The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 29 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 91 87 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 27 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.71% 1.59% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.65% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 5
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1525 1701 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.58% 96.48% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1466 1262
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Oxford +4 15 £27,500 -21.42%
Banbury -1 4 £30,000 +25.00%
Witney +4 3 £22,000 -12.00%
Henley-on-Thames -4 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Abingdon - 1 £38,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) ITIL
3 21 (37.50%) Windows
4 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
4 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
5 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
7 14 (25.00%) .NET
7 14 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (25.00%) Retail
8 13 (23.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (23.21%) Citrix
8 13 (23.21%) Remedy
8 13 (23.21%) Oracle
8 13 (23.21%) Java
8 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (21.43%) Problem Management
9 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 11 (19.64%) JDA
10 11 (19.64%) Linux
10 11 (19.64%) Incident Management
10 11 (19.64%) Retail-J
11 8 (14.29%) MS Office
12 7 (12.50%) C#
12 7 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (12.50%) Degree
13 4 (7.14%) Time Management
13 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
13 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (23.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (25.00%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Local Government
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) CSS
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Social Media
2 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) ITIL
2 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 11 (19.64%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) Time Management
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) Cash Management
9 1 (1.79%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.79%) ERP
9 1 (1.79%) ETL
9 1 (1.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Citrix
2 13 (23.21%) Remedy
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) JDA
4 1 (1.79%) Charles River
4 1 (1.79%) Talend
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