The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 31 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.92% 1.05% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.08% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,174 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -1.03%
Applications Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 186 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.81% 97.89% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 123 111
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 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
County Antrim +8 4 £30,000 - 1
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) Windows

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) New Relic
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago