The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 233 248 251
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.062% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.064% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
Applications Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5430 6226 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.52% 96.77% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 5068 5503
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Manchester +9 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Applications Support Specialist 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 North West region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata