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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 253 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £26,750 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
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
6984 7196 5597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.87% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5598 5709 4416
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram 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 24 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
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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
West Yorkshire +14 5 £17,000 -19.04%
North Yorkshire +19 4 £26,750 -10.83%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) IIS
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) CRM
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) SLA
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (13.64%) QlikView
7 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Time Management
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
7 3 (13.64%) UNIX
7 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) QlikView
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) Essbase
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) System Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (9.09%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) Sophos
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) Kofax
4 1 (4.55%) Pega