The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Solihull region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 32 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.66% 2.72% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 2.88% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
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 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
275 243 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 98.57% 94.55% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 248 211 226
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

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 20 February 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Solihull

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

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

1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) IIS
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (28.00%) Migration
6 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
6 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (24.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.00%) Citrix
8 5 (20.00%) High Availability
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (20.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.00%) Dynatrace
9 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (12.00%) Presales
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (12.00%) LAN
9 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (8.00%) Statistics
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) XenApp
1 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) Dynatrace
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Nimsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Sitecore