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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 75 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 11 29 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.16% 1.71% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.77% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 35
Median salary £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,400 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,300 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Applications Support
North 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 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
915 1640 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.42% 96.81% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1307 1320
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester - 7 £27,500 - 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £40,000 - 1
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cheshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) Unix
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
9 3 (12.00%) SLA
9 3 (12.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) Degree
10 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.00%) PowerPivot
10 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (8.00%) Arabic Language
10 2 (8.00%) French Language
10 2 (8.00%) German Language
10 2 (8.00%) Hindi Language
10 2 (8.00%) Russian Language
10 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language

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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Arabic Language
2 2 (8.00%) French Language
2 2 (8.00%) German Language
2 2 (8.00%) Hindi Language
2 2 (8.00%) Russian Language
2 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 26 days ago