The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 75 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.94% 4.13% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 4.31% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 25
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 £26,200
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
727 719 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.58% 95.74% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 519 661 628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £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 Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Northamptonshire region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -22 7 £26,000 -20.00% 5
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (83.87%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 11 (35.48%) ITIL
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) ERP
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.90%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) Java
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Retail
9 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) Cognos
9 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
9 3 (9.68%) User Experience
10 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) AS400
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) OO
4 2 (6.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Cognos
3 2 (6.45%) Actuate
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits , 25 days Holiday
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