Period
to 22 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 22 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 137 152
Rank change year-on-year +36 +15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 144 137 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.73% 2.08% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.13% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 121 128 125
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 £20,350
90th Percentile £46,146 £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 5130 6438 7193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.71% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4277 5094 5825
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

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 22 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 22 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 +30 49 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Northamptonshire +32 28 £22,500 -23.73% 2
Leicestershire -16 25 £36,792 -18.24%
Nottinghamshire +2 23 £30,000 -20.00% 3
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 22 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 83 (57.64%) SQL
2 71 (49.31%) SQL Server
3 68 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 57 (39.58%) ITIL
5 44 (30.56%) Windows
6 42 (29.17%) Oracle
7 40 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 34 (23.61%) C#
8 34 (23.61%) IIS
9 32 (22.22%) HTML
10 30 (20.83%) .NET
11 29 (20.14%) Security Cleared
12 28 (19.44%) SC Cleared
13 27 (18.75%) Problem Management
14 26 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (17.36%) Java
15 25 (17.36%) CSS
16 24 (16.67%) SLA
17 23 (15.97%) BizTalk Server
18 22 (15.28%) MVC
19 21 (14.58%) jQuery
19 21 (14.58%) Ajax
19 21 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2014
20 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (13.89%) Sitecore
20 20 (13.89%) Entity Framework
20 20 (13.89%) ITIL V3
20 20 (13.89%) Remedy ITSM
20 20 (13.89%) WCF

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 (23.61%) IIS
2 23 (15.97%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.56%) Apache
4 8 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.86%) MS Exchange
5 7 (4.86%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.17%) JBoss
7 5 (3.47%) Gentran
8 2 (1.39%) CMS
8 2 (1.39%) Confluence
8 2 (1.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (13.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (7.64%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.78%) Bond Adapt
3 4 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.69%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.69%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.64%) Office 365
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) DNS
1 7 (4.86%) MPLS
1 7 (4.86%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (49.31%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (5.56%) MySQL
3 8 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.17%) SQLPlus
5 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.08%) Big Data
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 16 (11.11%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.08%) Back Office
3 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.08%) Marketing
3 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.22%) HTML
2 30 (20.83%) .NET
3 25 (17.36%) CSS
4 21 (14.58%) Ajax
4 21 (14.58%) jQuery
5 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (13.89%) Entity Framework
5 20 (13.89%) WCF
5 20 (13.89%) Web Services
6 7 (4.86%) XML
7 4 (2.78%) EDI
8 3 (2.08%) Angular 2
8 3 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.69%) Node.js
9 1 (0.69%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.86%) Clustering
3 7 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.08%) iPad
6 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.08%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.08%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.39%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.56%) Windows
2 18 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.64%) Linux
4 11 (7.64%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.86%) Windows 10
5 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.47%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.78%) Unix
8 3 (2.08%) Android
8 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.58%) ITIL
2 27 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 26 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.28%) MVC
5 20 (13.89%) ITIL V3
5 20 (13.89%) ITSM
5 20 (13.89%) SOA
6 18 (12.50%) ERP
7 14 (9.72%) Document Management
8 13 (9.03%) Incident Management
9 12 (8.33%) Service Design
10 10 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.94%) CRM
10 10 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
10 10 (6.94%) OO
10 10 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (6.94%) Supplier Management
11 9 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.86%) Load Balancing
12 7 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (57.64%) SQL
2 40 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 34 (23.61%) C#
4 25 (17.36%) Java
5 16 (11.11%) VBScript
6 14 (9.72%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.94%) VB
8 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.17%) C
9 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.08%) Python
11 2 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (20.14%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.64%) Degree
4 10 (6.94%) CCNA
4 10 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.94%) MCP
5 9 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.03%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.86%) vCloud
3 7 (4.86%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.86%) Xen
3 7 (4.86%) XenApp
3 7 (4.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (4.86%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 68 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 42 (29.17%) Oracle
3 20 (13.89%) Remedy
3 20 (13.89%) Sitecore
4 13 (9.03%) VMware
5 11 (7.64%) SAP
6 10 (6.94%) BMC
6 10 (6.94%) Nimsoft
7 9 (6.25%) Workday
8 8 (5.56%) IBM
8 8 (5.56%) Progress
9 7 (4.86%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.86%) Cisco
9 7 (4.86%) Citrix
9 7 (4.86%) EMC
9 7 (4.86%) HP
9 7 (4.86%) Juniper
9 7 (4.86%) NetApp
9 7 (4.86%) Nokia
9 7 (4.86%) Symantec