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 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
Rank 139 174 121
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -53
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 127 75 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.73% 1.07% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.12% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 102 71 96
Average salary £30,078 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.45% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
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
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 4 March 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 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 +8 86 £30,000 -7.69% 3
North Yorkshire +30 21 £42,000 +12.00%
South Yorkshire +4 16 £32,500 - 7
East Yorkshire - 3 £34,836 - 1
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
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 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.

1 167 (62.55%) SQL
2 141 (52.81%) Microsoft
3 108 (40.45%) ITIL
4 107 (40.07%) Windows
5 94 (35.21%) MS Excel
6 93 (34.83%) SQL Server
7 90 (33.71%) .NET
8 66 (24.72%) C#
9 52 (19.48%) CRM
9 52 (19.48%) SharePoint
10 48 (17.98%) XML
11 42 (15.73%) Oracle
11 42 (15.73%) Dynamics CRM
11 42 (15.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 42 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (14.23%) SAN
13 35 (13.11%) IIS
13 35 (13.11%) Finance
14 33 (12.36%) VB
15 32 (11.99%) T-SQL
15 32 (11.99%) ERP
16 29 (10.86%) SLA
17 27 (10.11%) UNIX
17 27 (10.11%) ASP.NET
18 26 (9.74%) Web Services
19 25 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (9.36%) SQL Server 2005
20 24 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
20 24 (8.99%) Service Delivery
21 23 (8.61%) E-Commerce

Applications Support
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 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 52 (19.48%) SharePoint
2 35 (13.11%) IIS
3 19 (7.12%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (4.49%) Apache
5 11 (4.12%) SAS
6 8 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.50%) CMS
8 4 (1.50%) Mule
9 2 (0.75%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.75%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 94 (35.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 42 (15.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.62%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (3.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.12%) Maximo
4 3 (1.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.75%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.37%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.37%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.37%) Agresso
6 1 (0.37%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.23%) SAN
2 9 (3.37%) Firewall
3 8 (3.00%) LAN
3 8 (3.00%) WAN
4 5 (1.87%) SSL
4 5 (1.87%) DHCP
4 5 (1.87%) DNS
5 4 (1.50%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) SSH
6 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (34.83%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (9.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (5.24%) MySQL
5 14 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.87%) MS Access
7 10 (3.75%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.87%) QlikView
10 4 (1.50%) DTS
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.12%) DB2
12 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 35 (13.11%) Finance
2 12 (4.49%) Retail
3 9 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.00%) French Language
5 7 (2.62%) Legal
6 5 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.12%) Marketing
8 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (33.71%) .NET
2 48 (17.98%) XML
3 27 (10.11%) ASP.NET
4 26 (9.74%) Web Services
5 22 (8.24%) HTML
6 15 (5.62%) CSS
7 11 (4.12%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.12%) Classic ASP
8 10 (3.75%) COM+
8 10 (3.75%) jQuery
9 5 (1.87%) LAMP
10 4 (1.50%) J2EE
10 4 (1.50%) EDI
11 3 (1.12%) Java EE
12 2 (0.75%) COM
12 2 (0.75%) SOAP
12 2 (0.75%) WinForms
12 2 (0.75%) WCF
12 2 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (0.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.24%) Statistics
3 13 (4.87%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.00%) Replication
5 7 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.75%) NHS
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 107 (40.07%) Windows
2 27 (10.11%) UNIX
3 16 (5.99%) Linux
4 8 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.62%) AIX
6 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.45%) ITIL
2 52 (19.48%) CRM
3 42 (15.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 32 (11.99%) ERP
5 24 (8.99%) Service Delivery
6 23 (8.61%) E-Commerce
7 22 (8.24%) Change Management
8 21 (7.87%) Service Management
9 16 (5.99%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (5.24%) Time Management
11 13 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (4.87%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.49%) Software Engineering
12 12 (4.49%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.12%) Migration
14 10 (3.75%) Supplier Management
14 10 (3.75%) Release Management
15 9 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (3.37%) Performance Management
15 9 (3.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 167 (62.55%) SQL
2 66 (24.72%) C#
3 33 (12.36%) VB
4 32 (11.99%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.74%) PowerShell
5 18 (6.74%) VBA
6 17 (6.37%) Java
7 14 (5.24%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.87%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.75%) C
10 8 (3.00%) C++
11 5 (1.87%) VB6
12 4 (1.50%) Perl
13 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.75%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.75%) Ruby
15 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (2.62%) Degree
1 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.87%) MCSE
3 4 (1.50%) MCSA
3 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) VCP4
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.86%) SLA
2 3 (1.12%) COBIT
3 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.87%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.50%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.75%) OpenView
2 2 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 141 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 42 (15.73%) Oracle
3 11 (4.12%) Alterian
4 10 (3.75%) IBM
5 9 (3.37%) Infor
5 9 (3.37%) Cognos
6 8 (3.00%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (3.00%) Sybase
7 7 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.25%) Kofax
8 6 (2.25%) Pega
9 5 (1.87%) Siebel
9 5 (1.87%) SAP
10 4 (1.50%) Epicor
10 4 (1.50%) CODA
11 3 (1.12%) Laserfiche
11 3 (1.12%) Citrix
12 2 (0.75%) HP
12 2 (0.75%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.75%) Informatica
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