The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 40 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.53% 2.66% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.70% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 18
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -5.90%
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 185 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.39% 98.40% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 168 177 219
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
Manchester

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Stockport

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (75.00%) Ant
4 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (68.75%) Java
6 10 (62.50%) J2EE
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (50.00%) Jython
7 8 (50.00%) EJB
7 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) Hudson
10 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (18.75%) Logistics
10 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
11 1 (6.25%) JBoss
11 1 (6.25%) Web Services
11 1 (6.25%) C#
11 1 (6.25%) .NET

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Ant
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (50.00%) Jython
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Stockport
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 25 days ago