The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 64 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.44% 1.96% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 2.07% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Applications Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
416 338 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 92.04% 94.41% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 363 274 404
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Warrington

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) SLA
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Epicor
3 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) VB
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) VB6
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) Supply Chain Management
3 5 (31.25%) nginx
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) Billing
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) LiveLink

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
3 3 (18.75%) LiveLink
4 2 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Billing
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 5 (31.25%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Document Management
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) VB
1 5 (31.25%) VB6
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Epicor
2 2 (12.50%) Open Text
2 2 (12.50%) Cognos
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) VMware