The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 55 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.34% 4.90% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 5.14% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 11
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £34,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Applications Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
522 720 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.88% 95.36% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 454 634 541
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Somerset

Applications Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
Bath +3 10 £21,750 -27.50% 2
Yeovil +5 3 £21,500 +7.50%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) ISO 9001
4 7 (35.00%) Legal
4 7 (35.00%) Military
4 7 (35.00%) Logistics
4 7 (35.00%) QA
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) SLA
6 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.00%) Finance
9 1 (5.00%) Incident Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (35.00%) Legal
1 7 (35.00%) Military
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) UNIX
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 4 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
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