The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 40 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.03% 0.65% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.67% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £43,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +21.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £42,750 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £44,750 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Applications Support
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
242 298 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.37% 97.39% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 212 227 178
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Applications Support
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 11 (84.62%) CRM
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (53.85%) PACS
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow Management
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) NHS
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) Information Governance
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) MCITP
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) MCSA
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Sage
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Informatics

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) PACS
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) NHS
3 2 (15.38%) Informatics
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
2 4 (30.77%) Dashboard Development
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Information Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Sage