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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 70 40 64
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.79% 4.39% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 4.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 1
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -11.29%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,349 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -0.48%
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
748 770 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.53% 96.61% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 648 600 526
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
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
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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
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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
Durham -13 6 £28,500 +5.55% 1
Tyne and Wear -32 4 £23,000 -25.80% 2
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) SAP
2 9 (34.62%) ERP
3 7 (26.92%) Logistics
4 6 (23.08%) Agresso
5 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) COBIT
6 4 (15.38%) SAP LE
6 4 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (15.38%) SAP SCM
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) ABAP
6 4 (15.38%) VB
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) SAP MM
6 4 (15.38%) SAP BI
6 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (15.38%) Sage
6 4 (15.38%) SAP SD
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Epicor
7 3 (11.54%) MS Office
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 3 (11.54%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Agresso
2 4 (15.38%) SAP SD
2 4 (15.38%) SAP MM
2 4 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (15.38%) SAP SCM
2 4 (15.38%) SAP LE
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SAP BI
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ERP
2 7 (26.92%) Logistics
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) VB
2 4 (15.38%) ABAP
3 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) C
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (15.38%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Sage
4 3 (11.54%) NetSuite
4 3 (11.54%) Infor
4 3 (11.54%) Epicor
5 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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