Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

Application Support
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 67 94
Rank change year-on-year -35 +27 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 11 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.86% 1.83% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.88% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 16
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +6.06% +43.48%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
North East median annual salary £32,750 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.43% +16.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,248 692 1,098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 97.19% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 602 962
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £56,125
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Tyne and Wear

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Tyne and Wear

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Tyne and Wear

Applications Support
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 6 £34,500 -1.43%
Sunderland - 5 £21,625 -
Applications Support
North East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) SAP
3 8 (72.73%) ERP
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (54.55%) Workday
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) Sun
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) Unix
8 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
9 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) ERP
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) SAP
3 6 (54.55%) Workday
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Sun
6 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
6 1 (9.09%) Splunk