The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 65 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.91% 2.46% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 2.53% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 3
Average salary £28,500 £24,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
626 553 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.99% 97.02% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 549 489 472
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
South Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Pega
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Summit
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) JBoss
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Sage

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) AppSense
2 2 (25.00%) Pega
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Infor
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