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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 253 256 248
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.048% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -11.53%
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016. 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 -7 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Confluence
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (25.00%) Practice Management
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) ReadSoft
6 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
6 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Practice Management
2 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (16.67%) ReadSoft
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) VMware