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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 142 179 134
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 126 79 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.06% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.11% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 112 75 91
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £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
7325 7097 5565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.54% 95.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5924 5592 4446
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 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 31 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 76 £30,000 -9.09% 4
North Yorkshire +27 21 £31,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +13 21 £30,000 -7.69% 1
East Yorkshire +7 7 £34,836 +0.97%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 171 (61.07%) SQL
2 137 (48.93%) Microsoft
3 109 (38.93%) ITIL
4 107 (38.21%) Windows
5 92 (32.86%) SQL Server
6 91 (32.50%) .NET
7 85 (30.36%) MS Excel
8 65 (23.21%) C#
9 55 (19.64%) CRM
10 53 (18.93%) SharePoint
11 50 (17.86%) XML
11 50 (17.86%) Oracle
12 47 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
13 46 (16.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 41 (14.64%) Dynamics CRM
15 40 (14.29%) Finance
16 37 (13.21%) SAN
16 37 (13.21%) SLA
17 36 (12.86%) IIS
18 35 (12.50%) T-SQL
19 33 (11.79%) Web Services
20 29 (10.36%) ERP
20 29 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 27 (9.64%) ASP.NET
21 27 (9.64%) UNIX
22 25 (8.93%) Service Delivery
23 24 (8.57%) Change Management
24 23 (8.21%) HTML
24 23 (8.21%) Java
24 23 (8.21%) E-Commerce

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 53 (18.93%) SharePoint
2 36 (12.86%) IIS
3 19 (6.79%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (4.29%) Apache
5 11 (3.93%) SAS
6 8 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.79%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.79%) CMS
7 5 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.43%) Mule
8 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.07%) Lync
9 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.71%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 41 (14.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.07%) Maximo
4 3 (1.07%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.71%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.36%) Agresso
6 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.21%) SAN
2 10 (3.57%) LAN
2 10 (3.57%) WAN
3 9 (3.21%) Firewall
4 7 (2.50%) DNS
5 5 (1.79%) SSL
5 5 (1.79%) DHCP
6 4 (1.43%) Internet
7 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.36%) SSH
8 1 (0.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (6.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.00%) MySQL
6 13 (4.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (4.64%) MS Access
7 11 (3.93%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.79%) QlikView
10 4 (1.43%) DTS
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.07%) DB2
11 3 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 40 (14.29%) Finance
2 13 (4.64%) Retail
3 10 (3.57%) French Language
4 6 (2.14%) Legal
5 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.07%) Marketing
7 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.71%) German Language
7 2 (0.71%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
7 2 (0.71%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (32.50%) .NET
2 50 (17.86%) XML
3 33 (11.79%) Web Services
4 27 (9.64%) ASP.NET
5 23 (8.21%) HTML
6 17 (6.07%) .NET Framework
7 15 (5.36%) CSS
8 11 (3.93%) jQuery
9 10 (3.57%) COM+
9 10 (3.57%) J2EE
10 8 (2.86%) Classic ASP
11 5 (1.79%) LAMP
12 4 (1.43%) Java EE
12 4 (1.43%) EDI
13 3 (1.07%) Application Packaging
14 2 (0.71%) WCF
14 2 (0.71%) COM
14 2 (0.71%) WinForms
14 2 (0.71%) Ruby on Rails
14 2 (0.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.29%) Statistics
4 8 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.86%) Replication
5 5 (1.79%) NHS
6 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.71%) GIS
7 2 (0.71%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 107 (38.21%) Windows
2 27 (9.64%) UNIX
3 17 (6.07%) Linux
4 10 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.14%) AIX
8 3 (1.07%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (38.93%) ITIL
2 55 (19.64%) CRM
3 46 (16.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (10.36%) ERP
5 25 (8.93%) Service Delivery
6 24 (8.57%) Change Management
7 23 (8.21%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.50%) Service Management
9 20 (7.14%) Time Management
10 16 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (5.36%) Software Engineering
12 14 (5.00%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (4.29%) Workflow
14 12 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (4.29%) Incident Management
15 11 (3.93%) Performance Management
15 11 (3.93%) Migration
16 10 (3.57%) Supplier Management
16 10 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 171 (61.07%) SQL
2 65 (23.21%) C#
3 35 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 23 (8.21%) Java
5 21 (7.50%) VB
6 19 (6.79%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.71%) VBA
7 16 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 15 (5.36%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.57%) C
10 9 (3.21%) C++
11 6 (2.14%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.79%) Perl
13 4 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.71%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.36%) Tcl
15 1 (0.36%) Python
15 1 (0.36%) PHP
15 1 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (4.29%) Degree
2 11 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.14%) MCSE
4 4 (1.43%) MCSA
4 4 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) ACCA
5 2 (0.71%) CIMA
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.21%) SLA
2 3 (1.07%) COBIT
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.14%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.43%) Terminal Server
3 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.43%) SCOM
2 3 (1.07%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.71%) OpenView
3 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.71%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 137 (48.93%) Microsoft
2 50 (17.86%) Oracle
3 12 (4.29%) IBM
4 11 (3.93%) Alterian
5 9 (3.21%) Infor
5 9 (3.21%) Cognos
6 8 (2.86%) Sybase
6 8 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.14%) Pega
8 6 (2.14%) Kofax
8 6 (2.14%) Siebel
9 4 (1.43%) Epicor
9 4 (1.43%) CODA
9 4 (1.43%) SAP
9 4 (1.43%) HP
9 4 (1.43%) VMware
10 3 (1.07%) Laserfiche
10 3 (1.07%) Citrix
11 2 (0.71%) Hyperion
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