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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 38 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.53% - 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% - 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
131 98 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 100.00% 92.45% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 131 74 106
Average salary £46,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle