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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 30 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.04% 3.55% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 3.72% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 18
Median salary £65,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
329 403 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.63% 95.27% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 266 283 469
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 4 May 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 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 29 (87.88%) Finance
2 25 (75.76%) Banking
2 25 (75.76%) ITIL
3 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (66.67%) Time Management
4 22 (66.67%) Wealth Management
4 22 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (66.67%) Credit Risk
4 22 (66.67%) SWIFT
4 22 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (66.67%) Reuters
4 22 (66.67%) Bloomberg
4 22 (66.67%) SLA
4 22 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 22 (66.67%) Change Management
5 21 (63.64%) MS Office
6 17 (51.52%) Service Delivery
7 16 (48.48%) C
7 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
7 16 (48.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (48.48%) Degree
7 16 (48.48%) ISTQB
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) CRM
10 6 (18.18%) Remedy
10 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server

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 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (15.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 22 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 29 (87.88%) Finance
2 25 (75.76%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.03%) JMS
1 1 (3.03%) JSON
1 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (66.67%) Credit Risk
1 22 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
3 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 24 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (66.67%) Change Management
3 22 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 22 (66.67%) Time Management
3 22 (66.67%) Wealth Management
4 17 (51.52%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) CRM
6 5 (15.15%) ETL
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
1 16 (48.48%) ISTQB
1 16 (48.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) Squid
1 1 (3.03%) Varnish
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.03%) Cacti
1 1 (3.03%) Munin
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 22 (66.67%) Reuters
3 6 (18.18%) Remedy
3 6 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) VMware