The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 90 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.37% 1.51% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.61% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 21
Average salary £36,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £30,157 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +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 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
1054 869 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.17% 93.44% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 837 781 821
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £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 Gloucestershire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Gloucester -13 4 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Cheltenham - 3 £31,500 - 1
Cirencester +1 2 £32,000 +42.22%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.04%) Windows
4 12 (25.53%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) Finance
5 11 (23.40%) VMware
5 11 (23.40%) XenApp
5 11 (23.40%) Oracle
5 11 (23.40%) Citrix
6 10 (21.28%) .NET
7 8 (17.02%) SCCM
7 8 (17.02%) UNIX
8 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.77%) Advertising
9 6 (12.77%) SLA
9 6 (12.77%) PMI
9 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
9 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.77%) C#
10 5 (10.64%) IIS
10 5 (10.64%) Linux
10 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.64%) vSphere
10 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
10 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (8.51%) Time Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (10.64%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SSL
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.51%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Law
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
3 3 (6.38%) J2EE
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) PMI
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) LIMS
3 2 (4.26%) PACS
3 2 (4.26%) e-Health
3 2 (4.26%) Informatics
3 2 (4.26%) Health Informatics
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) UNIX
3 5 (10.64%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) AIX
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.51%) Quality Management
1 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
1 4 (8.51%) Time Management
2 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
2 3 (6.38%) BPEL
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL
3 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.26%) Migration
3 2 (4.26%) Analytics
3 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.13%) Service Management
4 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.13%) Document Management
4 1 (2.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) C
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
5 2 (4.26%) VB
5 2 (4.26%) VB6
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) XenApp
2 5 (10.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
1 11 (23.40%) Citrix
1 11 (23.40%) VMware
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec
5 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.13%) Saba
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
Fairford, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 23 days ago