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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 85 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.60% 2.19% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.35% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 32
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-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
1013 895 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.39% 93.33% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 833 747 764
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 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Cheltenham +10 5 £40,000 +66.66%
Gloucester -21 2 £21,500 -44.15% 2
Cirencester +2 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) Windows
5 14 (33.33%) Citrix
5 14 (33.33%) XenApp
6 13 (30.95%) VMware
7 11 (26.19%) .NET
7 11 (26.19%) SCCM
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) Oracle
10 8 (19.05%) PMI
10 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
10 8 (19.05%) Advertising
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 6 (14.29%) UNIX
13 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
13 5 (11.90%) J2EE
13 5 (11.90%) C
13 5 (11.90%) C#
13 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
13 5 (11.90%) BPEL
13 5 (11.90%) vSphere
14 4 (9.52%) SDLC

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Advertising
3 3 (7.14%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) J2EE
3 3 (7.14%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.38%) FreeMarker
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) PMI
2 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) LIMS
3 1 (2.38%) PACS
3 1 (2.38%) e-Health
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Informatics
3 1 (2.38%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.90%) BPEL
3 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.52%) SDLC
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Analytics
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) Service Management
5 1 (2.38%) Document Management
5 1 (2.38%) ITSM
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) C
3 5 (11.90%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) XenApp
2 5 (11.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Citrix
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Saba
6 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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