The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 67 83 111
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 60 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.19% 2.13% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 2.23% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 12
Average salary £24,000 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,600 £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £30,625 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +8.33%
Applications Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1822 1657 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.02% 95.56% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1361 1505
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £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 Bristol

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Bristol

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 57 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 47 (42.34%) SQL
3 38 (34.23%) .NET
4 34 (30.63%) Oracle
5 21 (18.92%) HTML
6 20 (18.02%) ITIL
6 20 (18.02%) ERP
7 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
8 18 (16.22%) Windows
8 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
9 17 (15.32%) Sage
10 16 (14.41%) CSS
11 15 (13.51%) Web Services
11 15 (13.51%) XML
11 15 (13.51%) Java
11 15 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
13 11 (9.91%) Tomcat
13 11 (9.91%) JSP
13 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
14 10 (9.01%) Linux
14 10 (9.01%) UNIX
14 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (8.11%) Problem Management
15 9 (8.11%) Finance
16 8 (7.21%) Replication
16 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (7.21%) Content Management
17 7 (6.31%) VB

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (9.91%) Tomcat
1 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.70%) JBoss
4 3 (2.70%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.90%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.60%) DSL
2 1 (0.90%) DNS
2 1 (0.90%) SSL
2 1 (0.90%) DHCP
2 1 (0.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.70%) MS Access
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.90%) Crystal Enterprise
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.70%) Subversion
1 3 (2.70%) Maven
1 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
2 5 (4.50%) Law
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.23%) .NET
2 21 (18.92%) HTML
3 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 16 (14.41%) CSS
5 15 (13.51%) Web Services
5 15 (13.51%) XML
6 11 (9.91%) JSP
7 6 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.60%) J2EE
9 3 (2.70%) Ajax
10 2 (1.80%) WebCenter
11 1 (0.90%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.90%) Spring
11 1 (0.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) Replication
3 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.50%) Physics
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Windows
2 10 (9.01%) Linux
2 10 (9.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.02%) ITIL
1 20 (18.02%) ERP
2 9 (8.11%) Problem Management
2 9 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.21%) Content Management
4 7 (6.31%) Web Development
5 6 (5.41%) Capacity Management
5 6 (5.41%) Software Testing
6 5 (4.50%) Release Management
6 5 (4.50%) Parallel Programming
7 4 (3.60%) Network Management
8 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.70%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.70%) Project Management
8 3 (2.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.80%) Workflow
9 2 (1.80%) Service Management
9 2 (1.80%) CRM
9 2 (1.80%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) SQL
2 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.51%) Java
4 7 (6.31%) VB
4 7 (6.31%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.70%) PHP
6 3 (2.70%) VBA
6 3 (2.70%) Pascal
6 3 (2.70%) Delphi
6 3 (2.70%) C#
7 2 (1.80%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.90%) Perl
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) PhD
2 3 (2.70%) Degree
3 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) VCP4
4 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (30.63%) Oracle
2 17 (15.32%) Sage
3 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.60%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.60%) VMware
6 3 (2.70%) Compuware
6 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 3 (2.70%) BancTec
7 2 (1.80%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.90%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) Google
8 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
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