The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 66 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.25% 1.23% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.25% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 4
Median salary £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £36,025 £31,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
653 641 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.75% 98.16% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 609 584 753
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 38 (63.33%) IIS
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 31 (51.67%) SQL
4 22 (36.67%) Data Security
5 19 (31.67%) Windows
5 19 (31.67%) Degree
6 17 (28.33%) Windows Server
7 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 14 (23.33%) Citrix
10 13 (21.67%) SSL
11 12 (20.00%) COM
11 12 (20.00%) VMware
11 12 (20.00%) Change Management
11 12 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.00%) Apple iOS
11 12 (20.00%) Android
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Phone
12 9 (15.00%) .NET
13 7 (11.67%) SLA
13 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
13 7 (11.67%) e-Learning
13 7 (11.67%) Electronics
13 7 (11.67%) Analytics
13 7 (11.67%) Tableau

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (63.33%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Business One
1 2 (3.33%) Tesseract
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.33%) Power BI
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Subversion
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (11.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) COM
2 9 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.67%) e-Learning
1 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
1 7 (11.67%) Physics
2 2 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.00%) Android
3 12 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Data Security
2 12 (20.00%) Change Management
3 7 (11.67%) Analytics
3 7 (11.67%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (11.67%) Data Analytics
3 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.33%) CRM
5 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (3.33%) ITSM
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Content Management
8 1 (1.67%) Migration
8 1 (1.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.67%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) Citrix
3 12 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) Tableau
5 2 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Nintex