The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 77 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 52 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.87% 2.58% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.65% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 48
Median salary £28,250 £26,875 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.11% -12.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
1743 1964 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.30% 97.57% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1662 1597
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 36 (39.56%) SQL
2 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
3 27 (29.67%) Java
3 27 (29.67%) ITIL
4 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 22 (24.18%) Degree
6 21 (23.08%) Oracle
7 20 (21.98%) Finance
8 19 (20.88%) Windows
9 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
10 17 (18.68%) Unix
11 15 (16.48%) SLA
12 14 (15.38%) XML
13 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (13.19%) IIS
15 11 (12.09%) CSS
15 11 (12.09%) HTML
15 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.09%) Line Management
16 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
16 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
16 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
16 10 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
16 10 (10.99%) .NET
16 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
17 9 (9.89%) C#
17 9 (9.89%) VB
17 9 (9.89%) Law
17 9 (9.89%) Mathematics

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (13.19%) IIS
2 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.59%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.40%) CMS
4 4 (4.40%) JBoss
4 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.20%) OpenROAD
7 1 (1.10%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Visualfiles
2 3 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) DHCP
2 1 (1.10%) DNS
2 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MS Access
2 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.10%) Ingres
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Law
3 8 (8.79%) Banking
4 5 (5.49%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.49%) Marketing
4 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.40%) Back Office
5 4 (4.40%) International Banking
6 3 (3.30%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) XML
2 11 (12.09%) CSS
2 11 (12.09%) HTML
3 10 (10.99%) .NET
4 8 (8.79%) Tapestry
5 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.40%) XSLT
7 2 (2.20%) Web Services
7 2 (2.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.79%) LIMS
4 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.59%) Client/Server
6 5 (5.49%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.20%) Replication
8 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Unix
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.40%) Linux
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.09%) Line Management
3 10 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (9.89%) Software Testing
5 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.79%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (8.79%) Logistics
5 8 (8.79%) Pattern Recognition
5 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.59%) Document Management
7 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.49%) Case Management
8 5 (5.49%) Change Management
8 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.40%) ITSM
9 4 (4.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) SQL
2 27 (29.67%) Java
3 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.89%) C#
4 9 (9.89%) VB
5 8 (8.79%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.30%) Perl
9 2 (2.20%) C
9 2 (2.20%) VBA
10 1 (1.10%) PHP
10 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.40%) MCSA
5 4 (4.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) SLA
2 8 (8.79%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.79%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.20%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.10%) XenApp
4 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
1 1 (1.10%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (5.49%) Remedy
4 4 (4.40%) Citrix
4 4 (4.40%) FrontRange
4 4 (4.40%) HP
4 4 (4.40%) iManage
4 4 (4.40%) LANDesk
4 4 (4.40%) LexisNexis
4 4 (4.40%) Sybase
4 4 (4.40%) VMware
5 3 (3.30%) SAP
6 2 (2.20%) CA
6 2 (2.20%) Civica
7 1 (1.10%) Altiris
7 1 (1.10%) Lotus
7 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
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