The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 59 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.60% 0.15% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £26,500 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Applications Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
791 646 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.53% 97.29% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 580 560 624
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in the North East

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the North East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the North East

Applications Support
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 11 £30,250 -
Durham +3 2 £26,000 - 1
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 33 (66.00%) Oracle
2 18 (36.00%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) UNIX
4 14 (28.00%) Finance
5 10 (20.00%) Workflow
5 10 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (20.00%) SAP
5 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL
6 9 (18.00%) ERP
6 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
6 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (16.00%) Windows
8 7 (14.00%) Linux
8 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.00%) Java
8 7 (14.00%) Service Management
8 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (12.00%) Sage
9 6 (12.00%) .NET
9 6 (12.00%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (12.00%) Change Management
10 5 (10.00%) PACS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) MS Project Server
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Documentum
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (12.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (6.00%) Line 50
6 3 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (6.00%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (4.00%) Sage 50
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (2.00%) Sage MMS
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (2.00%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (6.00%) Electronics
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Advertising
5 2 (4.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) WCF
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) WF
6 1 (2.00%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) PACS
2 5 (10.00%) Smartcard
3 3 (6.00%) DTV
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) UNIX
2 8 (16.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Workflow
1 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) ERP
3 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.00%) Service Management
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
6 4 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (8.00%) Cash Management
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.00%) Document Management
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.00%) CRM
9 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.00%) ITSM
9 1 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) Perl
3 5 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) COBOL
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) DICOM
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.00%) Sage
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.00%) Epicor
6 3 (6.00%) Infor
6 3 (6.00%) NetSuite
7 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) Pegasus
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago