The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 61 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 12 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.66% 0.86% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.89% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 7
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Applications Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 898 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.19% 96.77% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 600 792 763
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Oxford

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Oxford

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Retail
3 10 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 10 (41.67%) Retail-J
3 10 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) JDA
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
8 2 (8.33%) Content Management
8 2 (8.33%) Local Government
8 2 (8.33%) Finance
8 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 1 (4.17%) SLA
9 1 (4.17%) MS Access
9 1 (4.17%) Cognos
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Retail-J
2 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (45.83%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.33%) Local Government
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 10 (41.67%) Problem Management
2 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) JDA
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.17%) Open Text
4 1 (4.17%) Sage
4 1 (4.17%) Primavera
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