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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 60 56 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.00% 0.50% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.50% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 18
Median salary £55,000 £24,250 £38,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+126.80% -36.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £23,650 £27,648
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £24,850 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

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
400 397 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.00% 99.73%
Number of salaries quoted 388 355 320
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Leicester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 34 (91.89%) ITIL
2 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 29 (78.38%) Retail
3 28 (75.68%) EPoS
4 27 (72.97%) SLA
4 27 (72.97%) Service Delivery
5 26 (70.27%) Finance
6 25 (67.57%) Supplier Management
7 21 (56.76%) Retail-J
7 21 (56.76%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (56.76%) CODA
7 21 (56.76%) Hyperion
7 21 (56.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Unix
9 7 (18.92%) AIX
9 7 (18.92%) Retek
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
9 7 (18.92%) ProC
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
10 4 (10.81%) Degree
10 4 (10.81%) CRM
11 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
11 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.70%) SNMP
11 1 (2.70%) SQL Server

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 (2.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SNMP
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) ProC
General
1 29 (78.38%) Retail
2 26 (70.27%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) EPoS
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) AIX
1 7 (18.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) ITIL
2 27 (72.97%) Service Delivery
3 25 (67.57%) Supplier Management
4 21 (56.76%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (56.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
6 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (72.97%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 21 (56.76%) CODA
2 21 (56.76%) Hyperion
3 7 (18.92%) Retek