The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 66 54 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.43% 1.92% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.98% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 3
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
856 707 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.07% 96.98% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 749 633 653
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield -17 6 £28,500 +18.75%
Rotherham - 6 £23,500 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Anite
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Northgate
4 4 (23.53%) Civica
4 4 (23.53%) Comino
4 4 (23.53%) Capita
4 4 (23.53%) Academy Housing
4 4 (23.53%) Orchard
4 4 (23.53%) arcHouse
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) AppSense
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (11.76%) VB
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Pega
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
6 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
6 2 (11.76%) Summit

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Academy Housing
1 4 (23.53%) arcHouse
2 2 (11.76%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Anite
1 4 (23.53%) Northgate
1 4 (23.53%) Civica
1 4 (23.53%) Comino
1 4 (23.53%) Capita
1 4 (23.53%) Orchard
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) AppSense
3 2 (11.76%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) Infor
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) JBoss