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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 65 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 26 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.51% 0.53% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 0.55% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 14
Median salary £33,750 £52,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +105.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £52,500 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

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
994 1269 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.13% 96.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1115 1426
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Warrington +29 13 £31,500 +16.66% 1
Knutsford - 6 £46,750 - 1
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 36 (85.71%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) Finance
3 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 12 (28.57%) ITIL
6 11 (26.19%) Linux
6 11 (26.19%) Oracle
6 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
7 10 (23.81%) Banking
7 10 (23.81%) Unix
8 9 (21.43%) Service Management
8 9 (21.43%) Hyperion
8 9 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (21.43%) Project Management
8 9 (21.43%) CRM
8 9 (21.43%) Cognos
8 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 9 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
9 8 (19.05%) Windows
10 7 (16.67%) MS Office
10 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
11 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
11 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database

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 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) CICS
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Office
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) ATM
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 2 (4.76%) IMS/DB
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Billing
3 5 (11.90%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) WCF
4 1 (2.38%) WF
4 1 (2.38%) WSDL
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) iSeries
4 2 (4.76%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Unix
3 8 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
3 9 (21.43%) CRM
3 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Service Management
4 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security
8 2 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.38%) Data Management
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) COBOL
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) GIAC
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.38%) CA Wily
1 1 (2.38%) MobiControl
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 9 (21.43%) Cognos
3 9 (21.43%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.38%) Motorola
4 1 (2.38%) SOTI
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec
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