The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Application Support
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.10% 4.03% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 4.12% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.75% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £30,700 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 498 461 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.38% 97.67% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 371 375 352
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Merseyside

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Merseyside

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Merseyside over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Merseyside

Applications Support
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -8 6 £26,500 -33.75%
Applications Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Merseyside region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
3 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Apache
5 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) FMCG
5 2 (11.11%) Banking

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Front Office
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.11%) People Management
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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