The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 66 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.26% 1.48% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.52% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 28
Median salary £47,500 £29,168 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.85% -19.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £18,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £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 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
627 659 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.74% 97.63% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 572 561 526
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 5 £57,500 +97.13%
Loughborough -13 1 £22,500 +25.00%
Market Harborough - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Leicestershire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 40 (80.00%) ITIL
2 33 (66.00%) SLA
2 33 (66.00%) Retail
3 30 (60.00%) Oracle
4 29 (58.00%) EPoS
4 29 (58.00%) Finance
5 27 (54.00%) Service Delivery
6 26 (52.00%) Supplier Management
7 22 (44.00%) Retail-J
7 22 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (44.00%) Hyperion
7 22 (44.00%) CODA
8 21 (42.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
10 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (14.00%) ProC
10 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (14.00%) Retek
10 7 (14.00%) Unix
10 7 (14.00%) AIX
10 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
10 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
11 5 (10.00%) Security Operations
11 5 (10.00%) CRM
11 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.00%) Service Management
11 5 (10.00%) LANSA
11 5 (10.00%) Smartphone
11 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (10.00%) Release Management

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SNMP
1 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) ProC
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (66.00%) Retail
2 29 (58.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) EPoS
2 5 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) AIX
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) ITIL
2 27 (54.00%) Service Delivery
3 26 (52.00%) Supplier Management
4 22 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (42.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.00%) CRM
6 5 (10.00%) Release Management
6 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 5 (10.00%) Service Management
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (2.00%) ERP
9 1 (2.00%) Line Management
9 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) VB
3 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (66.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Oracle
2 22 (44.00%) CODA
2 22 (44.00%) Hyperion
3 7 (14.00%) Retek
4 5 (10.00%) LANSA
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft