The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 35 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 22 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.90% - 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% - 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 - £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £25,619
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
369 547 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.93% 97.68% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 325 464 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 December 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title.

1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) .NET
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 6 (23.08%) SLA
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (23.08%) Retail
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix
7 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
7 5 (19.23%) Google
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
9 3 (11.54%) EDI
9 3 (11.54%) Retek
9 3 (11.54%) EFT
9 3 (11.54%) Essbase
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (11.54%) Retail-J
10 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
10 2 (7.69%) VBScript
10 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 2 (7.69%) Cognos
10 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
1 1 (3.85%) Drupal
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (11.54%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) Essbase
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (3.85%) DTS
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) EDI
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) EFT
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Logistics
3 1 (3.85%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) System Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
2 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
3 3 (11.54%) Retek
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Northgate
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