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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
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
176 168 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 97.78% 95.45% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 160
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
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 16 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) French Language
4 1 (16.67%) German Language

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft