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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 99 138 100
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 113 63 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.42% 1.45% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.53% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 84 61 87
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,475 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,541
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.41%
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
4554 4129 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3757 3243 3250
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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 +59 98 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Bradford -14 6 £25,000 -13.79%
Huddersfield +12 4 £28,000 +24.44% 3
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 137 (71.73%) SQL
2 106 (55.50%) Microsoft
3 97 (50.79%) ITIL
4 78 (40.84%) .NET
4 78 (40.84%) Windows
5 73 (38.22%) SQL Server
6 69 (36.13%) MS Excel
7 62 (32.46%) C#
8 50 (26.18%) CRM
9 48 (25.13%) XML
10 39 (20.42%) Dynamics CRM
11 37 (19.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (18.85%) SharePoint
12 36 (18.85%) VB
12 36 (18.85%) SAN
13 31 (16.23%) Oracle
14 28 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (14.14%) Finance
16 26 (13.61%) T-SQL
16 26 (13.61%) UNIX
17 25 (13.09%) IIS
18 23 (12.04%) SLA
19 22 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
20 21 (10.99%) Service Delivery
21 20 (10.47%) Service Management
22 19 (9.95%) Change Management
22 19 (9.95%) HTML
23 18 (9.42%) Web Services
23 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET
24 17 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 36 (18.85%) SharePoint
2 25 (13.09%) IIS
3 13 (6.81%) Apache
3 13 (6.81%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.14%) SAS
5 5 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.05%) Mule
7 2 (1.05%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 69 (36.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (20.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.85%) SAN
2 9 (4.71%) Firewall
3 6 (3.14%) LAN
3 6 (3.14%) WAN
4 5 (2.62%) DHCP
4 5 (2.62%) DNS
4 5 (2.62%) SSL
5 2 (1.05%) Internet
6 1 (0.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (38.22%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (8.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (7.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (5.24%) MySQL
8 8 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (4.19%) MS Access
9 4 (2.09%) DTS
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.05%) DB2
11 2 (1.05%) Essbase
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (14.14%) Finance
2 8 (4.19%) French Language
3 6 (3.14%) Legal
4 5 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (40.84%) .NET
2 48 (25.13%) XML
3 19 (9.95%) HTML
4 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET
4 18 (9.42%) Web Services
5 16 (8.38%) Classic ASP
6 15 (7.85%) CSS
7 9 (4.71%) jQuery
8 6 (3.14%) COM+
9 5 (2.62%) LAMP
9 5 (2.62%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.57%) Java EE
11 2 (1.05%) SOAP
11 2 (1.05%) COM
12 1 (0.52%) J2EE
12 1 (0.52%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.85%) Statistics
3 13 (6.81%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.19%) Replication
5 5 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
7 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 78 (40.84%) Windows
2 26 (13.61%) UNIX
3 13 (6.81%) Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.09%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) CentOS
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (50.79%) ITIL
2 50 (26.18%) CRM
3 37 (19.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (10.99%) Service Delivery
5 20 (10.47%) Service Management
6 19 (9.95%) Change Management
7 13 (6.81%) E-Commerce
8 12 (6.28%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.76%) Software Engineering
9 11 (5.76%) Supplier Management
10 10 (5.24%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (5.24%) Migration
11 8 (4.19%) Project Management
11 8 (4.19%) Time Management
11 8 (4.19%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.19%) Line Management
12 7 (3.66%) System Testing
12 7 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 137 (71.73%) SQL
2 62 (32.46%) C#
3 36 (18.85%) VB
4 26 (13.61%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.28%) VBA
6 11 (5.76%) PL/SQL
7 10 (5.24%) C
7 10 (5.24%) Java
7 10 (5.24%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.14%) C++
10 5 (2.62%) VB6
10 5 (2.62%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.57%) Perl
12 2 (1.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (2.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.09%) DV Cleared
2 4 (2.09%) MCSE
2 4 (2.09%) MCSA
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.57%) Degree
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.62%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.09%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.52%) SCOM
2 1 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 106 (55.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.23%) Oracle
3 8 (4.19%) Sybase
4 6 (3.14%) PeopleSoft
4 6 (3.14%) Alterian
5 5 (2.62%) Cognos
5 5 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.57%) Siebel
6 3 (1.57%) IBM
6 3 (1.57%) Laserfiche
7 2 (1.05%) VMware
7 2 (1.05%) Citrix
7 2 (1.05%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.05%) Informatica
8 1 (0.52%) Baan
8 1 (0.52%) Sage
8 1 (0.52%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.52%) CA
8 1 (0.52%) Remedy
8 1 (0.52%) HP
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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