The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £17,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Application Support
South West / Somerset
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 58 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.72% 2.75% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.80% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 12
Median salary £17,500 £28,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +24.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £32,500 £30,078
% change year-on-year +6.15% +8.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 679 607 554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.14% 98.22% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 501 532 474
Median salary £37,500 £37,919 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +8.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Somerset

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Somerset

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Somerset

Applications Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 15 £17,500 -37.50% 1
Taunton - 3 - - 1
Yeovil - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Support
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Somerset region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Office 365
5 3 (15.00%) Metadata Management
5 3 (15.00%) Nintex
5 3 (15.00%) SCADA
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) PSTN
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) Publishing
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.00%) SaaS
7 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) SCADA
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Metadata Management
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Nintex
2 1 (5.00%) ATG
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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