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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 59 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 29 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.01% 4.98% 7.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 5.30% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 63
Average salary £25,500 £27,850 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,750 £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
669 547 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.98% 93.99% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 612 478 743
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 3 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 3 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
Nuneaton 0 3 £27,850 -
Warwick -13 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £25,500 -
Applications Support
West Midlands

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) C#
4 10 (34.48%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) Logistics
5 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Cognos
6 8 (27.59%) SLA
7 7 (24.14%) Project Management
7 7 (24.14%) Change Management
7 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (24.14%) VBScript
7 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) DTS
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (17.24%) Data Transformation
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (13.79%) ETL
10 4 (13.79%) IIS
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle
11 3 (10.34%) VBA
11 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.34%) JIRA
11 3 (10.34%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 3 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (10.34%) Cognos Framework Manager

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (13.79%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.45%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.69%) DTS
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (10.34%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) MS Access
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Logistics
2 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) Data Transformation
5 4 (13.79%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Database Theory
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) VBScript
4 3 (10.34%) VBA
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Cognos
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) JDA
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Northgate
4 1 (3.45%) Civica
4 1 (3.45%) Capita
4 1 (3.45%) Orchard
4 1 (3.45%) RedPrairie