The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 44 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.96% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 1
Average salary £28,250 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Applications Support
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
457 347 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.21% 98.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 372 313 361
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £21,975
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (68.42%) SQL
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 19 (50.00%) UNIX
3 16 (42.11%) Finance
4 15 (39.47%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
6 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (21.05%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (21.05%) Workflow
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) Java
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (18.42%) Service Management
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (15.79%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) Change Management
10 5 (13.16%) Perl
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
10 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
10 5 (13.16%) Smartcard
10 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Documentum
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (2.63%) WF
3 1 (2.63%) Django
3 1 (2.63%) AppFabric
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Smartcard
2 5 (13.16%) PACS
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) UNIX
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
2 8 (21.05%) Workflow
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Service Management
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Document Management
8 1 (2.63%) Web Development
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) DICOM
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Remedy