The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 37 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.43% 1.61% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 1.66% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 11
Median salary £36,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Applications Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
559 483 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.90% 96.99% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 434 368 526
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Merseyside

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Applications Support
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 26 £36,000 -28.00% 3
St Helens - 2 £26,500 -
Southport - 1 £27,500 - 2
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Merseyside region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 30 (61.22%) Finance
2 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 24 (48.98%) ITIL
3 19 (38.78%) Windows
3 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (36.73%) Data Analysis
4 18 (36.73%) Credit Risk
4 18 (36.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (36.73%) Time Management
4 18 (36.73%) Wealth Management
4 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (36.73%) SWIFT
4 18 (36.73%) SLA
4 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.73%) Change Management
4 18 (36.73%) Reuters
4 18 (36.73%) Bloomberg
5 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (26.53%) Problem Management
6 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (26.53%) MS Office
6 13 (26.53%) SAP
6 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
7 12 (24.49%) CRM
8 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
8 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
8 10 (20.41%) Remedy

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (18.37%) Apache
3 7 (14.29%) nginx
4 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (6.12%) SAP SD
4 2 (4.08%) Aareon QL
4 2 (4.08%) Academy Housing
4 2 (4.08%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (4.08%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (4.08%) OPENHousing
4 2 (4.08%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (10.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.24%) Subversion
General
1 30 (61.22%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
1 6 (12.24%) JSON
1 6 (12.24%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (12.24%) XML
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) JMS
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (36.73%) Credit Risk
2 18 (36.73%) SWIFT
3 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
4 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (18.37%) Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Debian
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) CentOS
6 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Change Management
2 18 (36.73%) Data Analysis
2 18 (36.73%) Time Management
2 18 (36.73%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (36.73%) Wealth Management
3 13 (26.53%) Problem Management
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (24.49%) CRM
5 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
6 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.20%) ETL
8 5 (10.20%) Practice Management
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.08%) Invoice Processing
10 2 (4.08%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
3 8 (16.33%) C
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) Perl
3 8 (16.33%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
1 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (16.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Varnish
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.24%) Cacti
2 6 (12.24%) Munin
2 6 (12.24%) Nagios
2 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (12.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Bloomberg
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
1 18 (36.73%) Reuters
2 13 (26.53%) SAP
3 10 (20.41%) Remedy
3 10 (20.41%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (10.20%) IBM
4 5 (10.20%) Informatica
5 2 (4.08%) Aareon
5 2 (4.08%) Capita
5 2 (4.08%) Castleton
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) Civica
5 2 (4.08%) F5
5 2 (4.08%) Kypera
5 2 (4.08%) Northgate
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) Orchard
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
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