The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,651 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 38 57
Rank change year-on-year -23 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 9 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.60% 6.34% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 6.46% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 6
Median salary £32,651 £30,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.05% -24.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,250 £26,875
10% offered a salary of more than £34,361 £33,750 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 549 712 758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.69% 98.07% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 3460 2630
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Southampton region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Apache
3 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (60.00%) JSP
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (50.00%) Change Management
6 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
9 1 (10.00%) Time Management
9 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (10.00%) Wireless
9 1 (10.00%) Finance
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
9 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
9 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (10.00%) Open Source
9 1 (10.00%) Line Management
9 1 (10.00%) Skype
9 1 (10.00%) SDLC
9 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence

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 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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