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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 164 149 164
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1875 2149 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.04% 2.13% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.21% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 1884 1978
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
88468 97240 109425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75248 80665 90432
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -38 840 £47,500 -5.00% 79
South East +19 424 £35,000 +16.66% 43
Yorkshire +36 157 £31,000 +2.79% 15
East of England -8 123 £36,000 +2.85% 10
South West -15 104 £27,500 -8.33% 10
West Midlands -21 93 £30,000 +5.07% 5
North West +51 92 £35,000 -6.66% 12
East Midlands +6 54 £32,500 -1.64% 6
North East -13 3 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 2259 (58.46%) SQL
2 1261 (32.63%) SQL Server
3 1191 (30.82%) Finance
4 1173 (30.36%) Windows
5 1054 (27.28%) ITIL
6 899 (23.27%) Oracle
6 899 (23.27%) Microsoft
7 867 (22.44%) .NET
8 712 (18.43%) Linux
9 611 (15.81%) Unix
10 570 (14.75%) Java
11 559 (14.47%) Degree
12 539 (13.95%) MS Excel
13 489 (12.66%) C#
14 479 (12.40%) IIS
15 462 (11.96%) SLA
16 431 (11.15%) Windows Server
17 404 (10.46%) XML
18 391 (10.12%) HTML
19 372 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
20 367 (9.50%) JavaScript
21 350 (9.06%) CRM
22 331 (8.57%) ASP.NET
23 321 (8.31%) Tomcat
24 291 (7.53%) Web Services
25 290 (7.51%) CSS
25 290 (7.51%) Banking
26 287 (7.43%) SharePoint
27 272 (7.04%) PowerShell
28 268 (6.94%) Active Directory

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
1 479 (12.40%) IIS
2 321 (8.31%) Tomcat
3 287 (7.43%) SharePoint
4 251 (6.50%) Apache
5 196 (5.07%) JBoss
6 191 (4.94%) WebSphere
7 140 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
8 117 (3.03%) WebLogic
9 82 (2.12%) CMS
10 59 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 49 (1.27%) Confluence
12 41 (1.06%) WordPress
13 28 (0.72%) Node.js
14 27 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
16 19 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
17 17 (0.44%) MS Exchange
18 16 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
19 13 (0.34%) Jadu
19 13 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 539 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 261 (6.75%) MS Office
3 23 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 7 (0.18%) MS Project
8 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.10%) Revit
10 3 (0.078%) MicroStation
10 3 (0.078%) ProjectWise
11 2 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.026%) CATIA
12 1 (0.026%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 104 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 47 (1.22%) Markit EDM
4 44 (1.14%) thinkFolio
5 40 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
6 36 (0.93%) Eagle PACE
7 31 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
8 28 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
9 27 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
10 25 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
11 22 (0.57%) Salerio
12 21 (0.54%) LatentZero
13 19 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
14 17 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
15 14 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
15 14 (0.36%) SAP ERP
16 13 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 13 (0.34%) SAP SD
17 12 (0.31%) Misys Opics
18 11 (0.28%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 136 (3.52%) SaaS
2 118 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (1.40%) Office 365
4 28 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (0.62%) IaaS
6 21 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.23%) Joyent
8 7 (0.18%) GitHub
9 5 (0.13%) PaaS
10 4 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.10%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.078%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.078%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.078%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.078%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.052%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.052%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (3.29%) TCP/IP
2 119 (3.08%) Firewall
3 107 (2.77%) HTTP
4 84 (2.17%) LDAP
5 83 (2.15%) DNS
6 68 (1.76%) Internet
7 66 (1.71%) NAS
8 56 (1.45%) SAN
9 43 (1.11%) Intranet
10 42 (1.09%) FTP
11 33 (0.85%) Wireshark
12 31 (0.80%) SSL
13 26 (0.67%) VPN
14 24 (0.62%) SNMP
15 22 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (0.54%) DHCP
17 20 (0.52%) SMTP
18 14 (0.36%) LAN
19 12 (0.31%) WAN
20 10 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1261 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 257 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 211 (5.46%) MySQL
4 198 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 179 (4.63%) Relational Database
6 157 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 124 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
8 111 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 84 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 83 (2.15%) Oracle Database
11 76 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
12 69 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
13 66 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
14 45 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
15 44 (1.14%) Oracle Discoverer
16 40 (1.04%) MS Access
17 35 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (0.67%) NoSQL
19 22 (0.57%) Hadoop
20 21 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 112 (2.90%) JIRA
2 81 (2.10%) Subversion
3 51 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
3 51 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 32 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 31 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (0.78%) Toad
7 22 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 15 (0.39%) Firebug
9 13 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
10 12 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.23%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.23%) Maven
13 9 (0.23%) ProC
14 8 (0.21%) Gradle
14 8 (0.21%) MSI
15 6 (0.16%) MSBuild
General
1 1191 (30.82%) Finance
2 290 (7.51%) Banking
3 242 (6.26%) Retail
4 199 (5.15%) Front Office
5 132 (3.42%) Law
6 103 (2.67%) Legal
7 98 (2.54%) Back Office
8 89 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 62 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 56 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 45 (1.16%) Advertising
12 43 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 43 (1.11%) Marketing
13 39 (1.01%) Publishing
14 33 (0.85%) French Language
15 22 (0.57%) German Language
16 21 (0.54%) Billing
17 15 (0.39%) Spanish Language
18 14 (0.36%) Electronics
18 14 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 867 (22.44%) .NET
2 404 (10.46%) XML
3 391 (10.12%) HTML
4 331 (8.57%) ASP.NET
5 291 (7.53%) Web Services
6 290 (7.51%) CSS
7 111 (2.87%) jQuery
8 110 (2.85%) SOAP
9 107 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 103 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
11 93 (2.41%) Middleware
11 93 (2.41%) REST
12 91 (2.36%) LAMP
13 57 (1.48%) J2EE
14 53 (1.37%) WCF
15 48 (1.24%) HTML5
16 47 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 47 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
17 45 (1.16%) .NET Framework
18 43 (1.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 372 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 125 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 121 (3.13%) Equities
5 116 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 106 (2.74%) Hedge funds
7 102 (2.64%) Derivative
8 98 (2.54%) Fixed Income
9 88 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 67 (1.73%) Client/Server
11 57 (1.48%) Mathematics
12 39 (1.01%) Fintech
12 39 (1.01%) SWIFT
13 38 (0.98%) Driving Licence
13 38 (0.98%) iPad
13 38 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 31 (0.80%) Clustering
15 29 (0.75%) Blackberry
16 24 (0.62%) NHS
17 23 (0.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1173 (30.36%) Windows
2 712 (18.43%) Linux
3 611 (15.81%) Unix
4 431 (11.15%) Windows Server
5 139 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 130 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 124 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 109 (2.82%) Windows 7
9 70 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 56 (1.45%) Solaris
11 52 (1.35%) Android
12 38 (0.98%) Apple iOS
13 36 (0.93%) AIX
14 22 (0.57%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
16 16 (0.41%) Windows 10
16 16 (0.41%) Windows 8
16 16 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
17 15 (0.39%) CentOS
18 9 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1054 (27.28%) ITIL
2 350 (9.06%) CRM
3 253 (6.55%) ERP
4 248 (6.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 242 (6.26%) Problem Management
6 223 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 200 (5.18%) Service Management
8 182 (4.71%) Incident Management
9 176 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 163 (4.22%) Project Management
11 152 (3.93%) Change Management
12 141 (3.65%) Investment Management
13 136 (3.52%) MVC
14 133 (3.44%) E-Commerce
15 126 (3.26%) Asset Management
16 123 (3.18%) Release Management
17 117 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
18 113 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
19 104 (2.69%) Business Analysis
20 97 (2.51%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2259 (58.46%) SQL
2 570 (14.75%) Java
3 489 (12.66%) C#
4 367 (9.50%) JavaScript
5 272 (7.04%) PowerShell
6 264 (6.83%) Perl
7 219 (5.67%) T-SQL
8 176 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 164 (4.24%) Bash Shell
10 148 (3.83%) VB
11 142 (3.67%) PHP
12 138 (3.57%) VB.NET
13 136 (3.52%) Python
14 107 (2.77%) VBA
15 84 (2.17%) Shell Script
16 69 (1.79%) C++
17 49 (1.27%) VBScript
18 47 (1.22%) C
19 42 (1.09%) Ruby
20 34 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 559 (14.47%) Degree
2 124 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
3 104 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 81 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 80 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 38 (0.98%) MCSA
8 28 (0.72%) MCSE
9 20 (0.52%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 15 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (0.39%) MCP
11 13 (0.34%) Sun Certification
12 10 (0.26%) MCT
13 9 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (0.16%) PMP
15 4 (0.10%) HNC
15 4 (0.10%) MCITP
15 4 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 462 (11.96%) SLA
2 135 (3.49%) QA
3 19 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.10%) COBIT
6 4 (0.10%) HL7
6 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.10%) SEPA
7 2 (0.052%) DICOM
7 2 (0.052%) FATCA
7 2 (0.052%) GxP
7 2 (0.052%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.052%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.052%) MiFID
8 1 (0.026%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 268 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 116 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
4 50 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 32 (0.83%) Terminal Server
6 29 (0.75%) XenApp
7 16 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (0.28%) Terminal Services
8 11 (0.28%) VirtualBox
9 10 (0.26%) IMail Server
9 10 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.26%) Xen
10 9 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.21%) Squid
11 8 (0.21%) XenServer
12 6 (0.16%) DFS Replication
12 6 (0.16%) vSphere
13 5 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.10%) qmail
Systems Management
1 164 (4.24%) Puppet
2 89 (2.30%) Control-M
3 63 (1.63%) SCCM
4 62 (1.60%) OpenAM
5 53 (1.37%) Nagios
6 45 (1.16%) OpenView
7 27 (0.70%) logstash
8 23 (0.60%) CA Wily
9 18 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (0.44%) SCOM
11 13 (0.34%) WMI
12 11 (0.28%) WSUS
13 8 (0.21%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (0.18%) Ansible
14 7 (0.18%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.16%) HAProxy
16 5 (0.13%) Cacti
17 4 (0.10%) Ganglia
17 4 (0.10%) Opsview
Vendors
1 899 (23.27%) Microsoft
1 899 (23.27%) Oracle
2 199 (5.15%) VMware
3 147 (3.80%) Citrix
4 143 (3.70%) IBM
5 130 (3.36%) Red Hat
6 119 (3.08%) Sun
7 93 (2.41%) HP
7 93 (2.41%) SAP
8 88 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 70 (1.81%) Bloomberg
10 60 (1.55%) iManage
11 58 (1.50%) Charles River
12 47 (1.22%) Remedy
12 47 (1.22%) Retek
13 44 (1.14%) MuleSoft
14 42 (1.09%) Demandware
15 38 (0.98%) Sybase
16 37 (0.96%) Reuters
17 35 (0.91%) CA
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 28,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + strong bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance + bonus + benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + big bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + pension, health care etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £24000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + healthcare & pension
Posted: 3 days ago