Period
to 14 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

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

Application Support
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 100 75
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 41 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.62% 1.11% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.16% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 23
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.54% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £36,000 £34,326
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -1.54% +7.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,536 1,292 1,048
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.15% 95.21% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 1,099 959
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £61,400
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Southampton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Southampton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Southampton over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 22 (53.66%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) Python
5 12 (29.27%) C#
5 12 (29.27%) Windows
5 12 (29.27%) Finance
6 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (24.39%) Ticket Management
7 10 (24.39%) SAP
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
8 9 (21.95%) Linux
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL
8 9 (21.95%) C++
8 9 (21.95%) Django
8 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (19.51%) CentOS
9 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) Electronics
11 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
11 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
11 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
11 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (14.63%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (14.63%) Marketing
11 6 (14.63%) ERP

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (9.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Azure
2 2 (4.88%) AWS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) CTI
1 2 (4.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Electronics
3 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 6 (14.63%) Marketing
3 6 (14.63%) Public Sector
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Django
2 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) EDI
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) CentOS
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (24.39%) Ticket Management
3 9 (21.95%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (14.63%) ERP
4 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
5 5 (12.20%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) CRM
6 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Logistics
8 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 12 (29.27%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) C
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 4 (9.76%) VBScript
7 3 (7.32%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) ITGC
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) Epicor
2 4 (9.76%) Infor
2 4 (9.76%) JD Edwards
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Sage
3 1 (2.44%) HubSpot