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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
North West / Manchester
Rank 146 126 137
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 48 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.31% 1.49% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.55% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 51
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

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
3558 3091 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 96.08% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 2584 3286
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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
Altrincham 0 9 £19,750 -12.22% 1
Stockport +14 4 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Bolton - 4 £33,000 -
Oldham - 1 £55,000 - 1
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 63 (48.46%) SQL
2 51 (39.23%) SQL Server
3 43 (33.08%) ITIL
4 36 (27.69%) Finance
5 32 (24.62%) Windows
6 29 (22.31%) .NET
7 28 (21.54%) Linux
8 24 (18.46%) T-SQL
9 23 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
11 19 (14.62%) SLA
11 19 (14.62%) C#
12 17 (13.08%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (12.31%) Windows Server
13 16 (12.31%) iPad
13 16 (12.31%) Java
13 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
14 15 (11.54%) VPN
15 13 (10.00%) Active Directory
15 13 (10.00%) PowerShell
16 12 (9.23%) Problem Management
16 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (9.23%) Oracle
16 12 (9.23%) IIS
16 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery
17 11 (8.46%) Change Management
17 11 (8.46%) VB.NET
17 11 (8.46%) Tomcat
17 11 (8.46%) Release Management
17 11 (8.46%) Incident Management

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 12 (9.23%) IIS
2 11 (8.46%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.38%) JBoss
4 6 (4.62%) Apache
4 6 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 10 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) VPN
2 6 (4.62%) DNS
3 3 (2.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (39.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.38%) MySQL
3 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Banking
2 6 (4.62%) Law
3 3 (2.31%) Legal
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.31%) .NET
2 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.15%) WCF
4 5 (3.85%) Middleware
4 5 (3.85%) Web Services
5 4 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.08%) Apache Camel
5 4 (3.08%) CSS
5 4 (3.08%) jQuery
6 2 (1.54%) HTML
6 2 (1.54%) Java EE
6 2 (1.54%) JSON
7 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.08%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (12.31%) iPad
4 3 (2.31%) CMDB
4 3 (2.31%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.54%) Clustering
5 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.77%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.62%) Windows
2 28 (21.54%) Linux
3 16 (12.31%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.46%) Windows 7
5 10 (7.69%) Unix
6 7 (5.38%) CentOS
7 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.77%) AIX
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.08%) ITIL
2 12 (9.23%) Problem Management
2 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery
3 11 (8.46%) Change Management
3 11 (8.46%) Incident Management
3 11 (8.46%) Release Management
4 10 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 9 (6.92%) Application Virtualisation
5 9 (6.92%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.38%) High Availability
7 7 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.38%) Workflow
8 6 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.62%) Time Management
9 4 (3.08%) Business Transformation
9 4 (3.08%) Service Desk Management
9 4 (3.08%) Service Management
10 3 (2.31%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.46%) SQL
2 24 (18.46%) T-SQL
3 19 (14.62%) C#
4 16 (12.31%) Java
5 13 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.46%) VB.NET
7 10 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.69%) VBScript
8 5 (3.85%) Python
8 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.08%) Perl
10 3 (2.31%) Ruby
11 2 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.69%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) MCSA
2 10 (7.69%) MCT
3 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.77%) CCNA
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.77%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.77%) MCP
4 1 (0.77%) MCSE
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) SCCM
2 9 (6.92%) WSUS
3 3 (2.31%) Puppet
3 3 (2.31%) WMI
4 1 (0.77%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.77%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle
3 10 (7.69%) Cisco
3 10 (7.69%) Citrix
4 9 (6.92%) Intel Security
5 7 (5.38%) iManage
6 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.54%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.54%) VMware
8 1 (0.77%) Epicor
8 1 (0.77%) HP
8 1 (0.77%) Infor
8 1 (0.77%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.77%) Pega
8 1 (0.77%) Sage
8 1 (0.77%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Dental
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