The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 108 151 161
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 110 78 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.47% 1.52% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.59% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 105 63 65
Median salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £24,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Applications Support
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
4284 4909 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.90% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3424 3793 3874
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +33 50 £50,000 +11.73% 3
Maidenhead -12 20 £37,500 +7.91%
Slough +23 16 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Hungerford -5 6 £25,250 +14.77%
Bracknell -9 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 145 (62.77%) SQL Server
2 120 (51.95%) SQL
3 108 (46.75%) Windows
4 95 (41.13%) .NET
5 87 (37.66%) Linux
6 81 (35.06%) ITIL
7 76 (32.90%) WebSphere
8 68 (29.44%) Oracle
9 67 (29.00%) Finance
10 65 (28.14%) Tomcat
11 62 (26.84%) Apache
11 62 (26.84%) TCP/IP
12 61 (26.41%) Firewall
13 60 (25.97%) JBoss
14 58 (25.11%) MySQL
15 54 (23.38%) JavaScript
16 53 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (22.51%) SOA
18 51 (22.08%) Relational Database
19 49 (21.21%) Web Services
19 49 (21.21%) Middleware
20 48 (20.78%) Perl
20 48 (20.78%) LDAP
20 48 (20.78%) LAMP
20 48 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
21 47 (20.35%) RDBMS
21 47 (20.35%) SaaS
22 46 (19.91%) HTTP
22 46 (19.91%) ASP.NET
22 46 (19.91%) WebLogic

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 76 (32.90%) WebSphere
2 65 (28.14%) Tomcat
3 62 (26.84%) Apache
4 60 (25.97%) JBoss
5 46 (19.91%) WebLogic
6 42 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 37 (16.02%) BizTalk Server
8 25 (10.82%) IIS
9 20 (8.66%) SharePoint
10 14 (6.06%) nginx
11 11 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (2.60%) MQSeries
14 4 (1.73%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (1.73%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.43%) CMS
15 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (2.16%) Temenos T24
3 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.87%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 48 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (20.35%) SaaS
3 10 (4.33%) Office 365
4 6 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (26.84%) TCP/IP
2 61 (26.41%) Firewall
3 48 (20.78%) LDAP
4 46 (19.91%) HTTP
5 38 (16.45%) NAS
6 34 (14.72%) SAN
7 15 (6.49%) DNS
8 8 (3.46%) VPN
9 5 (2.16%) SSL
10 4 (1.73%) SMTP
11 1 (0.43%) FTP
11 1 (0.43%) Network Security
11 1 (0.43%) S/MIME
11 1 (0.43%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (62.77%) SQL Server
2 58 (25.11%) MySQL
3 51 (22.08%) Relational Database
4 47 (20.35%) RDBMS
5 27 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.90%) Big Data
6 9 (3.90%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.73%) DB2
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (9.09%) Toad
2 3 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 67 (29.00%) Finance
2 20 (8.66%) Banking
3 8 (3.46%) Games
3 8 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.30%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (41.13%) .NET
2 49 (21.21%) Middleware
2 49 (21.21%) Web Services
3 48 (20.78%) LAMP
4 46 (19.91%) ASP.NET
5 42 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (16.45%) XML
7 37 (16.02%) WebSphere MQ
8 20 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 20 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 20 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (6.49%) HTML
10 11 (4.76%) ZeroMQ
11 6 (2.60%) CSS
11 6 (2.60%) J2EE
12 4 (1.73%) COM
12 4 (1.73%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (1.73%) MCollective
13 3 (1.30%) jQuery
13 3 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.26%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.19%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (3.46%) PMI
5 8 (3.46%) Xbox
6 5 (2.16%) Clustering
6 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) iSeries
7 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (46.75%) Windows
2 87 (37.66%) Linux
3 46 (19.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 40 (17.32%) Unix
5 35 (15.15%) Windows Server
6 17 (7.36%) CentOS
7 15 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.43%) Android
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.06%) ITIL
2 53 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.51%) SOA
4 42 (18.18%) MVC
5 40 (17.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 38 (16.45%) Web Operations
7 36 (15.58%) Waterfall
8 26 (11.26%) UML
9 23 (9.96%) ETL
10 22 (9.52%) Release Management
11 20 (8.66%) ERP
12 19 (8.23%) Analytics
13 16 (6.93%) Presales
13 16 (6.93%) SIEM
14 12 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (4.33%) Problem Management
16 9 (3.90%) SAP Implementation
16 9 (3.90%) Scrum
17 8 (3.46%) E-Commerce
17 8 (3.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 120 (51.95%) SQL
2 54 (23.38%) JavaScript
3 48 (20.78%) Perl
4 43 (18.61%) PowerShell
5 34 (14.72%) C#
6 32 (13.85%) Java
7 29 (12.55%) Bash Shell
8 15 (6.49%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.76%) C
10 10 (4.33%) Python
11 8 (3.46%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.46%) VBScript
12 6 (2.60%) C++
12 6 (2.60%) Tcl
13 4 (1.73%) PHP
13 4 (1.73%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.73%) VBA
14 2 (0.87%) RPG
14 2 (0.87%) RPG IV
15 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.36%) Degree
2 10 (4.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.46%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.87%) AAT
4 2 (0.87%) ACCA
4 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.46%) QA
2 6 (2.60%) SLA
3 4 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (16.45%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (10.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.73%) qmail
3 4 (1.73%) Squid
4 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (16.88%) Puppet
2 35 (15.15%) OpenAM
3 4 (1.73%) Cacti
3 4 (1.73%) collectd
3 4 (1.73%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.73%) Graphite
3 4 (1.73%) logstash
3 4 (1.73%) Nagios
3 4 (1.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (29.44%) Oracle
2 38 (16.45%) Red Hat
2 38 (16.45%) Sun
3 31 (13.42%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.23%) VMware
5 9 (3.90%) SAP
6 8 (3.46%) Apple
6 8 (3.46%) Google
6 8 (3.46%) LogRhythm
7 7 (3.03%) Citrix
7 7 (3.03%) IBM
8 4 (1.73%) BEA
8 4 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.73%) Splunk
9 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.87%) Cisco
10 2 (0.87%) IFS
10 2 (0.87%) Juniper
11 1 (0.43%) HP
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Parking,Healthcare,Pension,Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago