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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
North West / Manchester
Rank 155 127 159
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 50 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 1.59% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.64% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 31
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £24,750 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Stockport - 8 £37,500 -
Altrincham - 7 £19,750 - 2
Heywood - 3 £21,000 - 1
Salford -1 1 £22,000 -
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 49 (40.16%) SQL
2 38 (31.15%) SQL Server
3 37 (30.33%) ITIL
4 33 (27.05%) Linux
4 33 (27.05%) Finance
5 28 (22.95%) .NET
6 26 (21.31%) Windows
7 24 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (13.93%) iPad
8 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
9 16 (13.11%) C#
10 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
10 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
11 13 (10.66%) SLA
11 13 (10.66%) Java
12 12 (9.84%) WebLogic
12 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET
12 12 (9.84%) Unix
13 11 (9.02%) Incident Management
13 11 (9.02%) Oracle
13 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
13 11 (9.02%) IIS
14 10 (8.20%) VPN
14 10 (8.20%) Change Management
14 10 (8.20%) Degree
14 10 (8.20%) Problem Management
14 10 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
15 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
15 9 (7.38%) VB.NET

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 (9.84%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.02%) IIS
2 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.74%) JBoss
4 6 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.10%) Apache
6 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Office
2 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.82%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.82%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) VPN
2 5 (4.10%) DNS
3 1 (0.82%) HTTP
3 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.82%) Big Data
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.82%) Firebug
General
1 33 (27.05%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.64%) Law
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.95%) .NET
2 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.10%) WCF
4 4 (3.28%) Middleware
5 3 (2.46%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.46%) Apache Camel
5 3 (2.46%) CSS
5 3 (2.46%) HTML
5 3 (2.46%) jQuery
5 3 (2.46%) Web Services
6 2 (1.64%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.82%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.93%) iPad
3 10 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.46%) Clustering
4 3 (2.46%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.64%) CMDB
5 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Linux
2 26 (21.31%) Windows
3 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.84%) Unix
5 7 (5.74%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.92%) CentOS
7 3 (2.46%) Debian
7 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.46%) SUSE
7 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.64%) AIX
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) ITIL
2 11 (9.02%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.20%) Change Management
3 10 (8.20%) Problem Management
4 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.56%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.74%) Release Management
7 6 (4.92%) Application Virtualisation
7 6 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (4.92%) High Availability
7 6 (4.92%) Logistics
7 6 (4.92%) Software Deployment
7 6 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.10%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.28%) Project Management
9 4 (3.28%) Service Management
9 4 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.46%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.16%) SQL
2 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
3 16 (13.11%) C#
4 13 (10.66%) Java
5 9 (7.38%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.56%) Python
7 7 (5.74%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.92%) Ruby
8 6 (4.92%) VBScript
9 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.46%) Perl
10 3 (2.46%) RPG
10 3 (2.46%) RPG IV
11 2 (1.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.92%) MCSA
3 6 (4.92%) MCT
4 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.82%) CCNA
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.82%) MCP
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) Puppet
2 6 (4.92%) SCCM
2 6 (4.92%) WSUS
3 3 (2.46%) Graphite
3 3 (2.46%) Kibana
3 3 (2.46%) logstash
3 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.64%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.64%) Netcool
5 1 (0.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Oracle
3 7 (5.74%) Cisco
4 6 (4.92%) Citrix
4 6 (4.92%) Intel Security
4 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.46%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.46%) IBM
5 3 (2.46%) SAP
6 2 (1.64%) iManage
6 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.64%) VMware
7 1 (0.82%) Epicor
7 1 (0.82%) HP
7 1 (0.82%) Infor
7 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.82%) Pega
7 1 (0.82%) Sage
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