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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 165 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1886 2275 2244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.07% 2.21% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.29% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 2024 2044
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
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
87860 99449 108253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.40% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74952 82928 89332
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 £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 2 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 2 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 -41 843 £45,000 -10.00% 70
South East +23 458 £37,500 +25.00% 43
Yorkshire +45 139 £31,000 -4.61% 15
East of England 0 120 £34,500 -1.42% 14
North West +67 106 £35,000 -2.77% 21
South West -1 103 £27,500 -1.78% 17
West Midlands -47 65 £30,000 -7.69% 14
East Midlands +10 52 £33,375 -4.64% 7
North East +1 11 £31,000 +3.33% 1
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 2317 (59.23%) SQL
2 1285 (32.85%) SQL Server
3 1217 (31.11%) Finance
4 1198 (30.62%) Windows
5 1089 (27.84%) ITIL
6 919 (23.49%) Microsoft
7 868 (22.19%) Oracle
8 844 (21.57%) .NET
9 756 (19.33%) Linux
10 596 (15.24%) Unix
11 570 (14.57%) Degree
12 553 (14.14%) MS Excel
13 540 (13.80%) Java
14 481 (12.30%) IIS
15 469 (11.99%) C#
16 462 (11.81%) Windows Server
17 450 (11.50%) SLA
18 404 (10.33%) XML
19 400 (10.22%) HTML
20 375 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
21 360 (9.20%) JavaScript
22 359 (9.18%) CRM
23 321 (8.21%) Banking
24 313 (8.00%) Tomcat
24 313 (8.00%) Web Services
25 309 (7.90%) ASP.NET
26 302 (7.72%) SharePoint
27 295 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 284 (7.26%) PowerShell
29 281 (7.18%) 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
1 481 (12.30%) IIS
2 313 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 302 (7.72%) SharePoint
4 266 (6.80%) Apache
5 198 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 193 (4.93%) JBoss
7 144 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
8 124 (3.17%) WebLogic
9 92 (2.35%) CMS
10 76 (1.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 59 (1.51%) Confluence
12 39 (1.00%) WordPress
13 22 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (0.51%) MQSeries
14 20 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (0.43%) MS Exchange
16 15 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
17 14 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (0.36%) nginx
18 13 (0.33%) Jadu
Applications
1 553 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 255 (6.52%) MS Office
3 26 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.49%) Acrobat
5 19 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.13%) MS Project
7 4 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.026%) CATIA
9 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.026%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 119 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (1.41%) Markit EDM
3 47 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 36 (0.92%) thinkFolio
5 33 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
6 31 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
7 30 (0.77%) Eagle PACE
8 26 (0.66%) LatentZero
9 25 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
10 22 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
11 21 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
12 20 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
13 19 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 19 (0.49%) Salerio
14 17 (0.43%) Maximo
14 17 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
14 17 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
15 14 (0.36%) MetaTrader
16 13 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 13 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 154 (3.94%) SaaS
2 130 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (1.48%) Office 365
4 30 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.41%) IaaS
6 15 (0.38%) PaaS
7 7 (0.18%) GitHub
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.10%) Joyent
9 4 (0.10%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.026%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.026%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.026%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.026%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.026%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.026%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.026%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.026%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 136 (3.48%) HTTP
3 134 (3.43%) Firewall
4 96 (2.45%) Internet
5 93 (2.38%) DNS
6 92 (2.35%) LDAP
7 73 (1.87%) NAS
8 65 (1.66%) SAN
9 51 (1.30%) Intranet
10 41 (1.05%) FTP
10 41 (1.05%) SSL
11 33 (0.84%) VPN
12 28 (0.72%) SMTP
13 26 (0.66%) DHCP
13 26 (0.66%) Wireshark
14 19 (0.49%) SNMP
15 18 (0.46%) LAN
16 17 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
17 15 (0.38%) WAN
18 11 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1285 (32.85%) SQL Server
2 295 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 224 (5.73%) MySQL
4 190 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 188 (4.81%) Relational Database
6 166 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 123 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 109 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
9 93 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 83 (2.12%) Oracle Database
11 79 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
12 66 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
13 60 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 47 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
15 46 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 42 (1.07%) Oracle Discoverer
17 27 (0.69%) MS Access
18 25 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
19 22 (0.56%) NoSQL
19 22 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 113 (2.89%) JIRA
2 96 (2.45%) Subversion
3 54 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 53 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
5 30 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (0.77%) Toad
6 28 (0.72%) Git (software)
7 25 (0.64%) Jenkins
8 14 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
9 13 (0.33%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (0.26%) Firebug
12 10 (0.26%) Maven
13 9 (0.23%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.23%) MSI
14 8 (0.20%) Gradle
14 8 (0.20%) WinDbg
15 6 (0.15%) MSBuild
General
1 1217 (31.11%) Finance
2 321 (8.21%) Banking
3 252 (6.44%) Retail
4 190 (4.86%) Front Office
5 134 (3.43%) Law
6 112 (2.86%) Legal
7 101 (2.58%) Back Office
8 84 (2.15%) Investment Banking
9 59 (1.51%) Telecoms
10 57 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 51 (1.30%) Publishing
12 48 (1.23%) Advertising
13 45 (1.15%) Marketing
14 40 (1.02%) Financial Institution
15 35 (0.89%) French Language
16 27 (0.69%) German Language
17 21 (0.54%) Billing
18 18 (0.46%) Spanish Language
19 16 (0.41%) Dutch Language
19 16 (0.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 844 (21.57%) .NET
2 404 (10.33%) XML
3 400 (10.22%) HTML
4 313 (8.00%) Web Services
5 309 (7.90%) ASP.NET
6 277 (7.08%) CSS
7 110 (2.81%) jQuery
8 106 (2.71%) Middleware
9 103 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
10 102 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 99 (2.53%) SOAP
12 97 (2.48%) LAMP
13 77 (1.97%) REST
14 69 (1.76%) J2EE
15 59 (1.51%) .NET Framework
16 51 (1.30%) WCF
17 50 (1.28%) XSLT
18 49 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 49 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
19 43 (1.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 375 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 127 (3.25%) Equities
4 125 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 124 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 118 (3.02%) Derivative
7 95 (2.43%) Fixed Income
7 95 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 87 (2.22%) Hedge funds
9 69 (1.76%) Client/Server
10 61 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 52 (1.33%) iPad
12 48 (1.23%) SWIFT
13 43 (1.10%) Fintech
14 42 (1.07%) Driving Licence
15 33 (0.84%) Mobile App
16 29 (0.74%) Physics
17 28 (0.72%) Blackberry
18 26 (0.66%) Clustering
19 24 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1198 (30.62%) Windows
2 756 (19.33%) Linux
3 596 (15.24%) Unix
4 462 (11.81%) Windows Server
5 158 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 150 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 143 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 111 (2.84%) Windows 7
9 71 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (1.05%) Solaris
11 35 (0.89%) AIX
12 33 (0.84%) Android
13 31 (0.79%) CentOS
14 26 (0.66%) Apple iOS
15 22 (0.56%) Windows 8
15 22 (0.56%) Windows XP
16 20 (0.51%) Windows 10
17 12 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
18 10 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1089 (27.84%) ITIL
2 359 (9.18%) CRM
3 257 (6.57%) ERP
4 233 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
5 230 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 226 (5.78%) Problem Management
7 213 (5.44%) Service Management
8 176 (4.50%) Incident Management
9 160 (4.09%) Service Delivery
10 158 (4.04%) Project Management
11 149 (3.81%) Change Management
12 142 (3.63%) MVC
13 136 (3.48%) Asset Management
14 135 (3.45%) E-Commerce
15 131 (3.35%) Investment Management
16 129 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
17 119 (3.04%) Release Management
18 113 (2.89%) User Acceptance Testing
19 97 (2.48%) Web Development
20 96 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2317 (59.23%) SQL
2 540 (13.80%) Java
3 469 (11.99%) C#
4 360 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 284 (7.26%) PowerShell
6 264 (6.75%) Perl
7 237 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 191 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 180 (4.60%) PL/SQL
10 140 (3.58%) Python
10 140 (3.58%) VB
11 132 (3.37%) VB.NET
12 123 (3.14%) PHP
13 111 (2.84%) VBA
14 84 (2.15%) Shell Script
15 64 (1.64%) VBScript
16 59 (1.51%) C++
17 47 (1.20%) C
18 32 (0.82%) Korn
18 32 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 570 (14.57%) Degree
2 144 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
3 103 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 80 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 79 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 28 (0.72%) MCSA
8 22 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 21 (0.54%) MCSE
10 13 (0.33%) MCT
11 11 (0.28%) MCP
12 10 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.20%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.13%) HNC
14 5 (0.13%) MCTS
15 3 (0.077%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.077%) MCDST
15 3 (0.077%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 450 (11.50%) SLA
2 119 (3.04%) QA
3 26 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.15%) SEPA
7 5 (0.13%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.077%) HL7
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
10 1 (0.026%) DICOM
10 1 (0.026%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 281 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 106 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
4 41 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.79%) XenApp
6 28 (0.72%) Terminal Server
7 22 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.36%) IMail Server
10 11 (0.28%) XenServer
11 10 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 10 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.26%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.20%) Squid
12 8 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
13 7 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (0.18%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.18%) vSphere
13 7 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 175 (4.47%) Puppet
2 110 (2.81%) Control-M
3 72 (1.84%) OpenAM
4 65 (1.66%) SCCM
5 58 (1.48%) OpenView
6 50 (1.28%) Nagios
7 26 (0.66%) CA Wily
8 23 (0.59%) logstash
9 22 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (0.54%) SCOM
11 15 (0.38%) WMI
11 15 (0.38%) WSUS
12 10 (0.26%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.20%) Ansible
13 8 (0.20%) ZABBIX
14 7 (0.18%) Cacti
15 6 (0.15%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
17 4 (0.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 919 (23.49%) Microsoft
2 868 (22.19%) Oracle
3 188 (4.81%) VMware
4 160 (4.09%) Red Hat
5 151 (3.86%) Citrix
6 133 (3.40%) IBM
7 120 (3.07%) Sun
8 113 (2.89%) HP
9 95 (2.43%) SAP
10 91 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
11 73 (1.87%) Bloomberg
12 66 (1.69%) iManage
13 59 (1.51%) Remedy
14 49 (1.25%) Charles River
15 41 (1.05%) MuleSoft
16 40 (1.02%) Demandware
17 38 (0.97%) CA
17 38 (0.97%) Retek
18 34 (0.87%) Reuters
19 33 (0.84%) Infor
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, Bonus, Free parking
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good Package
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Senitor Associates
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £27000 per annum
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Oxfordshire
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