The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 109 99 143
Rank change year-on-year -10 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 74 122 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.05% 2.75% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.84% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 85 65
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £35,000 £47,500
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3524 4301 4892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.87% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3561 3904
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Leeds -7 63 £32,500 +4.83% 4
Huddersfield -8 4 £24,000 +4.34%
Wetherby -9 3 £31,500 -12.50% 1
Bradford - 3 £24,000 - 1
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 84 (51.85%) SQL
2 67 (41.36%) SQL Server
3 61 (37.65%) ITIL
4 49 (30.25%) .NET
5 48 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 47 (29.01%) Windows
7 44 (27.16%) C#
8 43 (26.54%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 34 (20.99%) Oracle
11 33 (20.37%) XML
12 29 (17.90%) Java
13 28 (17.28%) IIS
14 22 (13.58%) SharePoint
14 22 (13.58%) ERP
15 18 (11.11%) Finance
15 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
15 18 (11.11%) SLA
16 16 (9.88%) Linux
16 16 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (9.26%) Windows Server
18 14 (8.64%) Degree
18 14 (8.64%) Process Improvement
18 14 (8.64%) High Availability
18 14 (8.64%) VB.NET
18 14 (8.64%) E-Commerce
18 14 (8.64%) CRM
19 13 (8.02%) Unix
19 13 (8.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 12 (7.41%) Analytics

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 28 (17.28%) IIS
2 22 (13.58%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.70%) Apache
4 6 (3.70%) CMS
4 6 (3.70%) SAS
5 5 (3.09%) Confluence
5 5 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.85%) Mule
8 1 (0.62%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Maximo
2 6 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.47%) Aligne
4 3 (1.85%) Epicor Tropos
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) SaaS
2 6 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (41.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.32%) MySQL
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.70%) GIS
5 6 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.09%) MS Access
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.62%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (3.70%) JMeter
2 5 (3.09%) JIRA
3 4 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.85%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.62%) Selenium
5 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (4.32%) Marketing
2 7 (4.32%) Retail
3 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
4 2 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (30.25%) .NET
2 33 (20.37%) XML
3 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.32%) Web Services
5 6 (3.70%) EDI
5 6 (3.70%) HTML
6 5 (3.09%) COM+
7 3 (1.85%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.85%) CSS
7 3 (1.85%) jQuery
8 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.62%) JSON
8 1 (0.62%) LAMP
8 1 (0.62%) Middleware
8 1 (0.62%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.62%) ODBC
8 1 (0.62%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.01%) Windows
2 16 (9.88%) Linux
3 15 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.02%) Unix
5 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.62%) CentOS
7 1 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.65%) ITIL
2 22 (13.58%) ERP
3 16 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (8.64%) CRM
4 14 (8.64%) E-Commerce
4 14 (8.64%) High Availability
4 14 (8.64%) Process Improvement
5 12 (7.41%) Analytics
6 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.79%) Release Management
7 8 (4.94%) Business Process Improvement
7 8 (4.94%) Change Management
7 8 (4.94%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.32%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 6 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.70%) TDD
9 6 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (51.85%) SQL
2 44 (27.16%) C#
3 29 (17.90%) Java
4 14 (8.64%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.79%) VBA
6 10 (6.17%) VB
7 9 (5.56%) Python
7 9 (5.56%) Ruby
8 8 (4.94%) C++
9 7 (4.32%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.32%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.09%) VB6
11 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.23%) RPG
13 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.62%) Perl
13 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Degree
2 13 (8.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (3.09%) MCAD
3 5 (3.09%) MCSD
3 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.32%) Terminal Server
3 6 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.23%) Puppet
1 2 (1.23%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) Ansible
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.99%) Oracle
3 12 (7.41%) Citrix
4 7 (4.32%) Civica
5 6 (3.70%) Cisco
5 6 (3.70%) VMware
6 5 (3.09%) Alterian
7 4 (2.47%) IBM
7 4 (2.47%) Infor
7 4 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.85%) Epicor
9 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.62%) Dell
10 1 (0.62%) iManage
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
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