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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 31 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.23% 2.73% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 3.21% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 15
Average salary £25,000 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,581
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.27%
Applications Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 156 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 89.51% 85.25% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 153 269
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,780
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £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 Knutsford

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Knutsford

Applications Support
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) SLA
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) DB2
3 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 8 (72.73%) Quality Management
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) Time Management
3 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
7 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) DB2
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Quality Management
1 8 (72.73%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) HP
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