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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 49 95 75
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 32 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.19% 0.33% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 5
Average salary £34,500 £22,500 £24,060
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,700 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £22,500 £25,619
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.83%
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
741 869 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.99% 96.88% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 583 758 631
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,775 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,800 £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 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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicester - 22 £35,000 - 1
Loughborough +3 2 £22,250 -1.11% 1
Coalville - 1 £34,500 -
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 26 (48.15%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 22 (40.74%) ITIL
4 12 (22.22%) .NET
4 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (18.52%) Windows
5 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 10 (18.52%) SLA
6 9 (16.67%) Finance
6 9 (16.67%) SAP
6 9 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 8 (14.81%) Retail
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle
8 6 (11.11%) C#
8 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 6 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (9.26%) Google
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (9.26%) Citrix
9 5 (9.26%) Hyperion
9 5 (9.26%) Cognos Impromptu
9 5 (9.26%) UNIX
9 5 (9.26%) VBScript
10 4 (7.41%) VB
10 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 4 (7.41%) DB2

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.85%) Drupal
2 1 (1.85%) WordPress
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.56%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.26%) Cognos Impromptu
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.41%) DB2
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.56%) Essbase
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) DTS
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.56%) EDI
3 2 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) EFT
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) UNIX
3 4 (7.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
4 3 (5.56%) ERP
4 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (1.85%) CRM
6 1 (1.85%) Change Management
6 1 (1.85%) MVC
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.85%) Logistics
6 1 (1.85%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) C#
3 5 (9.26%) VBScript
4 4 (7.41%) VB
4 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.41%) Korn
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) SAP
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix
4 5 (9.26%) Hyperion
4 5 (9.26%) Google
5 4 (7.41%) IBM
6 3 (5.56%) Retek
7 2 (3.70%) Cognos
8 1 (1.85%) Northgate
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