The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 30 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.21% 0.31% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 0.33% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £25,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
Applications Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 302 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.37% 94.97% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 200 232 177
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Solihull

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Solihull

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) ETRM
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) LAMP
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ETRM
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
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