The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank - 35 22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.20% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.25% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +6.55%
Applications Support
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim 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
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 160 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 100.00% 95.81% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 108 99
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Applications Support
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in County Antrim

Applications Support
Top 23 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago