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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 95 67 89
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 37 61 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.08% 3.21% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 3.30% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 58 32
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
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
1723 1849 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.42% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1530 1417
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

Applications Support
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 3 £40,000 -
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 41 (47.13%) Java
2 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
3 33 (37.93%) SQL
4 30 (34.48%) Unix
5 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
6 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
7 20 (22.99%) Oracle
8 19 (21.84%) Windows
9 17 (19.54%) XML
9 17 (19.54%) ITIL
9 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
10 15 (17.24%) .NET
11 14 (16.09%) HTML
12 13 (14.94%) CSS
12 13 (14.94%) Finance
13 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
13 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
13 12 (13.79%) C#
13 12 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (13.79%) Line Management
13 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (12.64%) Logical Data Model
14 11 (12.64%) Pattern Recognition
14 11 (12.64%) Data Quality
14 11 (12.64%) Logistics
14 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.64%) PL/SQL
14 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
14 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (12.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.20%) IIS
3 6 (6.90%) JBoss
3 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.75%) CMS
5 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.15%) LiveLink
Applications
1 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (4.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) SaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) IPv4
2 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.75%) MS Access
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Law
3 6 (6.90%) Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.60%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.60%) Electronics
5 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) XML
2 15 (17.24%) .NET
3 14 (16.09%) HTML
4 13 (14.94%) CSS
5 11 (12.64%) Tapestry
6 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.75%) Web Services
8 4 (4.60%) XSLT
9 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.15%) J2EE
9 1 (1.15%) Middleware
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.05%) LIMS
4 6 (6.90%) Replication
5 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) Unix
2 19 (21.84%) Windows
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.49%) Windows Server
5 9 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.30%) Linux
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Line Management
2 12 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
3 11 (12.64%) Document Management
3 11 (12.64%) Logical Data Model
3 11 (12.64%) Logistics
3 11 (12.64%) Pattern Recognition
3 11 (12.64%) Software Testing
4 6 (6.90%) Case Management
4 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.60%) CAFM
5 4 (4.60%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (4.60%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Facilities Management
5 4 (4.60%) ITIL V3
5 4 (4.60%) Performance Management
5 4 (4.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) Java
2 33 (37.93%) SQL
3 12 (13.79%) C#
3 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.64%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.05%) VB
7 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 1 (1.15%) C
10 1 (1.15%) Jython
10 1 (1.15%) Perl
10 1 (1.15%) Python
10 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.75%) MCSE
6 4 (4.60%) MCSA
7 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.90%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.99%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) Sybase
4 5 (5.75%) LexisNexis
4 5 (5.75%) Remedy
5 4 (4.60%) HP
5 4 (4.60%) iManage
5 4 (4.60%) LANDesk
5 4 (4.60%) SAP
6 2 (2.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.15%) VMware
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