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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 67 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 24 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.66% 0.11% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 0.11% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 16
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £37,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £37,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.55%
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
867 899 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.01% 95.84% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 667 801 730
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 29 (63.04%) SC Cleared
1 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
2 20 (43.48%) ERP
3 17 (36.96%) Migration
4 16 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (34.78%) Test Scripting
4 16 (34.78%) Data Migration
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 10 (21.74%) Windows
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (17.39%) Thin Client
6 8 (17.39%) Fat Client
7 6 (13.04%) .NET
8 5 (10.87%) FileMaker
8 5 (10.87%) Back Office
8 5 (10.87%) Finance
8 5 (10.87%) Retail
9 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
10 3 (6.52%) Citrix
10 3 (6.52%) CCA
10 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (6.52%) SQL
10 3 (6.52%) Publishing
10 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.52%) XenApp
10 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
10 3 (6.52%) Time Management
11 2 (4.35%) GoldMine
11 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Exchequer
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (4.35%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) FileMaker
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (10.87%) Back Office
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Thin Client
1 8 (17.39%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
1 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (21.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ERP
2 17 (36.96%) Migration
3 16 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 16 (34.78%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Workflow
5 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.17%) Data Architecture
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VBA
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) SC Cleared
1 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) CCA
2 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Citrix
2 2 (4.35%) Pegasus
2 2 (4.35%) Sage
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday