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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 114 114 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 110 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.14% 1.97% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.06% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 81 71 81
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
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
4990 3983 3707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.14% 95.75% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3185 3119
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 0 93 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Bradford -10 10 £23,500 -35.17%
Huddersfield +6 2 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Wetherby - 1 £30,250 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 122 (69.71%) SQL
2 102 (58.29%) ITIL
3 86 (49.14%) Microsoft
4 82 (46.86%) .NET
5 75 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 68 (38.86%) C#
7 63 (36.00%) Windows
8 59 (33.71%) XML
9 51 (29.14%) VB
10 49 (28.00%) MS Excel
11 33 (18.86%) SharePoint
12 29 (16.57%) CRM
13 27 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (14.86%) Classic ASP
15 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (12.57%) SAN
17 21 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
18 20 (11.43%) Finance
18 20 (11.43%) T-SQL
19 19 (10.86%) IIS
19 19 (10.86%) Service Management
19 19 (10.86%) SQL Server 2005
20 18 (10.29%) ASP.NET
20 18 (10.29%) Oracle
21 17 (9.71%) HTML
21 17 (9.71%) SLA
21 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2000
21 17 (9.71%) Statistics
22 16 (9.14%) Service Delivery

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 33 (18.86%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.86%) IIS
3 13 (7.43%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.43%) Apache
5 5 (2.86%) SAS
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.14%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.71%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.57%) Agresso
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.57%) SAN
2 5 (2.86%) LAN
2 5 (2.86%) WAN
3 4 (2.29%) Firewall
4 3 (1.71%) SSL
5 2 (1.14%) DNS
5 2 (1.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (10.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.00%) MS Access
9 4 (2.29%) MySQL
10 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.14%) DTS
11 2 (1.14%) Essbase
12 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.57%) Maven
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (11.43%) Finance
2 8 (4.57%) French Language
3 7 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.14%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (46.86%) .NET
2 59 (33.71%) XML
3 26 (14.86%) Classic ASP
4 18 (10.29%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.71%) HTML
6 15 (8.57%) CSS
7 13 (7.43%) Web Services
8 8 (4.57%) jQuery
9 7 (4.00%) SOAP
10 5 (2.86%) COM+
10 5 (2.86%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.86%) WSDL
11 3 (1.71%) Java EE
12 2 (1.14%) LAMP
13 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
13 1 (0.57%) Spring
13 1 (0.57%) WCF
13 1 (0.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.71%) Statistics
3 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.86%) Replication
4 4 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.71%) NHS
6 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.00%) Windows
2 16 (9.14%) UNIX
3 13 (7.43%) Linux
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) CentOS
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Debian
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (58.29%) ITIL
2 29 (16.57%) CRM
3 21 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (10.86%) Service Management
5 16 (9.14%) Service Delivery
6 11 (6.29%) Change Management
7 9 (5.14%) Migration
8 8 (4.57%) Software Engineering
8 8 (4.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.00%) System Testing
9 7 (4.00%) Release Management
10 6 (3.43%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.43%) Line Management
11 5 (2.86%) Data Migration
11 5 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.86%) Workflow
11 5 (2.86%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 122 (69.71%) SQL
2 68 (38.86%) C#
3 51 (29.14%) VB
4 20 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.14%) VBA
6 8 (4.57%) C
6 8 (4.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.00%) VB6
8 6 (3.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.43%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.43%) C++
9 5 (2.86%) Java
9 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.14%) Perl
10 2 (1.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) HND
4 1 (0.57%) MCSE
4 1 (0.57%) MCSA
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.71%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) UAG
3 2 (1.14%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (49.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.29%) Oracle
3 8 (4.57%) Cognos
4 7 (4.00%) VMware
5 6 (3.43%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.86%) Alterian
7 3 (1.71%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.71%) Epicor
7 3 (1.71%) CODA
8 2 (1.14%) Citrix
8 2 (1.14%) Sage
8 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 1 (0.57%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.57%) CA
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco
9 1 (0.57%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) Sybase
9 1 (0.57%) Baan
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
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