The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 31 July 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 34 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.40% - 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 149 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.09% 85.14% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 117 96 95
Average salary £31,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Applications Support
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
County Antrim - 7 - - 1
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) FileNet
2 6 (85.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (85.71%) Jython
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Data Security
2 6 (85.71%) SPSS
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Tcl

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) FileNet
2 6 (85.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Jython
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Tcl
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
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Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
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