Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 83 99
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 23 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.60% 2.39% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 2.46% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 17
Southampton median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.77% +6.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £33,250 £43,750
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -20.25%

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 1391 1300 1341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.16% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1162 1200
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,275 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
3 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) Driving Licence
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
4 5 (21.74%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Back Office
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
7 2 (8.70%) .NET
7 2 (8.70%) JSP
7 2 (8.70%) IIS
7 2 (8.70%) C#
7 2 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Apache
7 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) SMS
7 2 (8.70%) Active Directory

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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
2 5 (21.74%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Time Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) Xero