The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 201 218 229
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
Applications Support Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4695 5179 5122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.01% 93.16% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3594 3690 4075
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 8 £40,000 -
Applications Support Specialist
South East

Applications Support Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
1 8 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) WebEx
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) WebEx
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft