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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 126 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 81 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.75% 1.67% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.72% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 42
Average salary £31,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,174 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -1.03%
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
4468 4757 3309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.65% 96.92% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3563 3808 2591
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 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
Leeds +12 69 £32,500 - 8
Halifax - 10 £28,000 - 1
Wakefield 0 2 £32,500 +23.80%
Bradford -39 1 £30,500 +7.01%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 79 (50.97%) SQL
2 69 (44.52%) ITIL
3 66 (42.58%) Windows
4 60 (38.71%) .NET
5 47 (30.32%) Microsoft
6 44 (28.39%) SQL Server
7 43 (27.74%) Web Services
8 36 (23.23%) XML
8 36 (23.23%) C#
9 32 (20.65%) CRM
10 30 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 29 (18.71%) Oracle
12 25 (16.13%) SLA
13 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (14.19%) T-SQL
15 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
15 19 (12.26%) IIS
15 19 (12.26%) Active Directory
15 19 (12.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (11.61%) Finance
16 18 (11.61%) OO
17 17 (10.97%) SharePoint
17 17 (10.97%) Java
17 17 (10.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (10.32%) Time Management
18 16 (10.32%) VB
19 15 (9.68%) HTML
19 15 (9.68%) SOAP
19 15 (9.68%) WSDL
20 13 (8.39%) Dynamics CRM

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 19 (12.26%) IIS
2 17 (10.97%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.10%) CMS
4 6 (3.87%) SAS
4 6 (3.87%) Apache
5 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.94%) Mule
7 2 (1.29%) Lync
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) DNS
1 8 (5.16%) SAN
2 6 (3.87%) LDAP
2 6 (3.87%) DHCP
2 6 (3.87%) Firewall
3 5 (3.23%) WAN
3 5 (3.23%) LAN
3 5 (3.23%) Internet
4 3 (1.94%) SSL
5 2 (1.29%) VoIP
5 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.87%) MS Access
6 4 (2.58%) MySQL
6 4 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.87%) Maven
2 6 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.87%) Ant
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 2 (1.29%) Legal
2 2 (1.29%) Marketing
3 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (38.71%) .NET
2 43 (27.74%) Web Services
3 36 (23.23%) XML
4 15 (9.68%) WSDL
4 15 (9.68%) HTML
4 15 (9.68%) SOAP
5 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.81%) J2EE
6 9 (5.81%) CSS
6 9 (5.81%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.52%) Spring
8 6 (3.87%) COM+
9 5 (3.23%) LAMP
9 5 (3.23%) MSMQ
9 5 (3.23%) REST
10 4 (2.58%) Application Packaging
11 3 (1.94%) EDI
12 2 (1.29%) ODBC
12 2 (1.29%) COM
12 2 (1.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.10%) GIS
3 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.87%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.58%) NHS
5 2 (1.29%) Photography
5 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Statistics
6 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (42.58%) Windows
2 9 (5.81%) Linux
2 9 (5.81%) UNIX
3 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.58%) AIX
3 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.29%) CentOS
5 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.52%) ITIL
2 32 (20.65%) CRM
3 19 (12.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (11.61%) OO
5 16 (10.32%) Time Management
6 12 (7.74%) Change Management
7 11 (7.10%) Asset Management
7 11 (7.10%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.81%) MVC
8 9 (5.81%) Project Management
8 9 (5.81%) Service Management
8 9 (5.81%) Performance Management
9 8 (5.16%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.52%) Document Management
11 6 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.87%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.87%) Coaching
12 5 (3.23%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.97%) SQL
2 36 (23.23%) C#
3 22 (14.19%) T-SQL
4 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.97%) Java
6 16 (10.32%) VB
7 11 (7.10%) Python
8 10 (6.45%) VB6
9 9 (5.81%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.81%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.81%) PL/SQL
10 8 (5.16%) VBA
10 8 (5.16%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.52%) VBScript
12 4 (2.58%) C++
13 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.65%) Perl
14 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.58%) MCSE
3 4 (2.58%) MCSA
4 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.13%) SLA
2 9 (5.81%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (12.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.87%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) SCOM
1 2 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
1 2 (1.29%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.65%) OpenView
2 1 (0.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.71%) Oracle
3 11 (7.10%) Citrix
4 6 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.87%) Sun
4 6 (3.87%) Siebel
4 6 (3.87%) Alterian
5 5 (3.23%) IBM
6 4 (2.58%) HP
6 4 (2.58%) VMware
7 3 (1.94%) Laserfiche
8 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.29%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.29%) Apple
8 2 (1.29%) Symantec
8 2 (1.29%) Sophos
8 2 (1.29%) CA
8 2 (1.29%) Sybase
8 2 (1.29%) Business Objects
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