Applications Support Jobs in Northern Ireland

Application Support
UK > Northern Ireland

The median Application Support salary in Northern Ireland is £57,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

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

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 61 64 83
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 32 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.68% 3.94% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 4.04% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
10th Percentile £35,300 £23,250 -
25th Percentile £45,000 £24,375 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +109.09% -26.67% -16.67%
75th Percentile £60,000 £40,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £47,750 -
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 573 793 675
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.14% 97.54% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 275 451 373
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -
75th Percentile £69,125 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £71,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Northern Ireland

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Applications Support in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Applications Support in Northern Ireland

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Applications Support in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 29 February 2024. 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
Jobs
County Antrim +5 10 £57,500 +119.05% 3
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 February 2024, Applications Support job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) IaaS
3 4 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (30.00%) Kibana
4 3 (30.00%) AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Grafana
4 3 (30.00%) Prometheus
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (20.00%) Social Skills
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) French Language
4 1 (10.00%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Service
3 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Transfer
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Grafana
1 3 (30.00%) Kibana
1 3 (30.00%) Prometheus
2 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow