The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 58 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.08% 4.00% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 4.18% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Average salary £24,750 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Applications Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
642 359 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.25% 95.73% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 593 340 396
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Northampton region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Northampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 26 (57.78%) .NET
3 22 (48.89%) Java
4 21 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (42.22%) MySQL
5 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.11%) Windows
7 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
9 10 (22.22%) hybris
10 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 8 (17.78%) Degree
11 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
12 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.33%) Finance
13 5 (11.11%) ITSM
13 5 (11.11%) Service Management
13 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (8.89%) Release Management
15 3 (6.67%) MS Office
15 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
16 2 (4.44%) CRM
16 2 (4.44%) BMC
16 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (4.44%) IIS
16 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
16 2 (4.44%) InfoPath

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) MySQL
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (11.11%) ITSM
2 5 (11.11%) Service Management
2 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Release Management
4 2 (4.44%) CRM
4 2 (4.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VBScript
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) hybris
3 2 (4.44%) BMC
3 2 (4.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) HP
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