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 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
Rank 162 148 158
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1930 2229 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.17% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.26% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1988 2004
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,987 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
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
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
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 July 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 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 -29 895 £45,000 -10.00% 82
South East +26 436 £37,500 +25.00% 35
East of England +14 141 £35,000 -2.77% 20
Yorkshire +33 130 £34,500 +6.15% 13
North West +71 118 £36,000 +16.12% 14
South West -12 92 £27,500 +5.76% 8
West Midlands -60 61 £30,000 -14.28% 14
East Midlands +1 51 £40,000 +23.07% 10
North East +12 15 £35,000 +48.93% 1
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2338 (59.80%) SQL
2 1324 (33.86%) SQL Server
3 1249 (31.94%) Finance
4 1228 (31.41%) Windows
5 1098 (28.08%) ITIL
6 922 (23.58%) Microsoft
7 849 (21.71%) .NET
8 830 (21.23%) Oracle
9 789 (20.18%) Linux
10 587 (15.01%) Unix
11 564 (14.42%) MS Excel
12 560 (14.32%) Degree
13 542 (13.86%) Java
14 492 (12.58%) Windows Server
15 482 (12.33%) IIS
16 461 (11.79%) C#
17 422 (10.79%) SLA
18 418 (10.69%) XML
19 402 (10.28%) HTML
20 384 (9.82%) CRM
21 373 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
22 372 (9.51%) JavaScript
23 342 (8.75%) Web Services
24 336 (8.59%) Banking
25 327 (8.36%) Tomcat
26 320 (8.18%) ASP.NET
27 318 (8.13%) SharePoint
28 310 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 298 (7.62%) Apache
30 295 (7.54%) 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
1 482 (12.33%) IIS
2 327 (8.36%) Tomcat
3 318 (8.13%) SharePoint
4 298 (7.62%) Apache
5 217 (5.55%) WebSphere
6 211 (5.40%) JBoss
7 160 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
8 140 (3.58%) WebLogic
9 93 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 90 (2.30%) CMS
11 66 (1.69%) Confluence
12 35 (0.90%) WordPress
13 27 (0.69%) MQSeries
14 24 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 22 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
16 21 (0.54%) nginx
17 17 (0.43%) MS Exchange
18 16 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 15 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
20 13 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 564 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 259 (6.62%) MS Office
3 33 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.38%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.13%) MS Project
8 3 (0.077%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.026%) CATIA
10 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 147 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (1.51%) Markit EDM
3 36 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 36 (0.92%) thinkFolio
4 35 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
5 30 (0.77%) LatentZero
6 28 (0.72%) Maximo
7 26 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
8 25 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
9 22 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
10 20 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 18 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
11 18 (0.46%) Salerio
12 17 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
13 15 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
14 14 (0.36%) Aligne
14 14 (0.36%) MetaTrader
15 13 (0.33%) Misys Opics
15 13 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 173 (4.42%) SaaS
2 141 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (1.41%) Office 365
4 32 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (0.56%) PaaS
6 15 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.31%) IaaS
8 11 (0.28%) GitHub
9 7 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.10%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.051%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.051%) Joyent
11 2 (0.051%) Taleo
12 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.026%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.026%) FinancialForce.com
12 1 (0.026%) Force.com
12 1 (0.026%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.026%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 166 (4.25%) HTTP
2 150 (3.84%) TCP/IP
3 149 (3.81%) Firewall
4 107 (2.74%) Internet
5 96 (2.46%) DNS
5 96 (2.46%) LDAP
6 82 (2.10%) NAS
7 75 (1.92%) SAN
8 51 (1.30%) Intranet
9 49 (1.25%) SSL
10 41 (1.05%) FTP
11 39 (1.00%) VPN
12 31 (0.79%) SMTP
13 25 (0.64%) DHCP
14 24 (0.61%) LAN
15 17 (0.43%) WAN
16 14 (0.36%) SNMP
16 14 (0.36%) Wireshark
17 13 (0.33%) NetScaler
17 13 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1324 (33.86%) SQL Server
2 310 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 237 (6.06%) MySQL
4 203 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 197 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 170 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 135 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 103 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 91 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
10 83 (2.12%) Oracle Database
11 75 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
12 70 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
13 55 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
14 52 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
15 48 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
17 29 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
18 27 (0.69%) MS Access
19 23 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
20 17 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 116 (2.97%) JIRA
2 109 (2.79%) Subversion
3 54 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 43 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
5 37 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (0.79%) Toad
7 30 (0.77%) Jenkins
8 28 (0.72%) Git (software)
9 13 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (0.31%) Maven
10 12 (0.31%) TeamCity
11 11 (0.28%) PowerBuilder
11 11 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.23%) Gradle
13 8 (0.20%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.20%) MSI
13 8 (0.20%) WinDbg
14 7 (0.18%) Firebug
15 5 (0.13%) MSBuild
General
1 1249 (31.94%) Finance
2 336 (8.59%) Banking
3 247 (6.32%) Retail
4 186 (4.76%) Front Office
5 138 (3.53%) Law
6 119 (3.04%) Back Office
7 104 (2.66%) Legal
8 74 (1.89%) Investment Banking
9 59 (1.51%) Telecoms
10 56 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 55 (1.41%) Advertising
12 54 (1.38%) Marketing
13 49 (1.25%) Publishing
14 42 (1.07%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.77%) French Language
16 28 (0.72%) German Language
17 19 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
17 19 (0.49%) Private Banking
17 19 (0.49%) Spanish Language
18 18 (0.46%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 849 (21.71%) .NET
2 418 (10.69%) XML
3 402 (10.28%) HTML
4 342 (8.75%) Web Services
5 320 (8.18%) ASP.NET
6 255 (6.52%) CSS
7 116 (2.97%) Middleware
8 103 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
8 103 (2.63%) LAMP
9 100 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 99 (2.53%) jQuery
11 91 (2.33%) SOAP
12 72 (1.84%) J2EE
13 70 (1.79%) .NET Framework
14 64 (1.64%) REST
15 55 (1.41%) XSLT
16 51 (1.30%) WCF
17 49 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
18 46 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 38 (0.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 373 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 195 (4.99%) Computer Science
3 142 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
4 135 (3.45%) Equities
5 130 (3.32%) Derivative
6 119 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 98 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 92 (2.35%) Fixed Income
9 68 (1.74%) Client/Server
10 63 (1.61%) Hedge funds
10 63 (1.61%) Mathematics
11 59 (1.51%) iPad
12 44 (1.13%) SWIFT
13 43 (1.10%) Driving Licence
14 42 (1.07%) Fintech
15 29 (0.74%) Blackberry
15 29 (0.74%) Physics
16 26 (0.66%) iSeries
17 25 (0.64%) Clustering
17 25 (0.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1228 (31.41%) Windows
2 789 (20.18%) Linux
3 587 (15.01%) Unix
4 492 (12.58%) Windows Server
5 186 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 171 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 159 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 103 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 85 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (1.15%) CentOS
11 36 (0.92%) Solaris
12 26 (0.66%) AIX
13 24 (0.61%) Android
13 24 (0.61%) Windows XP
14 23 (0.59%) Windows 8
15 19 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 19 (0.49%) Windows 10
16 11 (0.28%) Debian
17 10 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1098 (28.08%) ITIL
2 384 (9.82%) CRM
3 254 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (6.24%) ERP
5 218 (5.58%) Problem Management
6 214 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 197 (5.04%) Service Management
8 179 (4.58%) Incident Management
9 161 (4.12%) Project Management
10 158 (4.04%) Service Delivery
11 148 (3.79%) Business Intelligence
12 147 (3.76%) Change Management
13 146 (3.73%) Asset Management
14 142 (3.63%) MVC
15 137 (3.50%) Investment Management
16 135 (3.45%) E-Commerce
17 125 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 110 (2.81%) Web Development
19 109 (2.79%) Release Management
20 108 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2338 (59.80%) SQL
2 542 (13.86%) Java
3 461 (11.79%) C#
4 372 (9.51%) JavaScript
5 295 (7.54%) PowerShell
6 287 (7.34%) Perl
7 243 (6.21%) T-SQL
8 205 (5.24%) Bash Shell
9 154 (3.94%) PL/SQL
10 143 (3.66%) Python
11 138 (3.53%) VB
12 120 (3.07%) PHP
13 117 (2.99%) VB.NET
14 113 (2.89%) VBA
15 84 (2.15%) Shell Script
16 70 (1.79%) VBScript
17 55 (1.41%) C
18 54 (1.38%) C++
19 33 (0.84%) Ruby
20 28 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 560 (14.32%) Degree
2 155 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
3 98 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 69 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 68 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 26 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 24 (0.61%) MCSA
9 15 (0.38%) MCT
10 14 (0.36%) MCSE
11 12 (0.31%) MCP
12 10 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.18%) HNC
13 7 (0.18%) MCTS
13 7 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.10%) RHCE
14 4 (0.10%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.077%) MCITP
16 2 (0.051%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 422 (10.79%) SLA
2 107 (2.74%) QA
3 29 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.18%) SEPA
7 5 (0.13%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.10%) HL7
9 2 (0.051%) DICOM
9 2 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.051%) FATCA
9 2 (0.051%) GxP
9 2 (0.051%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.051%) MiFID
10 1 (0.026%) COBIT
System Software
1 287 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 101 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
3 90 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 30 (0.77%) XenApp
6 27 (0.69%) Terminal Server
7 22 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.36%) IMail Server
9 14 (0.36%) XenServer
10 10 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.20%) Squid
11 8 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.18%) DFS Replication
12 7 (0.18%) Varnish
12 7 (0.18%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 182 (4.65%) Puppet
2 124 (3.17%) Control-M
3 83 (2.12%) OpenAM
4 64 (1.64%) OpenView
5 62 (1.59%) SCCM
6 51 (1.30%) Nagios
7 26 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (0.64%) CA Wily
9 22 (0.56%) logstash
10 21 (0.54%) SCOM
11 17 (0.43%) WMI
11 17 (0.43%) WSUS
12 13 (0.33%) Backup Exec
13 10 (0.26%) Cacti
14 8 (0.20%) Ansible
14 8 (0.20%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 6 (0.15%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
16 6 (0.15%) Munin
Vendors
1 922 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 830 (21.23%) Oracle
3 187 (4.78%) Red Hat
4 172 (4.40%) VMware
5 154 (3.94%) Citrix
6 130 (3.32%) Sun
7 123 (3.15%) IBM
8 118 (3.02%) HP
9 106 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
10 91 (2.33%) SAP
11 75 (1.92%) Bloomberg
12 66 (1.69%) iManage
13 62 (1.59%) Remedy
14 50 (1.28%) Sybase
15 45 (1.15%) Charles River
16 40 (1.02%) Infor
17 36 (0.92%) CA
17 36 (0.92%) Reuters
18 35 (0.90%) Hyperion
19 34 (0.87%) JD Edwards
Bedfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: BONUS
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: 30000
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + pension, medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
networx
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday