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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
UK / England
Rank 187 162 165
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1387 1991 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.76% 2.09% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.16% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1719 1679
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -40 602 £45,000 -5.26% 57
South East -7 271 £32,500 -13.33% 23
North West +2 117 £35,000 +25.00% 14
Yorkshire +4 111 £30,000 -3.61% 6
East of England -46 81 £32,500 -13.33% 6
South West -60 73 £32,500 +6.55% 10
East Midlands +42 67 £30,500 +10.90% 12
West Midlands +1 55 £30,500 -3.17% 5
North East +10 11 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1723 (56.31%) SQL
2 993 (32.45%) Windows
3 954 (31.18%) Finance
4 889 (29.05%) ITIL
5 869 (28.40%) SQL Server
6 664 (21.70%) Microsoft
7 615 (20.10%) .NET
8 603 (19.71%) Linux
9 548 (17.91%) Oracle
10 461 (15.07%) Unix
11 449 (14.67%) MS Excel
12 396 (12.94%) Java
13 388 (12.68%) C#
14 381 (12.45%) Degree
15 375 (12.25%) Windows Server
16 320 (10.46%) IIS
17 318 (10.39%) Banking
18 315 (10.29%) XML
19 309 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
20 308 (10.07%) SLA
21 272 (8.89%) CRM
22 261 (8.53%) ERP
23 255 (8.33%) SharePoint
24 242 (7.91%) JavaScript
25 238 (7.78%) Web Services
26 217 (7.09%) HTML
27 209 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
28 204 (6.67%) ASP.NET
29 201 (6.57%) Incident Management
30 196 (6.41%) Retail

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
1 320 (10.46%) IIS
2 255 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 192 (6.27%) Tomcat
4 165 (5.39%) Apache
5 135 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
6 128 (4.18%) JBoss
7 127 (4.15%) WebSphere
8 100 (3.27%) WebLogic
9 45 (1.47%) CMS
10 28 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 25 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (0.72%) Skype for Business
13 20 (0.65%) Confluence
14 18 (0.59%) Alfresco
14 18 (0.59%) Joomla!
15 17 (0.56%) Umbraco
16 15 (0.49%) MS Exchange
17 13 (0.42%) Jetty
17 13 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 449 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 173 (5.65%) MS Office
3 34 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.46%) Acrobat
6 7 (0.23%) MS Project
7 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.13%) Camtasia
9 3 (0.098%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 105 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (1.14%) Maximo
4 26 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
5 21 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.62%) Aligne
7 18 (0.59%) Markit EDM
8 15 (0.49%) RiskWrite
9 14 (0.46%) thinkFolio
10 13 (0.42%) Retail-J
10 13 (0.42%) SAP CO
10 13 (0.42%) SAP FI
10 13 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
11 12 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
12 9 (0.29%) Northgate Housing
12 9 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
13 8 (0.26%) Misys Opics
13 8 (0.26%) Sage 200
13 8 (0.26%) Softmar
14 7 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 125 (4.08%) SaaS
2 64 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (2.06%) Office 365
4 47 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (0.69%) GitHub
6 17 (0.56%) PaaS
7 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.16%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.13%) Akamai
9 4 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.13%) IaaS
10 3 (0.098%) Force.com
11 2 (0.065%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.033%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.033%) Boomi
12 1 (0.033%) G Suite
12 1 (0.033%) iTunes
12 1 (0.033%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 65 (2.12%) HTTP
2 65 (2.12%) Internet
3 58 (1.90%) Firewall
4 32 (1.05%) Intranet
5 30 (0.98%) DNS
6 29 (0.95%) VPN
7 28 (0.92%) SSL
8 22 (0.72%) LDAP
9 21 (0.69%) LAN
10 17 (0.56%) SAN
10 17 (0.56%) Skype
11 16 (0.52%) NAS
12 15 (0.49%) WAN
13 12 (0.39%) SMTP
14 8 (0.26%) Network Security
14 8 (0.26%) Wireshark
15 7 (0.23%) FTP
15 7 (0.23%) WebEx
16 5 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 869 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 188 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 140 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 130 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 122 (3.99%) MySQL
6 103 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 86 (2.81%) Crystal Reports
8 84 (2.75%) Oracle Database
9 69 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 58 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 54 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 51 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
13 49 (1.60%) DB2
14 41 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 36 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
16 32 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.05%) MongoDB
17 29 (0.95%) MS Access
18 20 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
18 20 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 68 (2.22%) JIRA
2 66 (2.16%) Visual Studio
3 51 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 47 (1.54%) Subversion
6 34 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
7 31 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 25 (0.82%) Git (software)
8 25 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
9 20 (0.65%) Hudson
10 18 (0.59%) Maven
10 18 (0.59%) MSBuild
10 18 (0.59%) TeamCity
11 17 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (0.49%) VersionOne
13 13 (0.42%) JMeter
13 13 (0.42%) Selenium
14 10 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (0.29%) Toad
15 9 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 954 (31.18%) Finance
2 318 (10.39%) Banking
3 196 (6.41%) Retail
4 133 (4.35%) Front Office
5 117 (3.82%) Back Office
6 57 (1.86%) Marketing
7 49 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 48 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 44 (1.44%) Legal
10 43 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 42 (1.37%) Advertising
12 40 (1.31%) Law
13 33 (1.08%) Telecoms
14 31 (1.01%) Publishing
15 28 (0.92%) Billing
16 16 (0.52%) French Language
17 15 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
18 13 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.36%) Dutch Language
20 9 (0.29%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (20.10%) .NET
2 315 (10.29%) XML
3 238 (7.78%) Web Services
4 217 (7.09%) HTML
5 204 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 149 (4.87%) CSS
7 105 (3.43%) Middleware
8 78 (2.55%) FIX Protocol
9 68 (2.22%) J2EE
10 63 (2.06%) SOAP
11 55 (1.80%) jQuery
12 47 (1.54%) AngularJS
13 46 (1.50%) JSON
14 43 (1.41%) XSLT
15 39 (1.27%) JSP
16 36 (1.18%) .NET Framework
17 31 (1.01%) MSMQ
17 31 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
18 28 (0.92%) EDI
19 26 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 309 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 105 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 89 (2.91%) iSeries
5 81 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 63 (2.06%) Equities
7 57 (1.86%) Derivative
8 56 (1.83%) Fixed Income
9 55 (1.80%) AS400
10 54 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 53 (1.73%) EPoS
12 42 (1.37%) Hedge funds
13 34 (1.11%) Fintech
14 30 (0.98%) SWIFT
15 25 (0.82%) iPad
15 25 (0.82%) Mobile App
16 20 (0.65%) Clustering
17 18 (0.59%) Blackberry
18 16 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
19 15 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 993 (32.45%) Windows
2 603 (19.71%) Linux
3 461 (15.07%) Unix
4 375 (12.25%) Windows Server
5 111 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 75 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 72 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 62 (2.03%) Android
9 62 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 59 (1.93%) CentOS
11 36 (1.18%) Solaris
12 32 (1.05%) Windows 7
13 17 (0.56%) AIX
14 15 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.39%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.29%) HPUX
17 5 (0.16%) SUSE
18 4 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 889 (29.05%) ITIL
2 272 (8.89%) CRM
3 261 (8.53%) ERP
4 209 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (6.57%) Incident Management
6 188 (6.14%) Problem Management
7 162 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
8 160 (5.23%) Service Delivery
9 139 (4.54%) Change Management
10 125 (4.08%) Service Management
11 121 (3.95%) Analytics
11 121 (3.95%) E-Commerce
12 114 (3.73%) Project Management
13 106 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
14 99 (3.24%) Configuration Management
15 97 (3.17%) Release Management
16 88 (2.88%) User Acceptance Testing
17 87 (2.84%) SDLC
18 86 (2.81%) Continuous Improvement
19 83 (2.71%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1723 (56.31%) SQL
2 396 (12.94%) Java
3 388 (12.68%) C#
4 242 (7.91%) JavaScript
5 187 (6.11%) PowerShell
6 164 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 148 (4.84%) Python
8 138 (4.51%) Perl
9 109 (3.56%) Shell Script
10 104 (3.40%) Bash Shell
11 94 (3.07%) PHP
12 87 (2.84%) VB
13 73 (2.39%) PL/SQL
14 70 (2.29%) VB.NET
15 54 (1.76%) C++
16 52 (1.70%) VBA
17 47 (1.54%) C
18 43 (1.41%) VBScript
19 42 (1.37%) RPG
20 38 (1.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 381 (12.45%) Degree
2 95 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
3 63 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (1.86%) Security Cleared
5 55 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 36 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 23 (0.75%) CISSP
8 21 (0.69%) MCSE
9 20 (0.65%) CEH
10 18 (0.59%) MCP
11 17 (0.56%) GCIA
11 17 (0.56%) MCSA
12 14 (0.46%) HND
13 12 (0.39%) MCSD
13 12 (0.39%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.33%) HNC
14 10 (0.33%) MCAD
15 9 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (0.20%) GCIH
16 6 (0.20%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (10.07%) SLA
2 95 (3.10%) QA
3 37 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 20 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.20%) Basel II
7 6 (0.20%) Basel III
7 6 (0.20%) HL7
8 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.13%) MiFID
9 3 (0.098%) DICOM
9 3 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.065%) EMIR
11 1 (0.033%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 188 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (0.72%) XenApp
5 21 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.36%) Terminal Server
7 10 (0.33%) IMail Server
7 10 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.13%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.13%) vSphere
9 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.098%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.098%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.065%) Docker
11 2 (0.065%) Varnish
11 2 (0.065%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.033%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 74 (2.42%) Nagios
2 71 (2.32%) Puppet
3 46 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (1.21%) Ansible
5 23 (0.75%) Control-M
6 20 (0.65%) SCCM
7 16 (0.52%) Grafana
7 16 (0.52%) OpenAM
8 15 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
9 11 (0.36%) WSUS
10 9 (0.29%) Opsview
10 9 (0.29%) SCOM
11 7 (0.23%) OpenView
12 5 (0.16%) Graphite
12 5 (0.16%) Kibana
13 4 (0.13%) BladeLogic
13 4 (0.13%) Nessus
13 4 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 3 (0.098%) Ganglia
14 3 (0.098%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 664 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 548 (17.91%) Oracle
3 120 (3.92%) IBM
4 97 (3.17%) Citrix
5 92 (3.01%) SAP
6 88 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 75 (2.45%) VMware
8 70 (2.29%) Sybase
9 46 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 42 (1.37%) Sage
11 41 (1.34%) Sun
12 40 (1.31%) Cognos
13 37 (1.21%) Infor
14 35 (1.14%) SolarWinds
15 28 (0.92%) Hyperion
15 28 (0.92%) iManage
16 27 (0.88%) Cisco
17 26 (0.85%) Charles River
17 26 (0.85%) ServiceNow
17 26 (0.85%) Splunk
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