The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 77 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 25 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.15% 1.99% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.05% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 7
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -
Applications Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1073 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.75% 96.93% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 976 921 759
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Wiltshire region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
Chippenham +11 14 £32,500 -
Swindon -2 8 £27,000 +8.00%
Applications Support
South West

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 36 (63.16%) Oracle
3 36 (63.16%) Degree
4 33 (57.89%) Java
5 31 (54.39%) .NET
6 28 (49.12%) Linux
7 25 (43.86%) CRM
8 22 (38.60%) Dynamics CRM
8 22 (38.60%) SaaS
8 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (35.09%) Tomcat
9 20 (35.09%) IIS
9 20 (35.09%) SharePoint
10 19 (33.33%) SQL
11 14 (24.56%) ITIL
12 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 12 (21.05%) J2EE
12 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
12 12 (21.05%) WebEx
13 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (17.54%) UNIX
14 9 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (15.79%) Web Services
14 9 (15.79%) XML
14 9 (15.79%) XPath
15 8 (14.04%) C++
15 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
15 8 (14.04%) JMS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (35.09%) IIS
1 20 (35.09%) Tomcat
1 20 (35.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.02%) JBoss
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.26%) Aareon QL
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.75%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.75%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.75%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.75%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 22 (38.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) WebEx
2 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.02%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) Intranet
4 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.77%) MySQL
5 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (7.02%) Subversion
1 4 (7.02%) Maven
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) J2EE
3 9 (15.79%) Web Services
3 9 (15.79%) XML
4 8 (14.04%) JMS
5 4 (7.02%) HTML
5 4 (7.02%) JSP
5 4 (7.02%) SOAP
6 2 (3.51%) Middleware
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.75%) WSDL
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.75%) XSD
7 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.26%) CMDB
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 28 (49.12%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) CRM
2 14 (24.56%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Web Development
4 5 (8.77%) Service Management
5 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.26%) ERP
5 3 (5.26%) ITSM
5 3 (5.26%) Business Transformation
5 3 (5.26%) SDLC
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Change Control
6 2 (3.51%) Workflow
6 2 (3.51%) BPEL
6 2 (3.51%) SOA
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.75%) Change Management
7 1 (1.75%) BCP
7 1 (1.75%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) Java
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (15.79%) XPath
4 8 (14.04%) C++
5 5 (8.77%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Aareon
4 2 (3.51%) Siebel
4 2 (3.51%) Sage
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) Northgate
5 1 (1.75%) Civica
5 1 (1.75%) Capita
5 1 (1.75%) Orchard
5 1 (1.75%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Kypera
5 1 (1.75%) SAP