Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 6 months to 23 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.12% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 - £37,500
10th Percentile £34,900 - £33,750
90th Percentile £56,250 - £41,250
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +26.98% -21.74% +7.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. 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
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies in Knutsford with a recognized job title 556 110 277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.90% 94.02% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 253 35 240
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,000 £55,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Knutsford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Knutsford

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Knutsford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Knutsford

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Knutsford region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 24 (77.42%) Risk Management
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) Banking
4 19 (61.29%) Unix
5 18 (58.06%) Investment Banking
5 18 (58.06%) Wealth Management
6 17 (54.84%) Incident Management
7 16 (51.61%) Finance
7 16 (51.61%) Law
8 14 (45.16%) Java
8 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
9 13 (41.94%) Oracle
9 13 (41.94%) ITIL
9 13 (41.94%) AppDynamics
10 12 (38.71%) Splunk
11 10 (32.26%) Middleware
11 10 (32.26%) Service Management
12 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (29.03%) Linux
12 9 (29.03%) User Experience
13 8 (25.81%) Line Management
14 7 (22.58%) .NET
15 6 (19.35%) DB2
15 6 (19.35%) Windows
15 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
15 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
16 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
16 5 (16.13%) SLA
17 4 (12.90%) CICS
17 4 (12.90%) JBoss

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 4 (12.90%) CICS
1 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) DB2
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) IMS/DB
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
General
1 20 (64.52%) Banking
2 18 (58.06%) Investment Banking
3 16 (51.61%) Finance
3 16 (51.61%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Middleware
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) WF
4 3 (9.68%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) XSLT
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Unix
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Risk Management
2 18 (58.06%) Wealth Management
3 17 (54.84%) Incident Management
4 13 (41.94%) ITIL
5 10 (32.26%) Service Management
6 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (25.81%) Line Management
8 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
9 4 (12.90%) Information Security
10 3 (9.68%) Workflow
11 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
11 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
11 2 (6.45%) Process Management
12 1 (3.23%) MVC
12 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (3.23%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) COBOL
4 3 (9.68%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) AWK
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Wily
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) AppDynamics
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Splunk
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica