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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 58 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 26 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.39% 1.81% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 1.92% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 34
Average salary £42,500 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.57% -10.43%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
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
735 832 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 94.33% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 582 743 787
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 39 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 39 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) ERP
3 23 (51.11%) Migration
3 23 (51.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (51.11%) Test Scripting
4 22 (48.89%) Data Migration
4 22 (48.89%) Dashboard Development
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (24.44%) Windows
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 8 (17.78%) Fat Client
7 8 (17.78%) Thin Client
8 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
8 7 (15.56%) Citrix
8 7 (15.56%) Time Management
9 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
9 6 (13.33%) XenApp
9 6 (13.33%) CCA
9 6 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (13.33%) Publishing
10 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
12 2 (4.44%) Back Office
12 2 (4.44%) Finance
12 2 (4.44%) FileMaker
12 2 (4.44%) SQL
12 2 (4.44%) IIS
12 2 (4.44%) Exchequer

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Exchequer
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (4.44%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) FileMaker
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (13.33%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Thin Client
1 8 (17.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
1 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) ERP
2 23 (51.11%) Migration
2 23 (51.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (51.11%) Test Scripting
3 22 (48.89%) Data Migration
3 22 (48.89%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (15.56%) Time Management
5 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 39 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) CCA
2 6 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Citrix
2 2 (4.44%) Pegasus
2 2 (4.44%) Sage
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
Southampton
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Posted: 19 days ago