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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 34 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 35 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.77% 2.19% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 2.22% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 9
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £41,250 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
585 450 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.38% 98.47% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 440 347 488
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 0 29 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Southport +11 2 £27,500 -
St Helens - 2 £26,500 -
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Finance
3 21 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) ITIL
5 18 (37.50%) SQL
6 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (27.08%) Linux
7 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (27.08%) Banking
7 13 (27.08%) Problem Management
8 12 (25.00%) Debian
8 12 (25.00%) Apache
8 12 (25.00%) SAP
9 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.92%) CentOS
9 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.83%) SWIFT
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (20.83%) Credit Risk
10 10 (20.83%) Wealth Management
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (20.83%) Time Management
10 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
10 10 (20.83%) SLA
10 10 (20.83%) CRM
10 10 (20.83%) Change Management
10 10 (20.83%) Reuters

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 12 (25.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.67%) nginx
3 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.25%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) Aareon QL
2 2 (4.17%) Academy Housing
2 2 (4.17%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (4.17%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (4.17%) OPENHousing
2 2 (4.17%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (4.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.42%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (10.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) JSON
1 7 (14.58%) XML
2 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) JSP
4 2 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Credit Risk
2 10 (20.83%) SWIFT
3 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (27.08%) Linux
5 12 (25.00%) Debian
6 11 (22.92%) CentOS
7 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.17%) HPUX
10 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Problem Management
2 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.83%) Change Management
3 10 (20.83%) CRM
3 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 10 (20.83%) Time Management
3 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (20.83%) Wealth Management
4 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (12.50%) Practice Management
6 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
8 4 (8.33%) Open Source
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 8 (16.67%) Python
4 7 (14.58%) C#
4 7 (14.58%) Perl
4 7 (14.58%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) C++
6 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.25%) C
8 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Varnish
2 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 7 (14.58%) Cacti
2 7 (14.58%) Munin
2 7 (14.58%) Nagios
3 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) SAP
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) Bloomberg
3 10 (20.83%) Reuters
4 7 (14.58%) Remedy
4 7 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (10.42%) IBM
5 5 (10.42%) Informatica
5 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (4.17%) Aareon
7 2 (4.17%) Capita
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) Civica
7 2 (4.17%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Northgate
7 2 (4.17%) Orchard
7 2 (4.17%) VMware
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