The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 63 91 105
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 24 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.36% 0.85% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.89% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 15
Median salary £44,000 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+95.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £21,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £23,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
982 1235 1827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.75% 95.29% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1067 1438
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 10 £46,750 -
Warrington +11 6 £37,000 +64.44% 4
Crewe - 2 - -
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 35 (81.40%) SQL
2 23 (53.49%) Finance
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
5 14 (32.56%) Linux
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle
6 13 (30.23%) Banking
7 12 (27.91%) Unix
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
9 10 (23.26%) Windows
9 10 (23.26%) Service Management
10 9 (20.93%) Hyperion
10 9 (20.93%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (20.93%) Project Management
10 9 (20.93%) CRM
10 9 (20.93%) Cognos
10 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.93%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
11 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
12 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
12 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
12 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.95%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (13.95%) Financial Institution
13 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
13 6 (13.95%) Mainframe

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (20.93%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) JBoss
3 4 (9.30%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) CICS
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) ATM
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.98%) DB2
6 2 (4.65%) IMS/DB
6 2 (4.65%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Billing
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) WCF
4 1 (2.33%) WF
4 1 (2.33%) WSDL
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Mainframe
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) iSeries
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) Unix
3 10 (23.26%) Windows
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Android
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Service Management
3 9 (20.93%) CRM
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security
8 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.65%) Single Customer View
8 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.33%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (2.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) COBOL
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) GIAC
1 1 (2.33%) MCSE
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Ansible
1 2 (4.65%) BladeLogic
1 2 (4.65%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.33%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.33%) MobiControl
2 1 (2.33%) Netcool
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle
3 9 (20.93%) Cognos
3 9 (20.93%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.33%) Motorola
4 1 (2.33%) SOTI
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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