Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 134 158
Rank change year-on-year +38 +24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 148 129 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.87% 1.98% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 2.03% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 116 105
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,200 £20,875 £19,300
90th Percentile £44,229 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.67%

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 5005 6357 7340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.60% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4166 5090 6035
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £48,195 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.46% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 47 £35,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +14 34 £30,500 -15.86% 3
Northamptonshire +4 24 £24,000 -26.15% 5
Leicestershire -6 23 £28,750 -28.13% 1
Lincolnshire +24 6 £27,500 -21.43%
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 89 (60.14%) SQL
2 60 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 51 (34.46%) SQL Server
4 47 (31.76%) Windows
5 45 (30.41%) ITIL
6 40 (27.03%) HTML
7 38 (25.68%) .NET
8 37 (25.00%) C#
9 36 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 30 (20.27%) IIS
11 29 (19.59%) Oracle
12 28 (18.92%) Java
13 25 (16.89%) CSS
13 25 (16.89%) MVC
13 25 (16.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (15.54%) Problem Management
14 23 (15.54%) Security Cleared
14 23 (15.54%) ERP
15 22 (14.86%) SC Cleared
16 20 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
17 19 (12.84%) SLA
17 19 (12.84%) BizTalk Server
17 19 (12.84%) Ajax
17 19 (12.84%) jQuery
18 17 (11.49%) SQL Server 2014
19 16 (10.81%) Entity Framework
19 16 (10.81%) ITIL V3
19 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (10.81%) 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 30 (20.27%) IIS
2 19 (12.84%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.73%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.05%) Apache
5 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.38%) Gentran
7 4 (2.70%) JBoss
8 2 (1.35%) CMS
8 2 (1.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (10.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (8.78%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.38%) Infor M3
4 4 (2.70%) Bond Adapt
4 4 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (2.03%) Movex
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.68%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.78%) Office 365
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) DNS
1 7 (4.73%) MPLS
1 7 (4.73%) NetScaler
2 3 (2.03%) Intranet
3 2 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (34.46%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.38%) MySQL
5 4 (2.70%) SQLPlus
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Retail
3 5 (3.38%) Back Office
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.03%) HTML
2 38 (25.68%) .NET
3 25 (16.89%) CSS
4 19 (12.84%) Ajax
4 19 (12.84%) jQuery
5 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (10.81%) Entity Framework
5 16 (10.81%) WCF
5 16 (10.81%) Web Services
6 14 (9.46%) EDI
7 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.38%) XML
10 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.73%) Clustering
2 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.38%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.03%) iPad
6 3 (2.03%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.35%) FMCG
7 2 (1.35%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.76%) Windows
2 13 (8.78%) Linux
3 12 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.38%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.70%) Unix
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) ITIL
2 25 (16.89%) MVC
3 23 (15.54%) ERP
3 23 (15.54%) Problem Management
4 20 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.81%) ITIL V3
5 16 (10.81%) ITSM
5 16 (10.81%) SOA
6 14 (9.46%) Service Design
7 12 (8.11%) Document Management
8 11 (7.43%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.41%) Change Management
10 8 (5.41%) CRM
10 8 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (5.41%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.73%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.05%) Web Development
13 5 (3.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (60.14%) SQL
2 37 (25.00%) C#
3 36 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.92%) Java
5 12 (8.11%) VBScript
6 10 (6.76%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.41%) VB
8 5 (3.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.70%) C
10 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.41%) CCNA
3 8 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.41%) MCP
4 4 (2.70%) Degree
5 2 (1.35%) HNC
5 2 (1.35%) HND
5 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.84%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.73%) vCloud
3 7 (4.73%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.73%) Xen
3 7 (4.73%) XenApp
3 7 (4.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (4.73%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 60 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.59%) Oracle
3 16 (10.81%) Remedy
3 16 (10.81%) Sitecore
4 11 (7.43%) VMware
5 8 (5.41%) BMC
5 8 (5.41%) IBM
5 8 (5.41%) Nimsoft
6 7 (4.73%) AppSense
6 7 (4.73%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.73%) Cisco
6 7 (4.73%) Citrix
6 7 (4.73%) EMC
6 7 (4.73%) F5
6 7 (4.73%) HP
6 7 (4.73%) Juniper
6 7 (4.73%) McAfee
6 7 (4.73%) NetApp
6 7 (4.73%) Nokia
6 7 (4.73%) Symantec