The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.36% 3.22% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 3.41% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 26
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,700 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 850 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.13% 94.34% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 443 766 920
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Bedfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Bedfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Bedfordshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Luton -9 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Bedford +8 2 £21,500 -38.57%
Dunstable - 2 £47,500 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
6 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Struts
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) XSL
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Java EE
7 4 (25.00%) Logistics
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Fintech
8 3 (18.75%) JSF
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) CRM
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 2 (12.50%) Citrix
9 2 (12.50%) BEA

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (25.00%) Java EE
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
1 4 (25.00%) Struts
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XSL
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) JSF
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) BEA
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
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