The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 124 104 146
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 134 147 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.24% 2.41% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.51% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 111 124 67
Average salary £27,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,349 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -0.48%
Applications Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in the South West

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the South West

Applications Support
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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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
Bristol +8 59 £22,500 -18.18% 4
Wiltshire +7 37 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Somerset -8 20 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -10 16 £36,250 -5.84%
Dorset -17 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 £23,500 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 102 (41.13%) Java
2 99 (39.92%) SQL
3 96 (38.71%) Windows
4 95 (38.31%) SQL Server
5 94 (37.90%) Oracle
6 80 (32.26%) .NET
7 60 (24.19%) Linux
8 56 (22.58%) UNIX
9 55 (22.18%) XML
10 54 (21.77%) ITIL
10 54 (21.77%) Tomcat
11 48 (19.35%) Degree
12 46 (18.55%) Finance
13 44 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (16.13%) HTML
15 32 (12.90%) JavaScript
16 31 (12.50%) JSP
17 30 (12.10%) J2EE
18 27 (10.89%) ASP.NET
18 27 (10.89%) IIS
19 26 (10.48%) CSS
20 25 (10.08%) MS Excel
20 25 (10.08%) TCP/IP
20 25 (10.08%) Service Delivery
20 25 (10.08%) Microsoft
20 25 (10.08%) WebSphere
21 24 (9.68%) SaaS
21 24 (9.68%) CRM
22 21 (8.47%) SharePoint
22 21 (8.47%) Telecoms

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 54 (21.77%) Tomcat
2 27 (10.89%) IIS
3 25 (10.08%) WebSphere
4 21 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 18 (7.26%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.44%) JBoss
7 5 (2.02%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.40%) SAS
10 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.40%) Lync
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.21%) Aareon QL
3 2 (0.81%) Summit
4 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.40%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.08%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.45%) DSL
3 12 (4.84%) Internet
4 11 (4.44%) WebEx
5 4 (1.61%) HTTP
5 4 (1.61%) Firewall
6 3 (1.21%) DNS
7 2 (0.81%) SSL
7 2 (0.81%) Intranet
7 2 (0.81%) LAN
7 2 (0.81%) WAN
7 2 (0.81%) DHCP
7 2 (0.81%) Extranet
8 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (38.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.24%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.24%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (4.44%) MySQL
4 10 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.02%) MS Access
6 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.21%) DB2
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
1 12 (4.84%) Subversion
1 12 (4.84%) Maven
1 12 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.82%) JIRA
3 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 46 (18.55%) Finance
2 21 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.45%) Banking
4 15 (6.05%) Military
5 10 (4.03%) Retail
6 9 (3.63%) Legal
7 8 (3.23%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.02%) Advertising
9 2 (0.81%) Law
9 2 (0.81%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (32.26%) .NET
2 55 (22.18%) XML
3 40 (16.13%) HTML
4 31 (12.50%) JSP
5 30 (12.10%) J2EE
6 27 (10.89%) ASP.NET
7 26 (10.48%) CSS
8 17 (6.85%) Web Services
9 8 (3.23%) JMS
10 5 (2.02%) Ajax
11 4 (1.61%) SOAP
11 4 (1.61%) Tapestry
12 3 (1.21%) Struts
12 3 (1.21%) Spring
13 2 (0.81%) Middleware
13 2 (0.81%) Application Packaging
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
14 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
14 1 (0.40%) WSDL
14 1 (0.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.47%) Replication
3 19 (7.66%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.82%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.61%) PMI
8 3 (1.21%) AS400
8 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.21%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.81%) iSeries
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
10 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.40%) LIMS
10 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.40%) Equities
10 1 (0.40%) PACS
10 1 (0.40%) e-Health
10 1 (0.40%) Informatics
10 1 (0.40%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 96 (38.71%) Windows
2 60 (24.19%) Linux
3 56 (22.58%) UNIX
4 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.77%) ITIL
2 25 (10.08%) Service Delivery
3 24 (9.68%) CRM
4 19 (7.66%) Content Management
5 16 (6.45%) ERP
5 16 (6.45%) Network Management
6 15 (6.05%) Logistics
7 14 (5.65%) Line Management
8 13 (5.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (5.24%) Release Management
9 12 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.44%) BPEL
11 9 (3.63%) SDLC
12 8 (3.23%) Pattern Recognition
12 8 (3.23%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.23%) Software Testing
12 8 (3.23%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.23%) Web Development
13 7 (2.82%) Wealth Management
14 6 (2.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 102 (41.13%) Java
2 99 (39.92%) SQL
3 32 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.06%) C#
5 19 (7.66%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.24%) PHP
6 13 (5.24%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.84%) C
8 9 (3.63%) XPath
9 8 (3.23%) C++
10 7 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.02%) VBA
11 5 (2.02%) Pascal
11 5 (2.02%) Delphi
12 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.81%) VB
13 2 (0.81%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.81%) COBOL
13 2 (0.81%) RPG
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (19.35%) Degree
2 21 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.66%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.05%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.61%) MCSE
6 4 (1.61%) MCSA
6 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PhD
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.85%) SLA
2 14 (5.65%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.23%) QA
4 2 (0.81%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.42%) XenApp
3 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) Control-M
Vendors
1 94 (37.90%) Oracle
2 25 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.26%) Business Objects
4 14 (5.65%) Sage
5 8 (3.23%) VMware
6 7 (2.82%) Citrix
7 5 (2.02%) Compuware
7 5 (2.02%) IBM
7 5 (2.02%) BancTec
8 3 (1.21%) Aareon
8 3 (1.21%) Sybase
9 2 (0.81%) Siebel
9 2 (0.81%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.81%) Twitter
10 1 (0.40%) Kypera
10 1 (0.40%) SAP
10 1 (0.40%) BEA
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.40%) Symantec
10 1 (0.40%) Northgate
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