The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 40 36 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.24% 2.33% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.47% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Median salary £35,000 £24,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% +8.88%  
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 Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 274 243 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 98.56% 94.55% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 254 204 229
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £67,000
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 Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Solihull

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Solihull

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

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

1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 9 (39.13%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Unix
6 7 (30.43%) IIS
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
7 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Dynatrace
8 5 (21.74%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) High Availability
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Citrix
10 3 (13.04%) LAN
10 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
10 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (8.70%) Presales
11 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.70%) .NET

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 7 (30.43%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Unix
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
3 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
4 5 (21.74%) Dynatrace
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Nimsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
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