Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 91 87
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.03% 2.14% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.21% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 30
Southampton median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,250 £26,150
90th Percentile £36,000 £42,500 £33,300
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +20.00%

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 1,288 1,312 1,304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 96.61% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,088 1,201 1,170
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,175 £22,500 £24,200
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £58,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%

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 15 November 2018, 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) ERP
2 8 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Automotive
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Design
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) iPad
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (7.14%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) HTML

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (57.14%) Automotive
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 8 (57.14%) ERP
1 8 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle