Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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

Application Support Specialist
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 333 365
Rank change year-on-year -31 +32 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 8 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.062% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 20
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.54% -40.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £36,000 £22,500 £45,125
90th Percentile £58,500 £53,750 £59,100
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,001 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 12,517 11,835 14,054
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.97% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,875 9,622 11,493
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Applications Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Specialist in the East of England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Specialist in the East of England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Specialist in the East of England

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
Bedfordshire +26 4 £52,500 +61.54%
Hertfordshire -19 4 £42,500 +9.68% 1
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, Applications Support Specialist 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 of England region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
2 3 (37.50%) EPoS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (25.00%) JSF
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) XSL
3 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Siemens
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) JSF
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Struts
2 2 (25.00%) XSL
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 20022
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) Verint
2 1 (12.50%) VMware