Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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

Application Support
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 170 127
Rank change year-on-year +7 -43 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 62 90 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.22% 1.33% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.36% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 80 142
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £41,480 £40,200 £42,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,750 £28,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.91% -18.57% +1.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,950 6,607 7,407
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.51% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4,130 5,604 6,369
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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 6 months to 15 December 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
Leeds +6 37 £33,000 -2.94% 4
Bradford +9 7 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Huddersfield -2 6 £30,750 +39.77%
Wetherby -5 2 £24,000 - 1
Wakefield -6 2 £35,500 +13.60%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
3 30 (48.39%) Windows
4 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
5 21 (33.87%) Finance
5 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
6 19 (30.65%) ITIL
7 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
8 16 (25.81%) Service Management
9 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
9 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (22.58%) Robotic Process Automation
10 14 (22.58%) Data Management
10 14 (22.58%) NHS
10 14 (22.58%) CRM
10 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (20.97%) ITSM
11 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
11 13 (20.97%) Dynamics 365
12 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (19.35%) Incident Management
12 12 (19.35%) SLA
13 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (16.13%) Change Control
14 10 (16.13%) Blue Prism
14 10 (16.13%) UiPath
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle
15 9 (14.52%) T-SQL
15 9 (14.52%) XML

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Kentico
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) Infor LN
3 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Dynamics 365
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.90%) SaaS
4 6 (9.68%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) FTP
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) SMTP
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.84%) DB2
4 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Local Government
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) XML
2 8 (12.90%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) EDI
4 5 (8.06%) REST
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.84%) MSMQ
5 3 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.23%) Web Services
7 1 (1.61%) CSS
7 1 (1.61%) HTML
7 1 (1.61%) JSON
7 1 (1.61%) JSON Schema
7 1 (1.61%) SOAP
7 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) NHS
2 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.68%) Replication
4 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.45%) Robotics
6 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.61%) AS400
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (1.61%) AIX
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 16 (25.81%) Service Management
3 14 (22.58%) CRM
3 14 (22.58%) Data Management
3 14 (22.58%) Robotic Process Automation
4 13 (20.97%) ITSM
5 12 (19.35%) Incident Management
6 10 (16.13%) Change Control
7 8 (12.90%) Business Continuity
7 8 (12.90%) Information Security
7 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.29%) ERP
8 7 (11.29%) Migration
8 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.45%) Business Development
10 4 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.52%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) C#
5 3 (4.84%) VBA
6 2 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) VBScript
7 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.61%) MCSE
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) SLA
2 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Blue Prism
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) UiPath
3 3 (4.84%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) Infor
5 1 (1.61%) Epicor
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.61%) Sage
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) SAP