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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 41 37 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 23 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.07% 4.22% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 4.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 5
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,581
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.27%
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
514 460 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.97% 97.05% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 493 405 396
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
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 23 January 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) Java
3 24 (58.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (58.54%) Mentoring
4 18 (43.90%) .NET
5 12 (29.27%) MySQL
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
6 9 (21.95%) hybris
7 8 (19.51%) Windows
8 7 (17.07%) UNIX
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
10 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
10 5 (12.20%) ITIL
10 5 (12.20%) Service Management
10 5 (12.20%) Finance
10 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
10 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (9.76%) Puppet
11 4 (9.76%) Demand Management
11 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
11 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (9.76%) Change Management
11 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
11 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
11 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
12 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
12 3 (7.32%) Degree
12 3 (7.32%) Banking
13 2 (4.88%) Windows 7

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MySQL
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Disaster Recovery
1 24 (58.54%) Mentoring
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Service Management
3 4 (9.76%) Demand Management
3 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
3 4 (9.76%) Change Management
3 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) CRM
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
5 1 (2.44%) Release Management
5 1 (2.44%) ITSM
5 1 (2.44%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) hybris
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) BMC
3 1 (2.44%) Pegasus
3 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.44%) Sage
3 1 (2.44%) Remedy
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
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