The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 135 144 143
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 69 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.85% 1.22% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.28% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 60 42 62
Median salary £37,500 £39,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,900 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Applications Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3622 3438 4136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.61% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 2845 3528
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bolton - 9 £35,000 - 1
Altrincham +7 6 £21,250 -4.49%
Stockport +8 3 £44,250 -1.66% 1
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 84 (57.53%) SQL
2 60 (41.10%) SQL Server
3 53 (36.30%) ITIL
4 46 (31.51%) Finance
5 43 (29.45%) Windows
5 43 (29.45%) .NET
6 39 (26.71%) Linux
7 32 (21.92%) T-SQL
8 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
9 27 (18.49%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (17.12%) C#
11 23 (15.75%) PowerShell
12 22 (15.07%) SLA
12 22 (15.07%) MS Excel
13 21 (14.38%) Unix
14 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET
14 20 (13.70%) JavaScript
15 19 (13.01%) Java
15 19 (13.01%) VPN
16 17 (11.64%) Active Directory
16 17 (11.64%) VBScript
16 17 (11.64%) MS Office
16 17 (11.64%) iPad
16 17 (11.64%) Degree
17 16 (10.96%) Problem Management
17 16 (10.96%) iManage
17 16 (10.96%) Windows Server
17 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (10.27%) Windows 7

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (9.59%) IIS
2 11 (7.53%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.85%) Apache
4 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.11%) JBoss
7 5 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (3.42%) CMS
7 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.64%) MS Office
3 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) VPN
2 8 (5.48%) Internet
3 7 (4.79%) DNS
4 3 (2.05%) WebEx
5 2 (1.37%) HTTP
6 1 (0.68%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.74%) MySQL
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 46 (31.51%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Banking
3 11 (7.53%) Law
4 10 (6.85%) Legal
5 4 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.45%) .NET
2 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.22%) WCF
4 9 (6.16%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.16%) Web Services
5 6 (4.11%) HTML
6 5 (3.42%) CSS
7 4 (2.74%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.74%) Apache Camel
7 4 (2.74%) jQuery
7 4 (2.74%) Middleware
7 4 (2.74%) XML
8 3 (2.05%) FIXML
8 3 (2.05%) J2EE
8 3 (2.05%) SOAP
8 3 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.05%) XSL
9 2 (1.37%) Java EE
9 2 (1.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
1 27 (18.49%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (11.64%) iPad
3 5 (3.42%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.05%) CMDB
4 3 (2.05%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.05%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.45%) Windows
2 39 (26.71%) Linux
3 21 (14.38%) Unix
4 16 (10.96%) Windows Server
5 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.48%) CentOS
6 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Debian
9 1 (0.68%) SUSE
9 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.30%) ITIL
2 16 (10.96%) Problem Management
3 14 (9.59%) Software Deployment
4 13 (8.90%) Incident Management
5 12 (8.22%) Release Management
5 12 (8.22%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.53%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.53%) Workflow
7 10 (6.85%) Change Management
7 10 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.16%) Application Virtualisation
9 7 (4.79%) High Availability
10 6 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.11%) Time Management
11 5 (3.42%) Document Management
11 5 (3.42%) Expense Management
12 4 (2.74%) Business Transformation
12 4 (2.74%) ITSM
12 4 (2.74%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (57.53%) SQL
2 32 (21.92%) T-SQL
3 25 (17.12%) C#
4 23 (15.75%) PowerShell
5 20 (13.70%) JavaScript
6 19 (13.01%) Java
7 17 (11.64%) VBScript
8 12 (8.22%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.42%) Perl
9 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.74%) Python
11 2 (1.37%) PHP
11 2 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (9.59%) MCSA
3 14 (9.59%) MCT
4 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.68%) CCNA
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.68%) MCP
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) RHCT
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.07%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (9.59%) SCCM
2 9 (6.16%) WSUS
3 6 (4.11%) WMI
4 3 (2.05%) Puppet
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.96%) iManage
3 14 (9.59%) Citrix
4 11 (7.53%) Oracle
5 10 (6.85%) Cisco
6 9 (6.16%) Intel Security
7 5 (3.42%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.74%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.74%) Remedy
9 3 (2.05%) Alias
9 3 (2.05%) BMC
9 3 (2.05%) IBM
10 2 (1.37%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.37%) Infor
10 2 (1.37%) Pega
10 2 (1.37%) VMware
11 1 (0.68%) Epicor
11 1 (0.68%) HP
11 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.68%) Sun
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