The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 42 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 44 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.36% 3.17% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 3.30% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 15
Average salary £27,750 £30,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.26% +34.44%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.61%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
788 546 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.98% 96.30% 99.60%
Number of salaries quoted 700 475 467
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Applications Support
South West

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
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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 July 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 +5 37 £30,000 +0.84% 1
Yeovil 0 2 £20,000 -13.04%
Street -18 1 £60,000 +110.52% 1
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 50 (66.67%) XML
1 50 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 42 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (46.67%) Windows
4 34 (45.33%) Finance
4 34 (45.33%) SLA
5 27 (36.00%) Service Delivery
6 25 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (33.33%) Oracle
6 25 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (32.00%) C#
7 24 (32.00%) SQL
7 24 (32.00%) .NET
7 24 (32.00%) ITSM
7 24 (32.00%) Service Management
8 22 (29.33%) Web Development
9 21 (28.00%) XHTML
9 21 (28.00%) HTML
9 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 21 (28.00%) CSS
9 21 (28.00%) XSLT
9 21 (28.00%) Content Management
10 20 (26.67%) Workflow
11 19 (25.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (21.33%) MySQL
12 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
12 16 (21.33%) RDBMS
13 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
14 5 (6.67%) CMS
14 5 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (6.67%) CMS
1 5 (6.67%) Umbraco
1 5 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 42 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 25 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (21.33%) RDBMS
4 16 (21.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 34 (45.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (66.67%) XML
2 24 (32.00%) .NET
3 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (28.00%) CSS
3 21 (28.00%) XSLT
3 21 (28.00%) XHTML
3 21 (28.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.33%) WCF
4 1 (1.33%) ODBC
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Solaris
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Service Delivery
2 24 (32.00%) ITSM
2 24 (32.00%) Service Management
3 22 (29.33%) Web Development
4 21 (28.00%) Content Management
5 20 (26.67%) Workflow
6 19 (25.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) ITIL
8 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.33%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.33%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.33%) Web Design
10 1 (1.33%) Network Planning
10 1 (1.33%) Logistics
10 1 (1.33%) Process Management
10 1 (1.33%) ERP
10 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.33%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C#
1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (45.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.33%) Yardi
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Street, Somerset
Clarks
Salary: From £29,600 to £37,000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago