The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 44 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 28 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.29% 4.24% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 4.47% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 7
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 380 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.03% 94.76% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 540 332 446
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Applications Support
Northamptonshire

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 23 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 32 (68.09%) SQL
1 32 (68.09%) .NET
2 31 (65.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (59.57%) Java
4 20 (42.55%) UNIX
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
6 12 (25.53%) MySQL
7 11 (23.40%) hybris
8 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) Windows
10 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
10 8 (17.02%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.64%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (10.64%) Retail
13 4 (8.51%) ITSM
13 4 (8.51%) Service Management
13 4 (8.51%) Degree
13 4 (8.51%) IIS
13 4 (8.51%) ERP
13 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
14 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
14 3 (6.38%) Release Management
15 2 (4.26%) Remedy
15 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (8.51%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) MySQL
3 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) German Language
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) UNIX
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.51%) ITSM
2 4 (8.51%) ERP
2 4 (8.51%) Service Management
2 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.38%) Release Management
3 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.26%) Logistics
5 1 (2.13%) Web Development
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) SQL
2 28 (59.57%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) hybris
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) BMC
4 2 (4.26%) Remedy
4 2 (4.26%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
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