Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 67 92
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 24 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.49% 1.08% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 1.10% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 6
Portsmouth median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £17,750 £17,750 £29,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,250 £39,875
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,125
% change year-on-year +8.33% +3.00% -10.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 683 635 812
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.42% 97.99% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 593 610 711
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,988 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,200 £58,750 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Portsmouth

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Portsmouth

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Portsmouth

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
3 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) EPoS
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Data Analytics
3 7 (29.17%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) Moodle
7 2 (8.33%) Blackboard
7 2 (8.33%) CMS
7 2 (8.33%) Adobe

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Moodle
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
General
1 7 (29.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) XHTML
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) EPoS
2 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (29.17%) Analytics
1 7 (29.17%) CRM
1 7 (29.17%) Data Analytics
1 7 (29.17%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (8.33%) Release Management
3 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 2 (8.33%) Blackboard
3 1 (4.17%) IBM