The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 62 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 23 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.68% 2.63% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.73% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 11
Average salary £23,000 £30,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.96% +23.46%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,581
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.27%
Applications Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
815 880 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.10% 96.39% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 676 752 712
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
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 Southampton

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Southampton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (34.48%) ERP
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
4 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
5 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
5 5 (17.24%) FileMaker
5 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
5 5 (17.24%) Back Office
6 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.90%) Windows
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Exchequer
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.45%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) FileMaker
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (27.59%) Retail
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) COM
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
1 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ERP
2 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) People Management
5 1 (3.45%) Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Pegasus
2 1 (3.45%) Sage
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