Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Application Support
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 100 170
Rank change year-on-year -27 +70 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 111 148 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.13% 2.66% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.74% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 132 80
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
10th Percentile £22,125 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £39,500 £50,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,081 5,396 6,297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.03% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,277 4,431 5,066
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in the East Midlands

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in the East Midlands

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in the East Midlands

Applications Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +9 43 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Northamptonshire -4 32 £35,000 +8.53% 2
Leicestershire -17 19 £27,948 -20.15% 1
Nottinghamshire -30 15 £34,750 +15.83% 3
Applications Support
England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 57 (51.35%) SQL
2 37 (33.33%) ITIL
3 35 (31.53%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.13%) SLA
4 29 (26.13%) Java
5 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
5 26 (23.42%) ITSM
6 21 (18.92%) Unix
6 21 (18.92%) ITIL V3
7 20 (18.02%) Remedy ITSM
7 20 (18.02%) BMC
7 20 (18.02%) Remedy
8 17 (15.32%) Windows
9 16 (14.41%) Linux
9 16 (14.41%) SharePoint
10 15 (13.51%) Problem Management
11 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
11 14 (12.61%) Security Cleared
11 14 (12.61%) Supplier Management
11 14 (12.61%) Nimsoft
11 14 (12.61%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (12.61%) .NET
11 14 (12.61%) Service Management
11 14 (12.61%) BMC PATROL
12 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
15 10 (9.01%) C#
15 10 (9.01%) Oracle
15 10 (9.01%) DevOps

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (14.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
3 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (18.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.80%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.80%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.90%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Boomi
3 1 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) DNS
1 2 (1.80%) LAN
1 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.80%) WAN
1 2 (1.80%) Wireless
2 1 (0.90%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.90%) DHCP
2 1 (0.90%) PSTN
2 1 (0.90%) Skype
2 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.90%) Hudson
General
1 9 (8.11%) Games
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) Back Office
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) .NET
2 8 (7.21%) AngularJS
2 8 (7.21%) Backbone.js
2 8 (7.21%) CSS
2 8 (7.21%) CSS3
2 8 (7.21%) HTML
2 8 (7.21%) HTML5
2 8 (7.21%) jQuery
2 8 (7.21%) Node.js
2 8 (7.21%) RequireJS
2 8 (7.21%) Underscore.js
3 3 (2.70%) WF
4 2 (1.80%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.80%) EPoS
6 1 (0.90%) CMDB
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.90%) iSeries
6 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.92%) Unix
2 17 (15.32%) Windows
3 16 (14.41%) Linux
4 4 (3.60%) Solaris
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) AIX
7 1 (0.90%) Debian
7 1 (0.90%) Fedora
7 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) ITIL
2 26 (23.42%) ITSM
3 21 (18.92%) ITIL V3
4 15 (13.51%) Problem Management
5 14 (12.61%) Customer Requirements
5 14 (12.61%) Service Management
5 14 (12.61%) Supplier Management
6 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.01%) DevOps
8 8 (7.21%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (7.21%) Web Development
9 7 (6.31%) ERP
10 6 (5.41%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.41%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (2.70%) E-business
12 3 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (51.35%) SQL
2 29 (26.13%) Java
3 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.01%) C#
5 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.11%) Perl
6 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.21%) PHP
7 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.41%) VB
8 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.50%) VBScript
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) VBA
9 1 (0.90%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
1 14 (12.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) CCNA
2 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCP
3 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.80%) MCITP
3 2 (1.80%) MCSE
3 2 (1.80%) MCTS
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (26.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 35 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) BMC
2 20 (18.02%) Remedy
3 14 (12.61%) Nimsoft
4 10 (9.01%) Oracle
5 3 (2.70%) Cisco
5 3 (2.70%) IBM
5 3 (2.70%) Sage
6 2 (1.80%) Citrix
6 2 (1.80%) Dell
6 2 (1.80%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.80%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.80%) VMware
7 1 (0.90%) HP
7 1 (0.90%) hybris
7 1 (0.90%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.90%) Tableau