The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 48 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 12 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.65% 0.42% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 0.45% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.83%
Applications Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
424 668 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.60% 93.69% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 361 550 556
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) UNIX
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
4 9 (28.13%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) Java
6 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) CAFM
7 6 (18.75%) PDA
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) MS Office
8 5 (15.63%) PHP
8 5 (15.63%) Business Objects
8 5 (15.63%) Derivative
8 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.50%) QlikView
9 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.50%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
10 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 3 (9.38%) Release Management
10 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
10 3 (9.38%) Apache
10 3 (9.38%) Mobile App

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) COM
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) PDA
2 5 (15.63%) Derivative
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) UNIX
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
3 6 (18.75%) CAFM
4 3 (9.38%) Line Management
4 3 (9.38%) Release Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) System Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.13%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (3.13%) Lumesse