The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 136 106 67
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 50 52 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.31% 1.97% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.05% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 95
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,250 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
Applications Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 65 (54.62%) SQL
2 63 (52.94%) ITIL
3 59 (49.58%) XML
4 54 (45.38%) .NET
5 50 (42.02%) Windows
6 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
7 39 (32.77%) C#
8 36 (30.25%) VB
9 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
10 27 (22.69%) Web Services
11 26 (21.85%) SOAP
11 26 (21.85%) WSDL
12 22 (18.49%) Classic ASP
12 22 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (16.81%) IIS
14 16 (13.45%) Windows XP
14 16 (13.45%) Internet
15 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
15 15 (12.61%) VMware
16 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
16 13 (10.92%) HTML
17 12 (10.08%) VBA
17 12 (10.08%) CSS
18 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (8.40%) Data Analysis
19 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
19 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
20 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2000
20 9 (7.56%) SLA
20 9 (7.56%) JavaScript

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (16.81%) IIS
2 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.52%) Apache
5 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.68%) LiveLink
5 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.68%) SAS
6 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) SAN
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.36%) MS Access
6 3 (2.52%) MySQL
7 2 (1.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.68%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.68%) Maven
2 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.84%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (3.36%) French Language
2 3 (2.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.52%) Legal
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (49.58%) XML
2 54 (45.38%) .NET
3 27 (22.69%) Web Services
4 26 (21.85%) SOAP
4 26 (21.85%) WSDL
5 22 (18.49%) Classic ASP
6 13 (10.92%) HTML
7 12 (10.08%) CSS
8 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.36%) jQuery
10 2 (1.68%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.68%) Spring
11 1 (0.84%) WCF
11 1 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Statistics
3 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (42.02%) Windows
2 16 (13.45%) Windows XP
3 8 (6.72%) Linux
4 5 (4.20%) UNIX
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) Debian
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.94%) ITIL
2 10 (8.40%) Data Analysis
3 8 (6.72%) Release Management
3 8 (6.72%) Service Management
4 5 (4.20%) ERP
4 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
5 3 (2.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (2.52%) CRM
6 2 (1.68%) Change Management
6 2 (1.68%) Software Testing
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Manual Testing
6 2 (1.68%) Time Management
6 2 (1.68%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.68%) Analytics
6 2 (1.68%) Campaign Management
6 2 (1.68%) Visual Analytics
7 1 (0.84%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.62%) SQL
2 39 (32.77%) C#
3 36 (30.25%) VB
4 12 (10.08%) VBA
5 9 (7.56%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.04%) VB6
6 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.52%) Java
8 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.56%) SLA
2 7 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) VMware
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle
4 2 (1.68%) JBoss
4 2 (1.68%) Citrix
4 2 (1.68%) Alterian
4 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.84%) CA
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco
Leeds
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago