The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 50 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.52% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.86% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £21,000 £31,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.85% +5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £31,000 £22,475
10% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £32,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,581
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.27%
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
373 463 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.39% 97.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 315 406 371
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bond Adapt
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
Liverpool, Merseyside
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