Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 130 151
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 141 137 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.74% 2.10% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.14% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 119 128 126
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +18.46% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,500 £20,375
90th Percentile £46,417 £57,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

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 5000 6389 7271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.72% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 5053 5897
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,550 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,850
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +31 49 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Northamptonshire +29 26 £23,000 -25.20% 3
Leicestershire -9 25 £36,792 -18.24%
Nottinghamshire +1 22 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Lincolnshire - 7 £27,500 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Midlands region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 80 (56.74%) SQL
2 68 (48.23%) SQL Server
3 67 (47.52%) Microsoft
4 57 (40.43%) ITIL
5 42 (29.79%) Windows
6 41 (29.08%) Oracle
7 39 (27.66%) JavaScript
8 34 (24.11%) IIS
9 33 (23.40%) C#
10 32 (22.70%) HTML
11 31 (21.99%) .NET
12 29 (20.57%) Security Cleared
13 28 (19.86%) SC Cleared
14 27 (19.15%) Problem Management
15 26 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (17.02%) Java
16 24 (17.02%) CSS
16 24 (17.02%) SLA
17 23 (16.31%) BizTalk Server
17 23 (16.31%) MVC
18 21 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (14.89%) jQuery
18 21 (14.89%) Ajax
18 21 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
19 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (14.18%) Remedy ITSM
19 20 (14.18%) WCF
19 20 (14.18%) Sitecore
19 20 (14.18%) Entity Framework
19 20 (14.18%) ITIL V3

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 34 (24.11%) IIS
2 23 (16.31%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.67%) Apache
4 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.96%) MS Exchange
5 7 (4.96%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.26%) JBoss
7 5 (3.55%) Gentran
8 2 (1.42%) CMS
8 2 (1.42%) Confluence
8 2 (1.42%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (7.80%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.84%) Bond Adapt
3 4 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.71%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.71%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Office 365
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) DNS
1 7 (4.96%) MPLS
1 7 (4.96%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (48.23%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (4.96%) MySQL
3 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.26%) SQLPlus
5 5 (3.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 16 (11.35%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Retail
3 3 (2.13%) Back Office
3 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.13%) Marketing
4 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) HTML
2 31 (21.99%) .NET
3 24 (17.02%) CSS
4 21 (14.89%) Ajax
4 21 (14.89%) jQuery
5 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (14.18%) Entity Framework
5 20 (14.18%) WCF
5 20 (14.18%) Web Services
6 7 (4.96%) XML
7 4 (2.84%) EDI
8 3 (2.13%) Angular 2
8 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.71%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.96%) Clustering
3 7 (4.96%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.84%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.13%) iPad
5 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.13%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.42%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.79%) Windows
2 16 (11.35%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.80%) Linux
4 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.96%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.84%) Unix
8 3 (2.13%) Android
8 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.43%) ITIL
2 27 (19.15%) Problem Management
3 26 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (16.31%) MVC
5 20 (14.18%) ITIL V3
5 20 (14.18%) ITSM
5 20 (14.18%) SOA
6 18 (12.77%) ERP
7 14 (9.93%) Document Management
8 13 (9.22%) Incident Management
9 12 (8.51%) Service Design
10 11 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.09%) CRM
11 10 (7.09%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (7.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (7.09%) Supplier Management
12 9 (6.38%) OO
13 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.96%) Change Management
14 7 (4.96%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.74%) SQL
2 39 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 33 (23.40%) C#
4 24 (17.02%) Java
5 16 (11.35%) VBScript
6 13 (9.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.09%) VB
8 7 (4.96%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.26%) C
9 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.42%) PHP
11 2 (1.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (20.57%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.09%) CCNA
3 10 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.09%) MCP
4 9 (6.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (5.67%) Degree
6 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.02%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.22%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.96%) vCloud
3 7 (4.96%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.96%) Xen
3 7 (4.96%) XenApp
3 7 (4.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (4.96%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 67 (47.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (29.08%) Oracle
3 20 (14.18%) Remedy
3 20 (14.18%) Sitecore
4 13 (9.22%) VMware
5 11 (7.80%) SAP
6 10 (7.09%) BMC
6 10 (7.09%) Nimsoft
7 9 (6.38%) Workday
8 8 (5.67%) IBM
8 8 (5.67%) Progress
9 7 (4.96%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.96%) Cisco
9 7 (4.96%) Citrix
9 7 (4.96%) EMC
9 7 (4.96%) HP
9 7 (4.96%) Juniper
9 7 (4.96%) NetApp
9 7 (4.96%) Nokia
9 7 (4.96%) Symantec