The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 63 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 1.58% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.62% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.51%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Applications Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 616 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.45% 97.31% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 570 502 430
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (53.57%) SLA
5 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (50.00%) .NET
7 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 12 (42.86%) Finance
8 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
9 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
11 5 (17.86%) HTML
11 5 (17.86%) XML
11 5 (17.86%) UNIX
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.29%) IIS
12 4 (14.29%) MCSE
12 4 (14.29%) Citrix
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
12 4 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 4 (14.29%) XenApp
13 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 5 (17.86%) UNIX
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Stress Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Document Management
3 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.57%) Information Management
4 1 (3.57%) MVC
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Lotus
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago