The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 18 April 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 53 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.37% 1.03% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.07% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 468 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.29% 96.10% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 425 425 434
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support
Wiltshire

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Swindon

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) UNIX
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (25.00%) XenApp
8 2 (16.67%) ADSL
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
9 1 (8.33%) MVC
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ADSL
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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