The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 22 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.05% - 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £37,500 - £30,000
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 Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 180 149 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 94.74% 96.13% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 152 125 74
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Northern Ireland

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Northern Ireland

Applications Support
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 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
County Antrim - 2 £37,500 -
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification