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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 71 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.09% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £31,250 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 - £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £30,625 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +8.33%
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
689 549 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.25% 97.34% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 572 430 586
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 February 2015. 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 - 5 £30,500 - 2
Durham - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle
3 22 (55.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) UNIX
5 15 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (22.50%) Workflow
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) ITIL
11 5 (12.50%) Degree
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
12 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
12 4 (10.00%) Windows
12 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
12 4 (10.00%) .NET
13 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
13 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
13 3 (7.50%) Agresso
13 3 (7.50%) Service Management
13 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
13 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 8 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (7.50%) Agresso
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) WPF
4 1 (2.50%) Django
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) Economics
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Workflow
2 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
7 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.50%) Document Management
8 1 (2.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) VB6
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
1 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
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