The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 36 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.38% - 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% - 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 18
Average salary £24,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,800 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.97% -5.23%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 199 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.32% 98.51% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 245 181 318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
Gloucestershire

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) XML
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (71.43%) SaaS
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) IIS
6 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) J2EE
8 1 (7.14%) Middleware
8 1 (7.14%) webMethods
8 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) webMethods
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