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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 52 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.04% - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £30,250 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
525 442 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.40% 96.93% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 364 384 357
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 28 (77.78%) Oracle
2 17 (47.22%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) UNIX
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (25.00%) Workflow
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 7 (19.44%) Linux
8 7 (19.44%) Java
8 7 (19.44%) Service Management
8 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (16.67%) Change Management
10 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
10 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
10 5 (13.89%) Smartcard
10 5 (13.89%) Perl
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) PACS
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle HRMS
10 5 (13.89%) DICOM

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 9 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Documentum
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle HRMS
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (2.78%) Line 50
6 1 (2.78%) Sage MMS
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.56%) Local Government
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (2.78%) WF
3 1 (2.78%) AppFabric
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Smartcard
2 5 (13.89%) PACS
3 2 (5.56%) DTV
3 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) UNIX
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (25.00%) Workflow
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
4 6 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Cash Management
5 4 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (5.56%) Document Management
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) COBOL
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.78%) Sage
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy