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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 125 176 125
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -51
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 141 71 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.00% 1.10% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.15% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 106 69 98
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,125 £35,600 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +6.55%
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
6850 6171 5672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.32% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5689 4814 4724
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +37 112 £30,000 +3.44% 4
North Yorkshire +28 20 £39,750 +6.00% 2
South Yorkshire -4 5 £22,000 -32.30%
East Yorkshire - 3 £31,500 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 158 (63.45%) SQL
2 133 (53.41%) Microsoft
3 110 (44.18%) ITIL
4 100 (40.16%) Windows
5 89 (35.74%) SQL Server
6 87 (34.94%) .NET
7 83 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 68 (27.31%) C#
9 50 (20.08%) CRM
10 47 (18.88%) XML
11 45 (18.07%) SharePoint
12 39 (15.66%) Dynamics CRM
12 39 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (14.46%) VB
14 36 (14.46%) SAN
15 35 (14.06%) Oracle
16 31 (12.45%) IIS
16 31 (12.45%) UNIX
17 30 (12.05%) T-SQL
18 29 (11.65%) Finance
19 27 (10.84%) SLA
20 25 (10.04%) ASP.NET
21 24 (9.64%) ERP
22 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
23 22 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
23 22 (8.84%) Change Management
24 21 (8.43%) Service Delivery
25 20 (8.03%) Service Management
25 20 (8.03%) E-Commerce

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 45 (18.07%) SharePoint
2 31 (12.45%) IIS
3 18 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (5.22%) Apache
5 9 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.41%) SAS
6 6 (2.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.61%) CMS
9 2 (0.80%) Mule
9 2 (0.80%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.80%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 83 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (15.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (5.22%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (3.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.20%) Maximo
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.20%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (1.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.80%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.40%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.46%) SAN
2 9 (3.61%) Firewall
3 6 (2.41%) LAN
3 6 (2.41%) WAN
4 5 (2.01%) DNS
4 5 (2.01%) SSL
4 5 (2.01%) DHCP
5 2 (0.80%) Internet
6 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (35.74%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.02%) MySQL
8 8 (3.21%) MS Access
8 8 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.41%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.01%) QlikView
11 4 (1.61%) DTS
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.80%) DB2
13 2 (0.80%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 15 (6.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) JIRA
4 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 29 (11.65%) Finance
2 10 (4.02%) Retail
3 9 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.21%) French Language
5 6 (2.41%) Legal
6 5 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.80%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (34.94%) .NET
2 47 (18.88%) XML
3 25 (10.04%) ASP.NET
4 19 (7.63%) HTML
5 18 (7.23%) Web Services
6 15 (6.02%) Classic ASP
6 15 (6.02%) CSS
7 9 (3.61%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.61%) jQuery
8 6 (2.41%) COM+
9 5 (2.01%) LAMP
10 3 (1.20%) Java EE
11 2 (0.80%) COM
11 2 (0.80%) SOAP
11 2 (0.80%) WinForms
12 1 (0.40%) EDI
12 1 (0.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.02%) Statistics
3 13 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.21%) Replication
6 3 (1.20%) NHS
7 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 100 (40.16%) Windows
2 31 (12.45%) UNIX
3 14 (5.62%) Linux
4 9 (3.61%) AIX
5 8 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (44.18%) ITIL
2 50 (20.08%) CRM
3 37 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (9.64%) ERP
5 22 (8.84%) Change Management
6 21 (8.43%) Service Delivery
7 20 (8.03%) Service Management
7 20 (8.03%) E-Commerce
8 14 (5.62%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.82%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (4.42%) Mentoring
10 11 (4.42%) Software Engineering
10 11 (4.42%) Supplier Management
11 10 (4.02%) Migration
11 10 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (3.61%) Workflow
12 9 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (3.21%) Project Management
13 8 (3.21%) Time Management
13 8 (3.21%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (63.45%) SQL
2 68 (27.31%) C#
3 36 (14.46%) VB
4 30 (12.05%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.22%) VBA
6 12 (4.82%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.42%) Java
7 11 (4.42%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.02%) C
9 9 (3.61%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.41%) C++
11 5 (2.01%) VB6
11 5 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.20%) Perl
13 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.80%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.01%) Degree
2 5 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.61%) MCSE
3 4 (1.61%) MCSA
3 4 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.84%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) COBIT
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.01%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.61%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.40%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) OpenView
Vendors
1 133 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.06%) Oracle
3 10 (4.02%) Cognos
4 8 (3.21%) PeopleSoft
4 8 (3.21%) Sybase
4 8 (3.21%) IBM
5 7 (2.81%) Infor
5 7 (2.81%) Citrix
6 6 (2.41%) Pega
6 6 (2.41%) Kofax
6 6 (2.41%) Alterian
7 5 (2.01%) SAP
7 5 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.01%) Epicor
7 5 (2.01%) CODA
8 3 (1.20%) Laserfiche
8 3 (1.20%) Siebel
8 3 (1.20%) Cerner
9 2 (0.80%) Sage
9 2 (0.80%) Hyperion
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