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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 62 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.25% 5.00% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 5.22% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 22
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £65,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
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
546 517 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.67% 95.74% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 382 491 423
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) C#
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (11.11%) Retail
9 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (11.11%) User Experience
9 3 (11.11%) Cognos
9 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 2 (7.41%) ERP
10 2 (7.41%) Actuate
10 2 (7.41%) OO

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.41%) ERP
3 2 (7.41%) OO
3 2 (7.41%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) Actuate
4 1 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) Sage
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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