The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 38 32 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 5 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.91% 4.92% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 5.30% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 16
Median salary £32,500 £43,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.28% +7.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 250 302 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.42% 92.92% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 166 209 252
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Luton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Luton

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Luton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
3 12 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) Supplier Management
6 6 (33.33%) Logistics
6 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) C
8 4 (22.22%) Back Office
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (22.22%) Unix
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
10 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.56%) Kofax
11 1 (5.56%) Gentran
11 1 (5.56%) Data Protection

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (5.56%) Gentran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
2 12 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 10 (55.56%) Supplier Management
4 6 (33.33%) Logistics
4 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Kofax
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + share option scheme + benefits
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