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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 140 136 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 66 70 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.37% 1.39% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.44% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 61 69 59
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 £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.55%
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
4686 4851 3734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.38% 96.23% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3680 3948 2985
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +11 58 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Huddersfield - 5 £32,500 -
Halifax - 1 £26,000 - 2
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 119 (65.75%) SQL
2 86 (47.51%) ITIL
3 82 (45.30%) Microsoft
4 76 (41.99%) Windows
5 72 (39.78%) SQL Server
6 67 (37.02%) .NET
7 61 (33.70%) MS Excel
8 52 (28.73%) C#
9 49 (27.07%) CRM
10 47 (25.97%) XML
11 40 (22.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 34 (18.78%) SharePoint
13 33 (18.23%) Web Services
13 33 (18.23%) Finance
14 32 (17.68%) Dynamics CRM
14 32 (17.68%) SLA
15 31 (17.13%) Oracle
16 29 (16.02%) T-SQL
17 28 (15.47%) IIS
17 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (14.92%) SAN
19 26 (14.36%) HTML
20 24 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (12.15%) UNIX
22 20 (11.05%) Service Management
22 20 (11.05%) VB
22 20 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
23 19 (10.50%) ASP.NET
23 19 (10.50%) CSS
24 18 (9.94%) JavaScript

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 34 (18.78%) SharePoint
2 28 (15.47%) IIS
3 15 (8.29%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (6.63%) Apache
5 9 (4.97%) SAS
6 4 (2.21%) Mule
6 4 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.66%) CMS
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.10%) Lync
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 61 (33.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (17.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.55%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.92%) SAN
2 9 (4.97%) Firewall
3 8 (4.42%) LAN
3 8 (4.42%) WAN
4 7 (3.87%) DNS
5 5 (2.76%) SSL
5 5 (2.76%) DHCP
6 4 (2.21%) Internet
7 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (39.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.52%) MS Access
6 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.97%) MySQL
8 8 (4.42%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.31%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.21%) DTS
10 4 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.66%) DB2
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.55%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 9 (4.97%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 33 (18.23%) Finance
2 8 (4.42%) French Language
3 5 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (37.02%) .NET
2 47 (25.97%) XML
3 33 (18.23%) Web Services
4 26 (14.36%) HTML
5 19 (10.50%) ASP.NET
5 19 (10.50%) CSS
6 11 (6.08%) jQuery
7 8 (4.42%) COM+
8 7 (3.87%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.31%) Classic ASP
10 5 (2.76%) LAMP
11 4 (2.21%) MSMQ
11 4 (2.21%) EDI
11 4 (2.21%) Application Packaging
11 4 (2.21%) REST
12 2 (1.10%) WCF
12 2 (1.10%) Java EE
12 2 (1.10%) WSDL
12 2 (1.10%) ODBC
12 2 (1.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.42%) Statistics
4 7 (3.87%) Replication
5 5 (2.76%) NHS
6 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.66%) GIS
8 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 76 (41.99%) Windows
2 22 (12.15%) UNIX
3 10 (5.52%) Linux
4 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.31%) AIX
6 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (47.51%) ITIL
2 49 (27.07%) CRM
3 40 (22.10%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (11.05%) Service Management
5 18 (9.94%) Change Management
6 17 (9.39%) OO
7 15 (8.29%) Service Delivery
7 15 (8.29%) Time Management
8 14 (7.73%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.18%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.08%) Performance Management
11 10 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (5.52%) Supplier Management
11 10 (5.52%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (3.87%) Document Management
13 7 (3.87%) Project Management
13 7 (3.87%) Line Management
14 6 (3.31%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 119 (65.75%) SQL
2 52 (28.73%) C#
3 29 (16.02%) T-SQL
4 20 (11.05%) VB
5 18 (9.94%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.29%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.18%) Java
8 11 (6.08%) VBA
9 8 (4.42%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.87%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.31%) VB6
11 6 (3.31%) C++
12 3 (1.66%) C
12 3 (1.66%) Perl
12 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.55%) Python
13 1 (0.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.21%) MCSE
2 4 (2.21%) MCSA
3 2 (1.10%) Degree
4 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.87%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.21%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) SCOM
2 2 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.10%) OpenView
2 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 82 (45.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.13%) Oracle
3 9 (4.97%) Alterian
4 8 (4.42%) Sybase
4 8 (4.42%) IBM
5 7 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.31%) Siebel
6 6 (3.31%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (2.21%) HP
7 4 (2.21%) Citrix
8 3 (1.66%) Cognos
8 3 (1.66%) Laserfiche
9 2 (1.10%) Splunk
9 2 (1.10%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.10%) Informatica
9 2 (1.10%) Symantec
9 2 (1.10%) Sophos
9 2 (1.10%) VMware
10 1 (0.55%) Remedy
10 1 (0.55%) Baan
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & training
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago