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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 48 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 32 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.30% 3.63% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 3.88% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 13
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
705 798 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.76% 93.33% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 629 702 477
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram 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 3 March 2015. 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 -1 28 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Towcester - 1 £22,500 -
Corby - 1 £25,000 -
Applications Support
East Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 37 (72.55%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) Java
3 22 (43.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (39.22%) Mentoring
5 17 (33.33%) .NET
5 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 16 (31.37%) Windows
7 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
7 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.57%) hybris
9 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (15.69%) Windows 8
10 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
10 8 (15.69%) MySQL
10 8 (15.69%) Finance
10 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
10 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
11 7 (13.73%) UNIX
11 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
12 6 (11.76%) IIS
12 6 (11.76%) ITIL
12 6 (11.76%) Service Management
13 5 (9.80%) Change Management
13 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
13 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
13 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.69%) Windows 8
4 7 (13.73%) UNIX
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (39.22%) Mentoring
3 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
3 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Service Management
4 6 (11.76%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) Demand Management
5 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 3 (5.88%) ERP
7 3 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (3.92%) Practice Management
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Release Management
9 1 (1.96%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
1 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.96%) Sage
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) RedPrairie
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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