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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 69 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.51% 3.23% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 3.44% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 7
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £42,500 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
547 640 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.66% 93.98% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 485 544 576
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014. 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 -6 2 £20,500 -36.92% 1
Clevedon - 1 £23,500 - 1
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (72.22%) SLA
2 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
2 25 (69.44%) Finance
3 24 (66.67%) SQL
4 23 (63.89%) Relational Database
5 19 (52.78%) XML
6 18 (50.00%) Line Management
7 16 (44.44%) Windows
8 15 (41.67%) T-SQL
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
11 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 5 (13.89%) .NET
11 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.11%) C#
12 4 (11.11%) MySQL
12 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 4 (11.11%) CSS
12 4 (11.11%) XSLT
12 4 (11.11%) XHTML
12 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
12 4 (11.11%) Content Management
12 4 (11.11%) Web Development
13 2 (5.56%) ITIL
13 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
13 2 (5.56%) Project Management
13 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 1 (2.78%) Oracle
14 1 (2.78%) MCP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) Relational Database
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) XSLT
3 4 (11.11%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
2 18 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.11%) Content Management
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) MCP
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (72.22%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Sage
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