The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 253 238 219
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.055% 0.14% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.15% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £34,947 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Applications Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7152 6692 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 95.22% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5841 5211 4450
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
West Yorkshire -17 3 £37,394 +78.06%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) QlikView
4 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 2 (10.53%) IIS
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (10.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (10.53%) SLA
6 2 (10.53%) Cognos
6 2 (10.53%) MS Access
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (5.26%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) QlikView
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) MS Access
4 2 (10.53%) Essbase
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) System Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
3 2 (10.53%) Pega
3 2 (10.53%) Kofax