EPoS
9 60 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 44 (1.21%) iPad
11 42 (1.15%) AS400
12 37 (1.02%) Hedge funds
12 37 (1.02%) SWIFT
13 34 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 33 (0.91%) Mathematics
15 30 (0.82%) Fintech
16 26 (0.71%) Driving Licence
17 25 (0.69%) Clustering
18 20 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1263 (34.69%) Windows
2 760 (20.87%) Linux
3 528 (14.50%) Windows Server
4 476 (13.07%) Unix
5 176 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 151 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 150 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 103 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 86 (2.36%) CentOS
10 57 (1.57%) Windows 7
11 56 (1.54%) Apple iOS
12 45 (1.24%) Android
12 45 (1.24%) Solaris
13 25 (0.69%) Windows XP
14 23 (0.63%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.36%) AIX
16 11 (0.30%) Debian
16 11 (0.30%) HPUX
16 11 (0.30%) Windows Phone
17 10 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1117 (30.68%) ITIL
2 345 (9.48%) CRM
3 266 (7.31%) ERP
4 243 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 224 (6.15%) Problem Management
6 221 (6.07%) Incident Management
7 204 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
8 168 (4.61%) Service Delivery
9 165 (4.53%) Change Management
10 157 (4.31%) Service Management
11 155 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 150 (4.12%) Project Management
13 141 (3.87%) Analytics
14 137 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 133 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
16 132 (3.63%) Asset Management
17 123 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
18 120 (3.30%) Investment Management
19 112 (3.08%) Release Management
20 102 (2.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2154 (59.16%) SQL
2 511 (14.03%) C#
3 503 (13.81%) Java
4 336 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 259 (7.11%) PowerShell
6 238 (6.54%) T-SQL
7 202 (5.55%) Perl
8 163 (4.48%) Python
9 155 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 132 (3.63%) VB
11 119 (3.27%) Shell Script
12 109 (2.99%) PHP
13 104 (2.86%) PL/SQL
14 95 (2.61%) VB.NET
15 85 (2.33%) C
16 78 (2.14%) VBA
17 72 (1.98%) VBScript
18 61 (1.68%) C++
19 44 (1.21%) RPG
20 41 (1.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 458 (12.58%) Degree
2 136 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
3 84 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 71 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 53 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 49 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 25 (0.69%) MCSA
8 24 (0.66%) MCP
8 24 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 17 (0.47%) MCSE
10 14 (0.38%) HNC
10 14 (0.38%) MCT
11 12 (0.33%) CISSP
12 11 (0.30%) MCSD
13 10 (0.27%) HND
13 10 (0.27%) MCAD
14 9 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (0.22%) CEH
16 7 (0.19%) MCTS
17 6 (0.16%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (10.55%) SLA
2 82 (2.25%) QA
3 42 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 41 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.27%) HL7
8 9 (0.25%) DICOM
9 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.11%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.082%) Basel II
11 3 (0.082%) Basel III
12 2 (0.055%) SEPA
System Software
1 255 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 69 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (0.52%) XenApp
6 15 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 14 (0.38%) IMail Server
8 13 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.33%) Terminal Server
10 8 (0.22%) Varnish
11 6 (0.16%) XenServer
12 5 (0.14%) vSphere
13 4 (0.11%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 3 (0.082%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.082%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.055%) Docker
15 2 (0.055%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 102 (2.80%) Puppet
2 74 (2.03%) Control-M
3 65 (1.79%) Nagios
4 44 (1.21%) OpenAM
5 38 (1.04%) SCCM
6 36 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (0.77%) OpenView
8 22 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
9 17 (0.47%) WSUS
10 16 (0.44%) Ansible
11 11 (0.30%) SCOM
12 10 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.22%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.19%) CA Wily
15 6 (0.16%) Cacti
15 6 (0.16%) Grafana
15 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (0.16%) Munin
15 6 (0.16%) Opsview
15 6 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 805 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 733 (20.13%) Oracle
3 164 (4.50%) Red Hat
4 145 (3.98%) IBM
5 142 (3.90%) Citrix
6 106 (2.91%) VMware
7 89 (2.44%) SAP
8 86 (2.36%) Sybase
9 78 (2.14%) Sun
10 72 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
11 51 (1.40%) Hyperion
12 49 (1.35%) Infor
13 43 (1.18%) Cognos
13 43 (1.18%) HP
14 42 (1.15%) iManage
15 40 (1.10%) Charles River
15 40 (1.10%) SolarWinds
16 39 (1.07%) Bloomberg
17 38 (1.04%) JD Edwards
18 37 (1.02%) Remedy
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Network ITR
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holiday + option to purcha
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £31000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus full benefits apcakge
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Healthcare, Pension + More
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 per annum + full benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago