The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 36 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 27 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.96% 0.74% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 0.75% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 7
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £27,798
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Applications Support
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 401 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.79% 98.77% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 393 317 397
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Leicester region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Leicester

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Leicester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) ITIL
2 21 (75.00%) Retail
2 21 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 21 (75.00%) EPoS
3 20 (71.43%) SLA
3 20 (71.43%) Finance
4 18 (64.29%) Supplier Management
5 17 (60.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (53.57%) CODA
6 15 (53.57%) Retail-J
6 15 (53.57%) Hyperion
6 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 4 (14.29%) Unix
8 4 (14.29%) AIX
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 4 (14.29%) ProC
8 4 (14.29%) Retek
9 3 (10.71%) CRM
9 3 (10.71%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
10 2 (7.14%) Line Management
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.14%) Change Management
11 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
11 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SNMP
1 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 21 (75.00%) Retail
2 20 (71.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) AIX
1 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) ITIL
2 21 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 18 (64.29%) Supplier Management
4 17 (60.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) ETL
8 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (71.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) CODA
2 15 (53.57%) Hyperion
3 4 (14.29%) Retek
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft