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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 53 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.24% - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £29,750 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 - £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +6.55%
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
372 276 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.54% 99.28% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 308 252 396
Average salary £35,232 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
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 30 January 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Oracle
3 17 (48.57%) Finance
4 15 (42.86%) UNIX
4 15 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (25.71%) Workflow
7 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
7 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (17.14%) Windows
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) Service Management
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (11.43%) .NET
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.43%) Change Management
12 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
12 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
12 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
12 3 (8.57%) Smartcard

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (22.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (2.86%) Agresso
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Local Government
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) WF
3 1 (2.86%) Django
3 1 (2.86%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Smartcard
2 3 (8.57%) PACS
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Workflow
2 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management
4 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) ITSM
8 1 (2.86%) ERP
8 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) Validation
8 1 (2.86%) Document Management
8 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) DICOM
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy