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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 70 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.09% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £32,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,328 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.68% +8.33%
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
712 666 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.40% 97.08% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 606 558 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) ERP
5 8 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (25.00%) Kofax
6 6 (25.00%) Pega
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) MySQL
8 4 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 3 (12.50%) Workflow
10 2 (8.33%) CMS
10 2 (8.33%) Data Management
10 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (8.33%) J2EE
10 2 (8.33%) Linux
10 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (4.17%) Citrix
11 1 (4.17%) Cerner
11 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
11 1 (4.17%) HTML
11 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
11 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (4.17%) .NET

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.17%) ResourceLink
2 1 (4.17%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (4.17%) JDE OneWorld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Data Management
3 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Kofax
2 6 (25.00%) Pega
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) NorthgateArinso
4 1 (4.17%) Northgate
4 1 (4.17%) Civica
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Cerner
4 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
Sheffield
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
TheSmartList
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago