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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 77 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 2.31% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 2.39% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 14
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
713 752 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.48% 96.41% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 622 634 624
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 4 May 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 0 1 £37,500 +32.15%
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Logistics
5 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (28.57%) Progress
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Intranet

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ANSI SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Progress 4GL
3 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Progress