Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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 of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 120 142
Rank change year-on-year -40 +22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 215 315 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.80% 2.40% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.48% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 181 295 310
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -5.73% +12.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,300 £23,950
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,500 £55,700
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 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 11513 12679 14819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9456 10525 12280
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in the East of England

Applications Support
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 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Applications Support in the East of England

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in the East of England

Applications Support
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 within the East of England 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
Essex +10 58 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 57 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Cambridgeshire -43 49 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Suffolk +6 30 £26,000 -10.34%
Bedfordshire -5 21 £50,000 +53.85%
Applications Support
England

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

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 of England region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 116 (53.95%) SQL
2 59 (27.44%) SQL Server
3 52 (24.19%) Java
4 49 (22.79%) Finance
5 48 (22.33%) .NET
5 48 (22.33%) Oracle
6 47 (21.86%) Windows
7 41 (19.07%) Linux
7 41 (19.07%) ITIL
8 31 (14.42%) Microsoft
9 30 (13.95%) SLA
10 27 (12.56%) Windows Server
11 25 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 25 (11.63%) Change Management
11 25 (11.63%) XML
12 24 (11.16%) Apache
12 24 (11.16%) C#
13 22 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (10.23%) IIS
13 22 (10.23%) CRM
13 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce
13 22 (10.23%) Retail
14 21 (9.77%) Microsoft Excel
14 21 (9.77%) Technical Analysis
15 20 (9.30%) ERP
15 20 (9.30%) Web Services
16 19 (8.84%) Shell Script
16 19 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (8.37%) PL/SQL
18 15 (6.98%) Unix

Applications Support 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 24 (11.16%) Apache
2 22 (10.23%) IIS
3 14 (6.51%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.26%) JBoss
5 6 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (9.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (4.19%) SAP CO
1 9 (4.19%) SAP FI
1 9 (4.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (3.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.40%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.93%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.47%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.40%) Office 365
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.79%) DNS
2 4 (1.86%) HTTP
2 4 (1.86%) LAN
2 4 (1.86%) WAN
3 3 (1.40%) Internet
3 3 (1.40%) WebEx
4 2 (0.93%) SSL
4 2 (0.93%) VPN
5 1 (0.47%) DHCP
5 1 (0.47%) FTP
5 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.05%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.65%) MySQL
6 9 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.72%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.33%) Big Data
10 4 (1.86%) QlikView
11 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.93%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.47%) Informix
13 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.12%) JConsole
1 11 (5.12%) VisualVM
2 6 (2.79%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.40%) MSI
3 3 (1.40%) Subversion
4 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 49 (22.79%) Finance
2 22 (10.23%) Retail
3 14 (6.51%) Banking
4 7 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.40%) Games
5 3 (1.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (22.33%) .NET
2 25 (11.63%) XML
3 20 (9.30%) Web Services
4 11 (5.12%) Java EE
4 11 (5.12%) Spring
4 11 (5.12%) XSL
5 10 (4.65%) Hibernate
5 10 (4.65%) SOAP
5 10 (4.65%) Struts
6 9 (4.19%) JSF
7 8 (3.72%) Middleware
7 8 (3.72%) XSLT
8 7 (3.26%) ASP.NET
8 7 (3.26%) JSP
9 6 (2.79%) J2EE
9 6 (2.79%) JSON
10 5 (2.33%) CSS
10 5 (2.33%) HTML
10 5 (2.33%) Node.js
11 4 (1.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.65%) EPoS
4 9 (4.19%) Fintech
5 3 (1.40%) CMDB
5 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.93%) Kindle
6 2 (0.93%) Life Science
6 2 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.86%) Windows
2 41 (19.07%) Linux
3 27 (12.56%) Windows Server
4 15 (6.98%) Unix
5 12 (5.58%) Android
6 11 (5.12%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.07%) ITIL
2 25 (11.63%) Change Management
2 25 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (10.23%) CRM
3 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce
4 21 (9.77%) Technical Analysis
5 20 (9.30%) ERP
6 19 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (5.12%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 10 (4.65%) Validation
9 8 (3.72%) DevOps
9 8 (3.72%) SDLC
10 7 (3.26%) Test Automation
11 6 (2.79%) Process Improvement
12 5 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (1.86%) Document Management
13 4 (1.86%) Service Management
13 4 (1.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 116 (53.95%) SQL
2 52 (24.19%) Java
3 24 (11.16%) C#
4 19 (8.84%) Shell Script
5 18 (8.37%) PL/SQL
6 14 (6.51%) VBA
7 11 (5.12%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.72%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.40%) Perl
10 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.40%) VB
10 3 (1.40%) VBScript
11 2 (0.93%) Scala
11 2 (0.93%) X++
12 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) C++
12 1 (0.47%) Korn
12 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (5.12%) Degree
2 6 (2.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.95%) SLA
2 9 (4.19%) QA
3 5 (2.33%) HL7
4 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.79%) vSphere
4 5 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Puppet
1 3 (1.40%) SCCM
1 3 (1.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (22.33%) Oracle
2 31 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.12%) SAP
4 10 (4.65%) Splunk
5 8 (3.72%) Dynatrace
6 5 (2.33%) Citrix
6 5 (2.33%) VMware
7 4 (1.86%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.40%) Capita
8 3 (1.40%) Cisco
8 3 (1.40%) Google
8 3 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.40%) MKS
8 3 (1.40%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.40%) Software AG
8 3 (1.40%) Thunderhead
8 3 (1.40%) webMethods
9 2 (0.93%) BEA
9 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow