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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 160 156 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1882 2086 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.04% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.12% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1866 1917
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
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
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 28 September 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 28 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 -23 816 £45,000 -14.28% 59
South East +40 352 £37,000 +17.46% 27
Yorkshire +32 167 £35,000 - 6
East of England +27 153 £37,500 -6.83% 14
North West +47 152 £37,500 -7.40% 17
South West -33 90 £27,500 -15.38% 12
East Midlands +32 78 £38,500 +50.98% 5
West Midlands -48 64 £30,000 -9.77% 11
North East +13 13 £25,500 -27.14% 5
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 2301 (60.44%) SQL
2 1291 (33.91%) Windows
3 1269 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1218 (31.99%) Finance
5 1105 (29.03%) ITIL
6 861 (22.62%) Microsoft
7 831 (21.83%) .NET
8 812 (21.33%) Linux
9 795 (20.88%) Oracle
10 542 (14.24%) Unix
11 514 (13.50%) Degree
12 513 (13.48%) Java
13 511 (13.42%) Windows Server
14 500 (13.13%) MS Excel
15 488 (12.82%) C#
16 467 (12.27%) IIS
17 390 (10.24%) Banking
18 385 (10.11%) SLA
19 369 (9.69%) XML
20 368 (9.67%) CRM
21 336 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
22 333 (8.75%) JavaScript
23 328 (8.62%) Web Services
24 324 (8.51%) SharePoint
25 323 (8.48%) Tomcat
26 322 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 318 (8.35%) HTML
28 315 (8.27%) Apache
29 300 (7.88%) ASP.NET
30 291 (7.64%) PowerShell

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
1 467 (12.27%) IIS
2 324 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 323 (8.48%) Tomcat
4 315 (8.27%) Apache
5 226 (5.94%) WebSphere
6 201 (5.28%) JBoss
7 156 (4.10%) WebLogic
8 144 (3.78%) BizTalk Server
9 90 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 68 (1.79%) CMS
11 51 (1.34%) Confluence
12 31 (0.81%) MQSeries
13 23 (0.60%) WordPress
14 22 (0.58%) nginx
15 21 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
16 20 (0.53%) MS Exchange
16 20 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
17 17 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
18 15 (0.39%) Jetty
19 14 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 500 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 211 (5.54%) MS Office
3 33 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.42%) Acrobat
6 11 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.079%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.079%) MS Project
8 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 165 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (1.50%) Markit EDM
3 42 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 36 (0.95%) Maximo
5 34 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
6 27 (0.71%) thinkFolio
7 26 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
8 25 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
9 22 (0.58%) Aligne
9 22 (0.58%) LatentZero
10 20 (0.53%) Retail-J
11 18 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
11 18 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
12 13 (0.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 13 (0.34%) MetaTrader
13 12 (0.32%) Misys Opics
14 11 (0.29%) Lorenzo
14 11 (0.29%) Salerio
14 11 (0.29%) SunGard APT
15 10 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 169 (4.44%) SaaS
2 131 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (1.55%) Office 365
4 32 (0.84%) PaaS
5 27 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.29%) GitHub
8 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
10 4 (0.11%) IaaS
10 4 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (0.11%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.079%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.053%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.053%) Taleo
13 1 (0.026%) Apcera
13 1 (0.026%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.026%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 166 (4.36%) HTTP
2 152 (3.99%) TCP/IP
3 138 (3.62%) Firewall
4 108 (2.84%) Internet
5 90 (2.36%) DNS
6 85 (2.23%) LDAP
7 76 (2.00%) SAN
8 70 (1.84%) NAS
9 60 (1.58%) Intranet
10 55 (1.44%) VPN
11 47 (1.23%) SSL
12 33 (0.87%) FTP
12 33 (0.87%) SMTP
13 27 (0.71%) LAN
14 20 (0.53%) DHCP
15 18 (0.47%) WAN
15 18 (0.47%) WebEx
16 10 (0.26%) NetScaler
17 9 (0.24%) VoIP
18 8 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1269 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 322 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 226 (5.94%) MySQL
4 195 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 179 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 178 (4.68%) Relational Database
7 140 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 110 (2.89%) Oracle Database
9 100 (2.63%) RDBMS
10 85 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 72 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
12 61 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
13 50 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
14 47 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 37 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
16 36 (0.95%) DB2
17 35 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
18 34 (0.89%) MongoDB
19 33 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
20 32 (0.84%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 116 (3.05%) JIRA
2 97 (2.55%) Subversion
3 59 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 43 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
6 29 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 23 (0.60%) Eclipse
7 23 (0.60%) Toad
8 18 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (0.39%) Git (software)
9 15 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 13 (0.34%) MSBuild
11 13 (0.34%) TeamCity
12 11 (0.29%) JMeter
13 9 (0.24%) Gradle
13 9 (0.24%) Maven
14 8 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
14 8 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (0.21%) WinDbg
General
1 1218 (31.99%) Finance
2 390 (10.24%) Banking
3 262 (6.88%) Retail
4 150 (3.94%) Front Office
5 137 (3.60%) Back Office
6 115 (3.02%) Law
7 69 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 68 (1.79%) Marketing
9 67 (1.76%) Legal
10 57 (1.50%) Advertising
11 53 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 52 (1.37%) Telecoms
13 43 (1.13%) Manufacturing
14 34 (0.89%) Private Banking
14 34 (0.89%) Publishing
15 31 (0.81%) Billing
16 29 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
17 22 (0.58%) German Language
18 21 (0.55%) General Ledger
19 20 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 831 (21.83%) .NET
2 369 (9.69%) XML
3 328 (8.62%) Web Services
4 318 (8.35%) HTML
5 300 (7.88%) ASP.NET
6 181 (4.75%) CSS
7 136 (3.57%) Middleware
8 96 (2.52%) LAMP
9 81 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
10 77 (2.02%) jQuery
11 75 (1.97%) SOAP
12 69 (1.81%) .NET Framework
13 68 (1.79%) J2EE
14 66 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
16 53 (1.39%) XSLT
17 49 (1.29%) JSON
18 42 (1.10%) WCF
19 41 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 39 (1.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 336 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
3 150 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 122 (3.20%) Derivative
5 106 (2.78%) Equities
6 103 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 82 (2.15%) Fixed Income
8 75 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 66 (1.73%) Client/Server
10 61 (1.60%) iPad
11 57 (1.50%) iSeries
12 45 (1.18%) Mathematics
13 43 (1.13%) Driving Licence
13 43 (1.13%) Hedge funds
14 39 (1.02%) Fintech
15 37 (0.97%) SWIFT
16 36 (0.95%) EPoS
17 29 (0.76%) PMI
18 25 (0.66%) Physics
19 24 (0.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1291 (33.91%) Windows
2 812 (21.33%) Linux
3 542 (14.24%) Unix
4 511 (13.42%) Windows Server
5 183 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 177 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 167 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 97 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 89 (2.34%) Windows 7
10 62 (1.63%) CentOS
11 42 (1.10%) Solaris
12 31 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 30 (0.79%) Android
14 24 (0.63%) AIX
14 24 (0.63%) Windows 10
15 23 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 17 (0.45%) Windows 8
17 15 (0.39%) Debian
18 14 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
18 14 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1105 (29.03%) ITIL
2 368 (9.67%) CRM
3 262 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
4 252 (6.62%) ERP
5 226 (5.94%) Problem Management
6 200 (5.25%) Incident Management
7 195 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
8 169 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 168 (4.41%) Service Delivery
9 168 (4.41%) Service Management
10 154 (4.05%) Project Management
11 146 (3.84%) Asset Management
12 143 (3.76%) E-Commerce
13 141 (3.70%) Change Management
14 138 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 126 (3.31%) Analytics
16 123 (3.23%) Investment Management
17 122 (3.20%) MVC
18 110 (2.89%) Continuous Improvement
19 108 (2.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2301 (60.44%) SQL
2 513 (13.48%) Java
3 488 (12.82%) C#
4 333 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 291 (7.64%) PowerShell
6 255 (6.70%) Perl
7 252 (6.62%) T-SQL
8 196 (5.15%) Bash Shell
9 150 (3.94%) VB
10 145 (3.81%) Python
11 127 (3.34%) PL/SQL
12 117 (3.07%) PHP
13 105 (2.76%) VB.NET
13 105 (2.76%) VBA
14 99 (2.60%) Shell Script
15 73 (1.92%) VBScript
16 67 (1.76%) C
17 53 (1.39%) C++
18 38 (1.00%) Ruby
19 22 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 514 (13.50%) Degree
2 146 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
3 88 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 74 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 35 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 31 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 27 (0.71%) MCSA
9 17 (0.45%) MCP
10 16 (0.42%) MCT
11 12 (0.32%) HNC
11 12 (0.32%) MCSE
12 9 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.18%) MCTS
14 6 (0.16%) CFA
14 6 (0.16%) MCAD
14 6 (0.16%) MCSD
15 5 (0.13%) CIMA
15 5 (0.13%) CISSP
16 4 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 385 (10.11%) SLA
2 82 (2.15%) QA
3 49 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 30 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.26%) HL7
7 9 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.21%) DICOM
9 7 (0.18%) ISO 8583
9 7 (0.18%) SEPA
10 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.053%) FATCA
11 2 (0.053%) MiFID
System Software
1 276 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 92 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
3 78 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.68%) XenApp
6 23 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 23 (0.60%) Terminal Server
7 19 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 18 (0.47%) IMail Server
9 10 (0.26%) XenServer
10 9 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (0.21%) Varnish
12 6 (0.16%) Squid
13 5 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.13%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.13%) vSphere
14 4 (0.11%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 151 (3.97%) Puppet
2 108 (2.84%) Control-M
3 71 (1.86%) OpenAM
4 54 (1.42%) Nagios
4 54 (1.42%) OpenView
4 54 (1.42%) SCCM
5 36 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
7 18 (0.47%) SCOM
8 17 (0.45%) WSUS
9 16 (0.42%) CA Wily
10 13 (0.34%) Ansible
11 12 (0.32%) WMI
12 11 (0.29%) Cacti
12 11 (0.29%) logstash
13 10 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (0.21%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.18%) Munin
16 6 (0.16%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 861 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 795 (20.88%) Oracle
3 197 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 170 (4.47%) Citrix
5 158 (4.15%) VMware
6 136 (3.57%) IBM
7 109 (2.86%) Sun
8 100 (2.63%) HP
9 88 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
10 79 (2.08%) SAP
11 64 (1.68%) Sybase
12 59 (1.55%) Bloomberg
13 55 (1.44%) Remedy
14 48 (1.26%) iManage
15 47 (1.23%) Infor
16 39 (1.02%) Hyperion
17 37 (0.97%) JD Edwards
18 36 (0.95%) Cisco
18 36 (0.95%) Informatica
19 34 (0.89%) Charles River
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000.0000 - £22000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + 15% shift allowance & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 Per Annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago