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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 53 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.75% 3.32% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 3.52% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
658 369 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.09% 94.13% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 616 344 437
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 29 (61.70%) .NET
3 26 (55.32%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (48.94%) Mentoring
5 22 (46.81%) MySQL
6 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.53%) Windows
7 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
9 9 (19.15%) hybris
10 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
10 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
11 7 (14.89%) Degree
12 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.77%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
12 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
13 5 (10.64%) Service Management
13 5 (10.64%) ITSM
13 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (8.51%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (8.51%) Release Management
14 4 (8.51%) UNIX
15 3 (6.38%) MS Office
16 2 (4.26%) InfoPath
16 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
16 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (4.26%) Workflow
16 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) MySQL
2 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (48.94%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) ITSM
3 5 (10.64%) Service Management
4 4 (8.51%) Release Management
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Workflow
6 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) hybris
3 2 (4.26%) BMC
3 2 (4.26%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
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