The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 68 53 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 18 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.89% 2.12% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.26% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 4
Average salary £28,750 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
914 665 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.81% 94.19% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 756 548 690
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram 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 17 September 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 -21 13 £31,500 +31.25% 3
Rotherham - 4 £23,500 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) UNIX
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) AIX
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Anite
7 4 (18.18%) Northgate
7 4 (18.18%) Civica
7 4 (18.18%) Comino
7 4 (18.18%) Capita
7 4 (18.18%) Academy Housing
7 4 (18.18%) Orchard
7 4 (18.18%) arcHouse
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (13.64%) ERP
8 3 (13.64%) Cerner
8 3 (13.64%) AppSense
8 3 (13.64%) Cerner Millennium
9 2 (9.09%) C#
9 2 (9.09%) VB
9 2 (9.09%) .NET
9 2 (9.09%) SLA
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Academy Housing
1 4 (18.18%) arcHouse
2 3 (13.64%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Anite
3 4 (18.18%) Northgate
3 4 (18.18%) Civica
3 4 (18.18%) Comino
3 4 (18.18%) Capita
3 4 (18.18%) Orchard
4 3 (13.64%) AppSense
4 3 (13.64%) Cerner
5 2 (9.09%) Pega
6 1 (4.55%) Sage
6 1 (4.55%) Infor
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