The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Essex / Colchester
Rank 41 43 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 2.59% 1.35% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.37% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +170.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £36,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 230 219 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.14% 98.21% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 191 183 137
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +75.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Colchester

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Colchester

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Colchester

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

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Colchester

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Colchester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) IIS
3 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
4 9 (39.13%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (39.13%) Capacity Management
4 9 (39.13%) Performance Management
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) HTTP
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
4 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
5 5 (21.74%) SAP CO
5 5 (21.74%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (17.39%) EDI
6 4 (17.39%) CCA
7 3 (13.04%) Publishing
7 3 (13.04%) SLA
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Gentran
8 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.70%) Web Services
9 1 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) C
9 1 (4.35%) C#

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 10 (43.48%) IIS
1 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) Gentran
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP CO
1 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
1 5 (21.74%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) EDI
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) VMS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Capacity Management
2 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (39.13%) Network Load Balancing
2 9 (39.13%) Performance Management
2 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.35%) Customer Insight
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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