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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
North West / Merseyside
Rank 62 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 12 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.01% 4.58% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 4.74% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 4
Median salary £50,000 £27,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £41,550
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

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
565 485 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.80% 96.61% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 452 372 363
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -16 6 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Applications Support
North West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
3 21 (48.84%) Finance
4 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
5 17 (39.53%) Apache
5 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
7 14 (32.56%) SQL
8 13 (30.23%) JSP
8 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (25.58%) ITIL V3
9 11 (25.58%) HPUX
10 10 (23.26%) SOAP
11 9 (20.93%) Release Management
11 9 (20.93%) Banking
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle
12 8 (18.60%) Linux
12 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) CRM
13 7 (16.28%) SAP
14 6 (13.95%) C#
14 6 (13.95%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
14 6 (13.95%) CentOS
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database

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 17 (39.53%) Apache
2 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) nginx
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.33%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
6 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.65%) QlikView
8 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) JSP
2 10 (23.26%) SOAP
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) JSON
4 3 (6.98%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) iBATIS
5 2 (4.65%) Spring
6 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.58%) HPUX
5 8 (18.60%) Linux
6 6 (13.95%) CentOS
7 5 (11.63%) Debian
8 4 (9.30%) Unix
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL V3
3 9 (20.93%) Release Management
4 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) CRM
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) Line Management
7 4 (9.30%) Open Source
7 4 (9.30%) Workflow
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.65%) People Management
9 2 (4.65%) Practice Management
9 2 (4.65%) Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) Service Management
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.98%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.65%) Cacti
1 2 (4.65%) Munin
1 2 (4.65%) Nagios
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Aareon
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