The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 86 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.39% 2.03% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 2.11% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 21
Median salary £24,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% -15.58%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1047 1044 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.12% 96.40% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 742 856 763
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Gloucester +10 6 - - 2
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) AIX
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) BPEL
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (25.00%) J2EE
6 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Apache
6 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.50%) XenApp
8 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) VMware

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
1 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) AIX
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
2 6 (25.00%) BPEL
2 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Data Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Development
4 1 (4.17%) CAD
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
4 1 (4.17%) SDLC
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
1 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec