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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 111 112 143
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 101 109 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.32% 2.26% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.30% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80 82 61
Average salary £28,250 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.83% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,225 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,308 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -7.69%
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
4206 4737 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.56% 98.07% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3902 3311
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -22 66 £29,500 -1.66% 8
Huddersfield +15 11 £25,500 -10.52% 1
Bradford -4 6 £31,500 +26.00%
Wetherby +11 3 £36,000 +44.00%
Halifax - 3 £34,000 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £38,000 -
Elland - 1 £40,000 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 149 (69.30%) SQL
2 104 (48.37%) ITIL
3 103 (47.91%) SQL Server
4 72 (33.49%) Oracle
5 71 (33.02%) .NET
6 68 (31.63%) C#
7 60 (27.91%) Microsoft
8 56 (26.05%) VB.NET
9 49 (22.79%) Windows
10 40 (18.60%) Java
11 39 (18.14%) IIS
12 36 (16.74%) VB
13 34 (15.81%) SharePoint
14 33 (15.35%) SLA
15 32 (14.88%) HTML
15 32 (14.88%) AngularJS
16 29 (13.49%) ASP.NET
16 29 (13.49%) Unix
17 28 (13.02%) CRM
18 27 (12.56%) MS Excel
18 27 (12.56%) CMS
19 25 (11.63%) Problem Management
20 24 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (11.16%) CSS
20 24 (11.16%) XML
20 24 (11.16%) Change Management
20 24 (11.16%) MVC
20 24 (11.16%) PowerBuilder
21 23 (10.70%) GIS
21 23 (10.70%) VBA

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 39 (18.14%) IIS
2 34 (15.81%) SharePoint
3 27 (12.56%) CMS
4 22 (10.23%) Apache
5 12 (5.58%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.86%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.86%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.40%) Confluence
8 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (5.58%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (3.26%) SAP ERP
2 7 (3.26%) SAP MM
2 7 (3.26%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) Firewall
2 7 (3.26%) Internet
2 7 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.33%) DNS
4 4 (1.86%) DHCP
4 4 (1.86%) SSL
5 3 (1.40%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
6 1 (0.47%) GPRS
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) LDAP
6 1 (0.47%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.47%) SAN
6 1 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (47.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.70%) GIS
3 18 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.79%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.33%) DTS
8 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.86%) DB2
9 4 (1.86%) MySQL
9 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 1 (0.47%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (11.16%) PowerBuilder
2 13 (6.05%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.40%) JIRA
5 3 (1.40%) Subversion
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.93%) Toad
7 1 (0.47%) Ant
7 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 21 (9.77%) Finance
2 11 (5.12%) Local Government
3 10 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.72%) Retail
5 7 (3.26%) French Language
6 5 (2.33%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.02%) .NET
2 32 (14.88%) AngularJS
2 32 (14.88%) HTML
3 29 (13.49%) ASP.NET
4 24 (11.16%) CSS
4 24 (11.16%) XML
5 19 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (8.37%) HTML5
7 15 (6.98%) jQuery
8 13 (6.05%) Grails
9 7 (3.26%) EDI
10 6 (2.79%) WinForms
11 5 (2.33%) REST
12 4 (1.86%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.86%) CSS3
12 4 (1.86%) Web Services
12 4 (1.86%) WPF
13 3 (1.40%) LAMP
13 3 (1.40%) Spring
14 2 (0.93%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.12%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.40%) NHS
5 3 (1.40%) Telematics
6 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) Statistics
7 1 (0.47%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.79%) Windows
2 29 (13.49%) Unix
3 17 (7.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.26%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.86%) AIX
6 4 (1.86%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.40%) Linux
7 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (48.37%) ITIL
2 28 (13.02%) CRM
3 25 (11.63%) Problem Management
4 24 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.16%) Change Management
4 24 (11.16%) MVC
5 23 (10.70%) Asset Management
6 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce
6 22 (10.23%) High Availability
7 18 (8.37%) Release Management
7 18 (8.37%) Supplier Management
7 18 (8.37%) Use Case
8 17 (7.91%) ERP
8 17 (7.91%) Service Delivery
9 16 (7.44%) Logistics
9 16 (7.44%) Project Management
10 15 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (6.98%) Incident Management
11 14 (6.51%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (69.30%) SQL
2 68 (31.63%) C#
3 56 (26.05%) VB.NET
4 40 (18.60%) Java
5 36 (16.74%) VB
6 23 (10.70%) VBA
7 22 (10.23%) JavaScript
8 20 (9.30%) PL/SQL
9 16 (7.44%) T-SQL
10 14 (6.51%) PHP
11 13 (6.05%) PowerShell
11 13 (6.05%) VB6
12 5 (2.33%) C++
12 5 (2.33%) VBScript
13 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (9.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 19 (8.84%) Degree
3 12 (5.58%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.26%) MCP
6 3 (1.40%) MCDST
6 3 (1.40%) MCSA
6 3 (1.40%) MCSE
7 2 (0.93%) HNC
7 2 (0.93%) HND
8 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.35%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.12%) Terminal Server
3 4 (1.86%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.72%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 72 (33.49%) Oracle
2 60 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.91%) Citrix
4 11 (5.12%) Civica
4 11 (5.12%) SAP
5 9 (4.19%) CA
6 8 (3.72%) IBM
6 8 (3.72%) Nimsoft
7 4 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.40%) Cisco
8 3 (1.40%) Siebel
9 1 (0.47%) Baan
9 1 (0.47%) HP
9 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.47%) Sun
9 1 (0.47%) VMware
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension/Package/Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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