Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Application Support
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 122 112
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 58 60 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.51% 1.88% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.93% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 75
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £32,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.53% +7.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,025 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £44,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3747 3102 3651
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 96.97% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 2658 3162
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,775 £26,250 £25,888
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,450
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Bristol

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Bristol

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bristol region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 32 (55.17%) SQL
1 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
3 24 (41.38%) SharePoint
4 17 (29.31%) Windows
4 17 (29.31%) .NET
4 17 (29.31%) Visualfiles
5 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (22.41%) C#
6 13 (22.41%) Law
7 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.69%) iManage
8 11 (18.97%) Windows 10
8 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
9 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
9 10 (17.24%) ITIL
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 9 (15.52%) Document Management
10 9 (15.52%) Performance Management
10 9 (15.52%) Legal
11 8 (13.79%) Case Management
12 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
12 7 (12.07%) Java
12 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
13 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
13 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (10.34%) Degree
13 6 (10.34%) PHP

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 24 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) CMS
3 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) Umbraco
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
5 3 (5.17%) Moodle
5 3 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Visualfiles
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Extranet
1 2 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.34%) MS Access
General
1 13 (22.41%) Law
2 9 (15.52%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.34%) Classic ASP
4 4 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Windows 10
2 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 10 (17.24%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) Document Management
3 9 (15.52%) Performance Management
4 8 (13.79%) Case Management
5 4 (6.90%) CRM
5 4 (6.90%) ERP
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.90%) Release Management
6 3 (5.17%) Content Management
6 3 (5.17%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.45%) IT Strategy
7 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.72%) ITSM
8 1 (1.72%) Service Management
8 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) SQL
2 13 (22.41%) C#
3 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) PHP
5 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.34%) VB
5 6 (10.34%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) XenApp
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) iManage
3 5 (8.62%) Remedy
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe
4 3 (5.17%) Avaya
4 3 (5.17%) Blackboard
4 3 (5.17%) Genesys
4 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Interwoven