The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 184 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 96.22% 87.62% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 140 110 186
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in the Midlands

Applications Support
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle