Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £36,792 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 21 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 50 82
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 26 68 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.77% 4.66% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 4.73% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 29
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,792 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.24% +38.46% +18.18%
10th Percentile £19,700 £22,500 £17,800
90th Percentile £42,500 £58,750 £45,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.58% +18.46% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 921 1439 1320
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.98% 98.56% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1230 1069
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 £40,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.52% +5.84% -0.39%
10th Percentile £24,100 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Leicestershire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Leicester +10 22 £36,792 -29.92%
Applications Support
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicestershire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) SAP
4 10 (38.46%) ERP
5 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
5 9 (34.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (34.62%) Workday
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) C#
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) Kofax
9 4 (15.38%) Retail
9 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 4 (15.38%) Gentran
9 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
10 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
10 3 (11.54%) Big Data
10 3 (11.54%) People Management
10 3 (11.54%) IT Governance
10 3 (11.54%) Marketing

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (15.38%) Gentran
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Moodle
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.54%) Big Data
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (38.46%) ERP
4 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Document Management
5 3 (11.54%) IT Governance
5 3 (11.54%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) People Management
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) HND
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) SAP
3 9 (34.62%) Workday
4 4 (15.38%) Kofax
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe
5 2 (7.69%) Blackboard
6 1 (3.85%) IBM