The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 59 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.26% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.82% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £24,000 £46,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Applications Support
South 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 Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 365 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.59% 96.56% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 304 328 305
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,549 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Devon

Applications Support
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +12 1 £24,000 -47.82%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Windows

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft