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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 50 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 32 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.17% 0.32% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 0.33% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 7
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
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
739 600 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.35% 96.93% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 634 528 542
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +10 28 £29,000 +23.40% 1
Durham - 1 £24,000 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 38 (66.67%) Oracle
2 36 (63.16%) SQL
3 28 (49.12%) Finance
4 26 (45.61%) UNIX
5 22 (38.60%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (21.05%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
7 11 (19.30%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
9 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (15.79%) Workflow
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (14.04%) Windows
10 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
11 7 (12.28%) Java
11 7 (12.28%) Service Management
11 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
12 6 (10.53%) Change Management
12 6 (10.53%) Linux
12 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (8.77%) DICOM
13 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (8.77%) PACS
13 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 9 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Documentum
2 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (3.51%) Sage 50
6 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (3.51%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (3.51%) Line 50
7 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) WCF
4 1 (1.75%) WF
4 1 (1.75%) Django
4 1 (1.75%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Smartcard
2 5 (8.77%) PACS
3 1 (1.75%) Economics
3 1 (1.75%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) UNIX
2 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Linux
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
2 9 (15.79%) Workflow
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Service Management
5 6 (10.53%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.02%) ERP
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.75%) ITSM
10 1 (1.75%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.75%) Migration
10 1 (1.75%) Data Management
10 1 (1.75%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.77%) Perl
4 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) DICOM
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.51%) Sage
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
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