The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 25 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.67% 2.90% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 3.03% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £22,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 66 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 98.13% 95.65% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 73
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Applications Support
West Midlands

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) iSeries
3 3 (42.86%) AS400
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) French Language
4 2 (28.57%) German Language
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
1 2 (28.57%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) AS400
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft