The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 133 140 108
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 64 76 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.54% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.58% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 74 57
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.77% -0.76%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4323 4798 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.78% 96.97% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3415 3948 2821
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 West Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Leeds +4 53 £30,078 -14.06% 8
Halifax - 8 £28,000 - 1
Wakefield -2 1 £32,500 +23.80%
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 88 (55.70%) SQL
2 76 (48.10%) ITIL
3 64 (40.51%) .NET
3 64 (40.51%) Windows
4 61 (38.61%) Microsoft
5 57 (36.08%) SQL Server
6 42 (26.58%) C#
6 42 (26.58%) MS Excel
7 41 (25.95%) XML
8 37 (23.42%) CRM
9 35 (22.15%) Web Services
10 31 (19.62%) Oracle
11 28 (17.72%) SLA
12 26 (16.46%) SharePoint
13 25 (15.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (15.19%) T-SQL
15 23 (14.56%) JavaScript
15 23 (14.56%) Dynamics CRM
16 22 (13.92%) Finance
17 21 (13.29%) HTML
18 20 (12.66%) OO
19 19 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (11.39%) IIS
21 17 (10.76%) VB
22 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET
22 16 (10.13%) UNIX
22 16 (10.13%) SAN
23 14 (8.86%) Time Management
23 14 (8.86%) CSS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 26 (16.46%) SharePoint
2 18 (11.39%) IIS
3 11 (6.96%) Apache
3 11 (6.96%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.80%) SAS
4 6 (3.80%) CMS
5 4 (2.53%) Mule
6 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.27%) Lync
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (26.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.13%) SAN
2 6 (3.80%) Internet
3 5 (3.16%) Firewall
3 5 (3.16%) LAN
3 5 (3.16%) WAN
3 5 (3.16%) DNS
4 3 (1.90%) DHCP
5 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (8.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.70%) MySQL
6 8 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.80%) MS Access
7 6 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.90%) DB2
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.27%) DTS
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (13.92%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) French Language
3 4 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (40.51%) .NET
2 41 (25.95%) XML
3 35 (22.15%) Web Services
4 21 (13.29%) HTML
5 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET
6 14 (8.86%) CSS
7 9 (5.70%) WSDL
7 9 (5.70%) SOAP
8 8 (5.06%) .NET Framework
8 8 (5.06%) jQuery
9 5 (3.16%) REST
9 5 (3.16%) COM+
9 5 (3.16%) MSMQ
10 4 (2.53%) EDI
10 4 (2.53%) Application Packaging
11 3 (1.90%) LAMP
12 2 (1.27%) J2EE
12 2 (1.27%) Classic ASP
12 2 (1.27%) COM
12 2 (1.27%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.80%) GIS
4 4 (2.53%) Replication
4 4 (2.53%) NHS
5 3 (1.90%) Statistics
6 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (40.51%) Windows
2 16 (10.13%) UNIX
3 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.80%) AIX
5 5 (3.16%) Linux
6 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.63%) CentOS
9 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (48.10%) ITIL
2 37 (23.42%) CRM
3 25 (15.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (12.66%) OO
5 14 (8.86%) Time Management
6 13 (8.23%) Service Management
6 13 (8.23%) Change Management
7 12 (7.59%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.33%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.70%) Supplier Management
9 9 (5.70%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.70%) MVC
10 8 (5.06%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.43%) Document Management
11 7 (4.43%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.80%) Coaching
12 6 (3.80%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (3.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (55.70%) SQL
2 42 (26.58%) C#
3 24 (15.19%) T-SQL
4 23 (14.56%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.76%) VB
6 12 (7.59%) Java
7 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.70%) VB6
8 9 (5.70%) VB.NET
9 8 (5.06%) VBA
10 7 (4.43%) Python
11 6 (3.80%) VBScript
11 6 (3.80%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.90%) C++
13 2 (1.27%) C
13 2 (1.27%) Perl
13 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.90%) MCSE
3 3 (1.90%) MCSA
4 2 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.72%) SLA
2 4 (2.53%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.16%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.27%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) OpenView
1 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
1 2 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (38.61%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.62%) Oracle
3 8 (5.06%) Sybase
4 7 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.80%) Siebel
5 6 (3.80%) Citrix
5 6 (3.80%) IBM
5 6 (3.80%) Alterian
6 5 (3.16%) HP
7 3 (1.90%) Laserfiche
8 2 (1.27%) VMware
8 2 (1.27%) Symantec
8 2 (1.27%) Sophos
8 2 (1.27%) Informatica
8 2 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.27%) Splunk
9 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.63%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.63%) Syclo
9 1 (0.63%) CA
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