The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 67 44 95
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 29 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.14% 4.15% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 4.19% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 3
Average salary £22,750 £32,500 £65,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -50.38%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Applications Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
675 692 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.88% 99.14% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 588 548 683
Average salary £41,543 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.85% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coalville -5 3 £22,000 -36.23% 1
Leicester -13 2 £24,250 -28.67% 1
Loughborough +1 1 £18,000 -20.00%
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (43.48%) Retail
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) ERP
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) IIS
6 3 (13.04%) VBScript
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 3 (13.04%) EPoS
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) MS Office
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Documentum
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (43.48%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
1 3 (13.04%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Retalix
Coalville, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago