The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 56 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 29 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.26% 1.81% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 1.88% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 21
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 798 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.61% 96.03% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 691 737 1150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
South West

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 -2 9 £38,500 -1.91% 1
Cheltenham - 9 £24,000 - 2
Tewkesbury +8 1 £21,500 -25.86%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 40 (90.91%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle
4 18 (40.91%) DV Cleared
4 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
5 17 (38.64%) PKI
5 17 (38.64%) FreeMarker
5 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (38.64%) Middleware
5 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 17 (38.64%) HTML
5 17 (38.64%) Apache
6 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 14 (31.82%) Linux
7 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
7 14 (31.82%) Saba
7 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (29.55%) Windows
9 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.73%) XML
11 9 (20.45%) ITIL
11 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
11 9 (20.45%) SaaS
12 7 (15.91%) Web Services
12 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (13.64%) Finance
13 6 (13.64%) SLA
14 5 (11.36%) C

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 17 (38.64%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
2 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) DB2
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) HTML
1 17 (38.64%) Middleware
1 17 (38.64%) FreeMarker
2 10 (22.73%) XML
3 7 (15.91%) Web Services
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) PKI
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
1 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) AIX
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
2 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.27%) CAD
5 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.36%) C
6 4 (9.09%) C#
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) Korn
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) DV Cleared
1 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 14 (31.82%) Saba
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (6.82%) Primavera
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
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