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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - - 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Applications Support
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 104 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 94.59% 97.20% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 121 82 75
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £17,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Gatwick

Applications Support
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (75.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Lotus
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Movex
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Infor M3
2 1 (25.00%) QA

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (75.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Movex
1 3 (75.00%) Infor M3
General
1 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Lotus
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com