The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 58 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.70% 0.98% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 1.07% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 4
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Applications Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
773 652 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 92.35% 90.93% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 684 564 709
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -3 9 £22,500 -26.22%
Leamington Spa - 4 £35,000 -
Applications Support
West Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
3 34 (65.38%) C#
3 34 (65.38%) .NET
4 33 (63.46%) SLA
5 30 (57.69%) Cognos
5 30 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 27 (51.92%) VBScript
8 26 (50.00%) DTS
9 23 (44.23%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (42.31%) Windows
11 19 (36.54%) Relational Database
12 15 (28.85%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 15 (28.85%) Cognos Report Studio
12 15 (28.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 15 (28.85%) Data Transformation
12 15 (28.85%) ETL
12 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (25.00%) ITIL
14 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
15 8 (15.38%) XML
15 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
16 7 (13.46%) Finance
17 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (11.54%) JIRA
17 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
18 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
18 5 (9.62%) Oracle

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 30 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (50.00%) DTS
4 19 (36.54%) Relational Database
5 15 (28.85%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 15 (28.85%) Cognos Report Studio
5 15 (28.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) Swing
3 1 (1.92%) HTML5
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ETL
1 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Data Transformation
2 13 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) OpenUP
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Coaching
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.92%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.92%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 34 (65.38%) C#
3 27 (51.92%) VBScript
4 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.77%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (63.46%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Cognos
2 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle