The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 24 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.03% 0.72% 5.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.75% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Average salary £25,000 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Applications Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 133 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 94.85% 96.38% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 72 82 166
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Applications Support
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Photography
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware