The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 41 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.73% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 0.46% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,800 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.97% -5.23%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
795 648 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.78% 95.29% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 576 557 676
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +22 21 £25,000 - 2
Durham +14 7 £27,000 - 1
Northumberland - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 32 (69.57%) Oracle
2 18 (39.13%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 12 (26.09%) UNIX
6 11 (23.91%) SAP
7 10 (21.74%) ERP
7 10 (21.74%) Workflow
7 10 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
8 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
8 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
9 7 (15.22%) Sage
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (15.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
10 6 (13.04%) Windows
11 5 (10.87%) MS Office
11 5 (10.87%) Linux
11 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
11 5 (10.87%) CSS
11 5 (10.87%) Java
11 5 (10.87%) Service Management
11 5 (10.87%) General Ledger

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (21.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Documentum
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (15.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle HRMS
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (8.70%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (8.70%) Line 50
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Sage MMS
6 2 (4.35%) Sage 50
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (2.17%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.87%) General Ledger
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Local Government
5 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.52%) WCF
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) DTV
1 3 (6.52%) Smartcard
1 3 (6.52%) PACS
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) UNIX
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ERP
1 10 (21.74%) Workflow
1 10 (21.74%) Regression Testing
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.87%) Service Management
5 4 (8.70%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (8.70%) Cash Management
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.35%) Document Management
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.17%) Migration
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 3 (6.52%) C#
3 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) COBOL
4 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) DICOM
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) SAP
3 7 (15.22%) Sage
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Epicor
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Infor
4 3 (6.52%) NetSuite
5 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.35%) Pegasus
5 2 (4.35%) Sun
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago