The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 27 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.90% 2.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Applications Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 130 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 98.55% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 124 118 65
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Altrincham

Applications Support
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle