The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 40 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.86% 5.84% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 5.96% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Median salary £50,000 £25,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+96.07% +27.50%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
351 403 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 93.35% 98.05% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 283 324 349
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Liverpool

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
6 9 (37.50%) Apache
6 9 (37.50%) JSP
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (33.33%) HPUX
8 6 (25.00%) Banking
8 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (25.00%) Release Management
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
9 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) CRM
9 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Degree
10 4 (16.67%) Line Management
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 3 (12.50%) Windows 10

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (37.50%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Front Office
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) JSP
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) iBATIS
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) HPUX
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (25.00%) Release Management
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Line Management
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) HP