The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 55 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.10% 4.32% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 4.38% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 25
Median salary £24,500 £31,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.60% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £26,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £31,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
626 593 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.90% 98.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 554 480 623
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Somerset

Applications Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 20 £24,500 -5.76% 1
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 22 (73.33%) ITIL
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (56.67%) IIS
4 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Apache
4 17 (56.67%) Tomcat
5 16 (53.33%) Java
5 16 (53.33%) PHP
6 15 (50.00%) C#
6 15 (50.00%) Jetty
6 15 (50.00%) CentOS
7 14 (46.67%) Eclipse
8 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (26.67%) Service Management
11 7 (23.33%) CRM
12 6 (20.00%) SLA
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
12 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (16.67%) Time Management
13 5 (16.67%) PowerShell

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (56.67%) Apache
1 17 (56.67%) IIS
1 17 (56.67%) Tomcat
2 15 (50.00%) Jetty
3 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) ColdFusion
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) AutoCAD
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Eclipse
2 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) SAML
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 15 (50.00%) CentOS
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Management
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) Time Management
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 4 (13.33%) ITSM
7 3 (10.00%) CAD
7 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
1 16 (53.33%) PHP
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) HNC
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 5 (16.67%) Informatica
3 5 (16.67%) Remedy
3 5 (16.67%) Reuters
3 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (16.67%) SAP
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
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