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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
North West / Merseyside
Rank 56 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.82% 6.51% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 6.68% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 9
Median salary £50,000 £27,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%

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
523 494 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.26% 97.44% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 435 407 410
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -8 7 £50,000 +96.07%
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) Finance
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
5 12 (38.71%) Apache
5 12 (38.71%) JSP
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
7 9 (29.03%) SOAP
7 9 (29.03%) HPUX
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (22.58%) Banking
9 7 (22.58%) SAP
9 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Release Management
10 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
11 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) CRM
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
12 4 (12.90%) Unix
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (12.90%) Performance Management

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 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
2 12 (38.71%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) Aareon QL
2 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
7 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (6.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Front Office
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) JSP
2 9 (29.03%) SOAP
3 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) iBATIS
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) HPUX
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
3 6 (19.35%) Release Management
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) Line Management
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) People Management
8 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Aareon
3 1 (3.23%) HP
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
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