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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 49 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 25 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.01% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.89% -5.90%
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
802 638 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.51% 96.52% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 573 537 669
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 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 20 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 - 20 £25,000 - 4
Durham +6 4 £26,750 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 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 34 (66.67%) Oracle
2 18 (35.29%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (27.45%) UNIX
4 14 (27.45%) Finance
5 11 (21.57%) SAP
6 10 (19.61%) ITIL
6 10 (19.61%) ERP
6 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Workflow
6 10 (19.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
7 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (17.65%) Windows
7 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
9 7 (13.73%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (13.73%) Sage
9 7 (13.73%) Service Management
9 7 (13.73%) Linux
9 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
9 7 (13.73%) Java
9 7 (13.73%) Oracle General Ledger
10 6 (11.76%) .NET
10 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
10 6 (11.76%) Change Management
11 5 (9.80%) PACS

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 (19.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) MS Project Server
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Documentum
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (13.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle HRMS
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (7.84%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (7.84%) Line 50
5 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (3.92%) Sage MMS
6 2 (3.92%) Sage 50
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.80%) General Ledger
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Electronics
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.92%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
2 5 (9.80%) WCF
3 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (3.92%) XML
5 2 (3.92%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) WF
6 1 (1.96%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Smartcard
1 5 (9.80%) PACS
2 3 (5.88%) DTV
3 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) UNIX
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
1 10 (19.61%) ERP
1 10 (19.61%) Regression Testing
1 10 (19.61%) Workflow
2 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
3 7 (13.73%) Service Management
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Cash Management
5 4 (7.84%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.92%) Document Management
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.96%) ITSM
8 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Java
3 5 (9.80%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.92%) COBOL
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) DICOM
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Oracle
2 11 (21.57%) SAP
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.73%) Sage
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Epicor
6 3 (5.88%) NetSuite
6 3 (5.88%) Infor
7 2 (3.92%) Pegasus
7 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.92%) Sun
8 1 (1.96%) Remedy
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