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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 65 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.36% 2.97% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.04% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 21
Average salary £23,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
772 856 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 97.72% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 658 743 727
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 £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
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 24 December 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (34.78%) SQL
1 8 (34.78%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) FileMaker
5 2 (8.70%) Back Office
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Java

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) FileMaker
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (34.78%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Kindle
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ERP
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.35%) People Management
4 1 (4.35%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) XenServer
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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