The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 135 129 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 140 109 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.85% 1.84% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.92% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 106 94 112
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £34,950
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Applications Support
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
7315 5680 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 95.88% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5936 4499 4630
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Applications Support
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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 -2 109 £30,000 -7.69% 13
South Yorkshire -33 18 £30,000 +9.09% 1
North Yorkshire +1 8 £30,000 - 1
East Yorkshire +3 4 £42,500 +71.71%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 151 (64.81%) SQL
2 123 (52.79%) ITIL
3 105 (45.06%) Microsoft
4 92 (39.48%) SQL Server
5 91 (39.06%) .NET
6 90 (38.63%) Windows
7 77 (33.05%) C#
8 63 (27.04%) XML
9 58 (24.89%) MS Excel
10 54 (23.18%) VB
11 41 (17.60%) SharePoint
12 33 (14.16%) UNIX
13 31 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (12.88%) CRM
15 29 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (11.59%) Classic ASP
17 26 (11.16%) T-SQL
17 26 (11.16%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (10.73%) Finance
18 25 (10.73%) IIS
19 22 (9.44%) SAN
20 21 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
20 21 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
21 20 (8.58%) ASP.NET
22 19 (8.15%) Oracle
22 19 (8.15%) Linux
22 19 (8.15%) SLA
22 19 (8.15%) SQL Server 2000
23 18 (7.73%) Service Management
24 17 (7.30%) Service Delivery

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 41 (17.60%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.73%) IIS
3 15 (6.44%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.43%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.00%) Apache
6 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.15%) CMS
7 5 (2.15%) SAS
8 4 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.29%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.86%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 58 (24.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.29%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (1.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (1.29%) Academy Housing
4 3 (1.29%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.86%) Agresso
5 2 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.44%) SAN
2 5 (2.15%) LAN
2 5 (2.15%) WAN
3 4 (1.72%) Firewall
4 3 (1.29%) SSL
5 2 (0.86%) DHCP
5 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.86%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (39.48%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (11.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (8.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.00%) MS Access
9 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.15%) MySQL
10 5 (2.15%) QlikView
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.86%) DTS
12 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.86%) Essbase
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.43%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 17 (7.30%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.86%) Toad
3 2 (0.86%) Maven
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (10.73%) Finance
2 9 (3.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.00%) Legal
3 7 (3.00%) French Language
4 3 (1.29%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.86%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (39.06%) .NET
2 63 (27.04%) XML
3 27 (11.59%) Classic ASP
4 20 (8.58%) ASP.NET
5 16 (6.87%) HTML
6 14 (6.01%) CSS
7 13 (5.58%) Web Services
8 8 (3.43%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.00%) SOAP
9 7 (3.00%) jQuery
10 5 (2.15%) COM+
10 5 (2.15%) WSDL
11 3 (1.29%) Java EE
11 3 (1.29%) WinForms
12 2 (0.86%) Spring
12 2 (0.86%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.86%) LAMP
12 2 (0.86%) Hibernate
13 1 (0.43%) WCF
13 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.30%) Statistics
3 16 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.15%) Replication
5 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.29%) NHS
7 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 90 (38.63%) Windows
2 33 (14.16%) UNIX
3 19 (8.15%) Linux
4 10 (4.29%) AIX
5 7 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.86%) Debian
10 1 (0.43%) Android
10 1 (0.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.79%) ITIL
2 30 (12.88%) CRM
3 21 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (7.73%) Service Management
5 17 (7.30%) Service Delivery
6 14 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.58%) Change Management
8 12 (5.15%) ERP
9 9 (3.86%) Migration
10 8 (3.43%) Workflow
10 8 (3.43%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.00%) Release Management
11 7 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.00%) System Testing
12 6 (2.58%) Line Management
12 6 (2.58%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.58%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (2.15%) Software Testing
13 5 (2.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.15%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 151 (64.81%) SQL
2 77 (33.05%) C#
3 54 (23.18%) VB
4 26 (11.16%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.30%) VBA
6 12 (5.15%) C
7 11 (4.72%) Java
7 11 (4.72%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.00%) VB6
8 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.58%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.58%) Perl
9 6 (2.58%) C++
10 5 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.86%) PHP
11 2 (0.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (2.58%) Degree
1 6 (2.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) HND
5 1 (0.43%) MCSE
5 1 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) SLA
2 6 (2.58%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.72%) UAG
3 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Control-M
2 2 (0.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 105 (45.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.15%) Oracle
3 12 (5.15%) Cognos
4 10 (4.29%) IBM
5 8 (3.43%) Citrix
5 8 (3.43%) VMware
5 8 (3.43%) Pega
6 7 (3.00%) Epicor
6 7 (3.00%) CODA
7 6 (2.58%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.58%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.58%) Kofax
8 5 (2.15%) Alterian
9 3 (1.29%) Northgate
9 3 (1.29%) Civica
9 3 (1.29%) Comino
9 3 (1.29%) Capita
9 3 (1.29%) Orchard
9 3 (1.29%) Anite
9 3 (1.29%) AppSense
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