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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 58 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 18 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.45% 4.92% 6.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 5.19% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 59
Average salary £25,000 £27,850 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.23% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
701 617 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.37% 94.78% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 640 529 763
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 -8 8 £22,500 -35.71%
Nuneaton -7 1 £21,500 -22.80%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £25,500 -
Applications Support
West Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (55.56%) SQL
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) Cognos
3 13 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (36.11%) SLA
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) VBScript
6 10 (27.78%) DTS
7 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (22.22%) Logistics
9 7 (19.44%) Change Management
9 7 (19.44%) Project Management
9 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (16.67%) Data Transformation
10 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.89%) JIRA
12 4 (11.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 4 (11.11%) Cognos Report Studio
12 4 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (11.11%) ETL
12 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 4 (11.11%) IIS
13 3 (8.33%) Oracle
13 3 (8.33%) ITIL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Academy Housing
1 1 (2.78%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (27.78%) DTS
4 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 4 (11.11%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) COM
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Swing
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Logistics
2 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (19.44%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 4 (11.11%) ETL
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Database Theory
7 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Metadata Management
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) VBScript
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VBA
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Cognos
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) JDA
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Northgate
4 1 (2.78%) Civica
4 1 (2.78%) Capita
4 1 (2.78%) Orchard
4 1 (2.78%) RedPrairie