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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 57 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 21 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.17% 4.22% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 4.38% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 16
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +39.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,200 £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,174 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -1.03%
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
646 639 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.44% 96.38% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 570 593 351
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 22 (46.81%) MS Excel
5 16 (34.04%) ITIL
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (31.91%) Finance
7 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
7 14 (29.79%) Incident Management
7 14 (29.79%) SharePoint
7 14 (29.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
7 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (29.79%) Windows 8
8 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
8 12 (25.53%) Service Management
9 11 (23.40%) Change Management
9 11 (23.40%) Capacity Management
9 11 (23.40%) Demand Management
10 10 (21.28%) .NET
11 9 (19.15%) Puppet
11 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (17.02%) Banking
13 7 (14.89%) Retail
13 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
14 6 (12.77%) IIS
15 5 (10.64%) CRM
16 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
16 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 14 (29.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (46.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.79%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.26%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
2 14 (29.79%) Incident Management
2 14 (29.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
3 12 (25.53%) Service Management
4 11 (23.40%) Change Management
4 11 (23.40%) Demand Management
4 11 (23.40%) Capacity Management
5 5 (10.64%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) ERP
6 3 (6.38%) Time Management
7 2 (4.26%) Practice Management
7 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.26%) Release Management
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.13%) ITSM
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Puppet
1 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) BMC
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy
3 1 (2.13%) RedPrairie
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