Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Application Support
England > North East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 60 111
Rank change year-on-year -33 +51 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 33 44 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.89% 3.31% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 3.45% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 6
North East median annual salary £35,000 £29,018 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.62% +4.57% -6.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,625 £20,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £39,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.24% +12.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,704 1,275 1,348
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.71% 95.79% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,472 1,092 1,175
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -1.44% -3.95%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,950 £57,950
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in the North East

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in the North East

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in the North East over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in the North East

Applications Support
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -34 17 £33,000 +20.00% 3
Durham -7 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Northumberland - 4 £36,500 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) Banking
4 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
4 8 (24.24%) InfoPath
4 8 (24.24%) High Availability
5 7 (21.21%) RESTful
5 7 (21.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (21.21%) IFS
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
5 7 (21.21%) Unix
5 7 (21.21%) Windows
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) SMS
7 5 (15.15%) Change Management
7 5 (15.15%) Middleware
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.12%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (12.12%) Service Management
8 4 (12.12%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (9.09%) SAP

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.03%) SAP PM
1 1 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) SMS
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) RESTful
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (6.06%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) WF
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
1 7 (21.21%) Unix
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) High Availability
2 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 4 (12.12%) ERP
4 4 (12.12%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
6 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.06%) Load Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) IFS
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Cognos
5 2 (6.06%) Progress
6 1 (3.03%) Sage
6 1 (3.03%) Workday