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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 34 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.96% 2.26% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 2.36% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 14
Median salary £46,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Applications Support
Merseyside

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
319 382 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.26% 95.74% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 258 262 431
Median salary £40,000 £35,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 30 (81.08%) Finance
2 26 (70.27%) ITIL
3 25 (67.57%) Banking
4 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
4 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
4 24 (64.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (59.46%) Time Management
5 22 (59.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (59.46%) Data Analysis
5 22 (59.46%) Wealth Management
5 22 (59.46%) Credit Risk
5 22 (59.46%) SWIFT
5 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (59.46%) SLA
5 22 (59.46%) Reuters
5 22 (59.46%) Bloomberg
5 22 (59.46%) Change Management
6 21 (56.76%) MS Office
7 17 (45.95%) Service Delivery
8 16 (43.24%) C
8 16 (43.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (43.24%) Mathematics
8 16 (43.24%) Degree
8 16 (43.24%) ISTQB
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) SAP
11 6 (16.22%) Remedy
11 6 (16.22%) CRM
11 6 (16.22%) Management Information System

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 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (56.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (8.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (59.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 30 (81.08%) Finance
2 25 (67.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) JMS
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
1 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (59.46%) Credit Risk
1 22 (59.46%) SWIFT
2 16 (43.24%) Mathematics
3 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Debian
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) ITIL
2 24 (64.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (59.46%) Change Management
3 22 (59.46%) Data Analysis
3 22 (59.46%) Time Management
3 22 (59.46%) Wealth Management
4 17 (45.95%) Service Delivery
5 6 (16.22%) CRM
6 5 (13.51%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.41%) Release Management
10 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.70%) Project Governance
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) C
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
3 3 (8.11%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
1 16 (43.24%) ISTQB
1 16 (43.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (59.46%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) Varnish
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Cacti
2 1 (2.70%) Munin
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Bloomberg
2 22 (59.46%) Reuters
3 6 (16.22%) Remedy
3 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (16.22%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) F5
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat