The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 55 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.53% 0.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+154.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Applications Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
195 156 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.48% 97.50% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 177 154 84
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Applications Support
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in St Albans

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in St Albans

Applications Support
Top 19 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) AppDynamics
3 3 (50.00%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) C#

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) AppDynamics