The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 65 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.33% 0.28% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £36,250 £21,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.60% -33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
Applications Support
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 706 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.34% 98.06% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 603 557
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,105 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Sheffield

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) ERP
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Local Government
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Axis
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Axis
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago