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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 49 57 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.81% 2.10% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 2.19% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 11
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £22,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
486 548 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.18% 95.97% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 405 400 722
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) UNIX
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
4 15 (51.72%) Degree
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (41.38%) Business Objects
6 12 (41.38%) PHP
6 12 (41.38%) Derivative
6 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
7 6 (20.69%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) PDA
10 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
10 3 (10.34%) MS Office
10 3 (10.34%) Internet
10 3 (10.34%) Apache
10 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
10 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
10 3 (10.34%) Release Management
10 3 (10.34%) Finance
11 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
11 2 (6.90%) C#
11 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
11 2 (6.90%) IIS
11 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (3.45%) Change Control

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (10.34%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) COM
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Derivative
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) PDA
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) VMS
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.34%) Release Management
3 1 (3.45%) Change Control
3 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.45%) Coaching
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Fault Management
3 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (3.45%) Lumesse
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) VMware