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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 80 137 120
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 143 97 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.18% 1.88% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 1.97% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 81
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
4340 4936 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.42% 95.71% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3723 3865
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £70,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +45 83 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Slough +9 17 £47,500 +66.66% 2
Maidenhead -17 6 £37,500 - 3
Bracknell -8 4 £26,500 -17.18%
Newbury +12 3 £40,000 +46.78%
Hungerford -7 3 £24,000 +9.09% 2
Thatcham - 2 £52,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £55,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 130 (56.28%) SQL Server
2 121 (52.38%) SQL
3 106 (45.89%) .NET
4 92 (39.83%) Windows
5 91 (39.39%) ITIL
6 82 (35.50%) Finance
7 75 (32.47%) WebSphere
8 71 (30.74%) Oracle
9 66 (28.57%) Tomcat
10 64 (27.71%) Linux
11 63 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 62 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (23.81%) MySQL
14 52 (22.51%) ASP.NET
14 52 (22.51%) JBoss
15 51 (22.08%) Apache
16 50 (21.65%) SOA
16 50 (21.65%) XML
17 49 (21.21%) MVC
17 49 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
17 49 (21.21%) Root Cause Analysis
18 48 (20.78%) Middleware
19 47 (20.35%) LDAP
20 46 (19.91%) Relational Database
21 45 (19.48%) Waterfall
21 45 (19.48%) LAMP
22 43 (18.61%) TCP/IP
22 43 (18.61%) WebSphere MQ
23 42 (18.18%) Firewall
23 42 (18.18%) Web Services

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 75 (32.47%) WebSphere
2 66 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 52 (22.51%) JBoss
4 51 (22.08%) Apache
5 35 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
5 35 (15.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 31 (13.42%) WebLogic
7 29 (12.55%) IIS
8 22 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 9 (3.90%) nginx
10 5 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.16%) GlassFish
10 5 (2.16%) Jetty
11 4 (1.73%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.30%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.30%) MS Project Server
12 3 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 7 (3.03%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.16%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 42 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (17.75%) SaaS
3 13 (5.63%) Office 365
4 6 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.35%) LDAP
2 43 (18.61%) TCP/IP
3 42 (18.18%) Firewall
4 39 (16.88%) HTTP
5 35 (15.15%) NAS
6 29 (12.55%) SAN
7 10 (4.33%) DNS
8 8 (3.46%) SSL
9 5 (2.16%) Kerberos
9 5 (2.16%) VPN
9 5 (2.16%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.73%) S/MIME
10 4 (1.73%) SMTP
11 1 (0.43%) FTP
11 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (56.28%) SQL Server
2 55 (23.81%) MySQL
3 46 (19.91%) Relational Database
4 41 (17.75%) RDBMS
5 31 (13.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.73%) Big Data
7 4 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (10.39%) Toad
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (35.50%) Finance
2 13 (5.63%) Banking
2 13 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.73%) Games
4 4 (1.73%) Retail
5 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Law
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (45.89%) .NET
2 52 (22.51%) ASP.NET
3 50 (21.65%) XML
4 49 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (20.78%) Middleware
6 45 (19.48%) LAMP
7 43 (18.61%) WebSphere MQ
8 42 (18.18%) Web Services
9 32 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 31 (13.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 31 (13.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (5.63%) HTML
12 10 (4.33%) CSS
13 6 (2.60%) XSLT
14 5 (2.16%) COM
14 5 (2.16%) ZeroMQ
15 4 (1.73%) LEMP Stack
15 4 (1.73%) MCollective
16 3 (1.30%) Classic ASP
17 2 (0.87%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.69%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.49%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.46%) PMI
5 6 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.16%) Clustering
6 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.16%) NHS
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) Fintech
7 2 (0.87%) iPad
7 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 92 (39.83%) Windows
2 64 (27.71%) Linux
3 38 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (14.29%) Unix
5 17 (7.36%) Windows Server
6 10 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.03%) CentOS
9 6 (2.60%) Android
9 6 (2.60%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (39.39%) ITIL
2 62 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.65%) SOA
4 49 (21.21%) MVC
4 49 (21.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 45 (19.48%) Waterfall
6 38 (16.45%) UML
7 35 (15.15%) Web Operations
8 32 (13.85%) ETL
9 29 (12.55%) Release Management
10 26 (11.26%) ERP
11 14 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (4.76%) Presales
12 11 (4.76%) Problem Management
13 9 (3.90%) PRINCE2
13 9 (3.90%) SAP Implementation
13 9 (3.90%) Scrum
14 8 (3.46%) Software Delivery
15 7 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (3.03%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 121 (52.38%) SQL
2 63 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 42 (18.18%) Perl
4 39 (16.88%) PowerShell
5 38 (16.45%) C#
6 23 (9.96%) Bash Shell
7 18 (7.79%) Java
8 13 (5.63%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.46%) VBScript
10 7 (3.03%) PHP
10 7 (3.03%) Python
11 4 (1.73%) C
12 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.30%) Tcl
12 3 (1.30%) VBA
13 2 (0.87%) C++
13 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.43%) VB
14 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (3.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.87%) AAT
5 2 (0.87%) ACCA
5 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 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
3 4 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.46%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.16%) VirtualBox
4 5 (2.16%) Xen
5 4 (1.73%) qmail
5 4 (1.73%) Squid
6 3 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (15.58%) Puppet
2 32 (13.85%) 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
4 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 71 (30.74%) Oracle
2 37 (16.02%) Microsoft
3 35 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 35 (15.15%) Sun
4 24 (10.39%) VMware
5 13 (5.63%) Citrix
6 9 (3.90%) IBM
6 9 (3.90%) JD Edwards
6 9 (3.90%) SAP
7 4 (1.73%) Apple
7 4 (1.73%) Google
7 4 (1.73%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.73%) Splunk
8 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.87%) IFS
10 1 (0.43%) BMC
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.43%) Twitter
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 5 days ago