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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 44 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 28 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.54% 3.79% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 4.02% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 14
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £30,157 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +8.33%
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
591 597 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.79% 94.16% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 522 517 328
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
3 19 (37.25%) Windows
4 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
6 14 (27.45%) Java
6 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (27.45%) Finance
6 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
7 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (21.57%) Windows 8
8 11 (21.57%) Service Management
8 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
8 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (21.57%) ITIL
8 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
9 10 (19.61%) .NET
9 10 (19.61%) Problem Management
9 10 (19.61%) Incident Management
9 10 (19.61%) Change Management
9 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (19.61%) Demand Management
9 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
9 10 (19.61%) Puppet
10 9 (17.65%) hybris
10 9 (17.65%) Banking
11 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
12 6 (11.76%) IIS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) DataEase
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.57%) Windows 8
4 5 (9.80%) UNIX
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
2 11 (21.57%) Service Management
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
2 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (19.61%) Demand Management
3 10 (19.61%) Incident Management
3 10 (19.61%) Problem Management
3 10 (19.61%) Change Management
3 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
4 5 (9.80%) CRM
5 4 (7.84%) ERP
6 3 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Practice Management
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Release Management
8 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Puppet
1 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.96%) Sage
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago