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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 65 92 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.96% 0.62% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.65% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 13
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,098 £24,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,157 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -
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
752 772 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.04% 96.26% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 612 694 525
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
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 24 October 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 +18 3 £27,927 +9.51% 1
Lutterworth - 1 £30,000 -
Market Harborough - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 14 (35.90%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) SAP
5 9 (23.08%) .NET
5 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 9 (23.08%) Supplier Management
6 8 (20.51%) Oracle
6 8 (20.51%) C#
7 7 (17.95%) VBScript
7 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.38%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
10 4 (10.26%) DB2
10 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (10.26%) VB
10 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
10 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
10 4 (10.26%) AIX
10 4 (10.26%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (10.26%) Python
10 4 (10.26%) UNIX
10 4 (10.26%) SLA
10 4 (10.26%) IBM
10 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
10 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
10 4 (10.26%) Middleware
10 4 (10.26%) EAM

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) DB2
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) AIX
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Supplier Management
3 4 (10.26%) EAM
3 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (10.26%) Coaching
3 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) VBScript
4 4 (10.26%) VB
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.26%) Korn
4 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) SAP
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
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