The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 40 75 53
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 35 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.91% 0.82% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 0.84% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 31
Median salary £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,200 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
681 713 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.51% 97.01% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 549 625 648
Median salary £37,031 £35,592 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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 5 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +19 26 £31,250 +38.88%
Durham - 8 £50,000 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 14 (26.92%) Web Services
3 14 (26.92%) .NET
3 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 13 (25.00%) XML
4 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.00%) Finance
5 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (23.08%) IIS
6 11 (21.15%) ITIL
6 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
6 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (21.15%) Analytics
6 11 (21.15%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (19.23%) Data Integration
8 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
8 9 (17.31%) IBM
8 9 (17.31%) Maximo
9 7 (13.46%) Unix
10 6 (11.54%) Java
11 5 (9.62%) SLA
11 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.62%) Oracle
12 4 (7.69%) OO
12 4 (7.69%) C#
12 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (23.08%) IIS
3 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Maximo
2 2 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
1 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
1 14 (26.92%) Web Services
2 13 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) CSS3
4 1 (1.92%) Django
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) Kohana
4 1 (1.92%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) iSeries
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.46%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Analytics
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
1 11 (21.15%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (7.69%) Document Management
2 4 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (7.69%) OO
2 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
3 3 (5.77%) OOP
3 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.92%) ERP
5 1 (1.92%) ETL
5 1 (1.92%) Load Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
5 3 (5.77%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) AppleScript
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) R
6 1 (1.92%) RPG
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.92%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Sun
4 3 (5.77%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Sage
6 1 (1.92%) SAP