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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 120 125 148
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 77 124 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.89% 2.05% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.14% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 77 119 76
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3867 5794 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.01% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 4725 3847
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +4 32 £50,000 +16.27%
Slough +26 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Maidenhead -2 10 £38,250 -4.37% 4
Bracknell +13 3 £31,000 +37.77%
Newbury - 3 £30,000 -
Hungerford -6 1 £24,000 +1.05% 1
Wokingham - 1 £26,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 102 (56.04%) SQL Server
2 98 (53.85%) SQL
3 85 (46.70%) Linux
4 82 (45.05%) Windows
5 59 (32.42%) TCP/IP
6 55 (30.22%) WebSphere
7 54 (29.67%) Finance
8 52 (28.57%) Firewall
8 52 (28.57%) Middleware
9 49 (26.92%) Oracle
10 48 (26.37%) Windows Server
11 47 (25.82%) Tomcat
12 44 (24.18%) Java
13 41 (22.53%) Apache
14 39 (21.43%) .NET
15 38 (20.88%) MySQL
16 37 (20.33%) JBoss
17 36 (19.78%) ITIL
18 33 (18.13%) JavaScript
19 32 (17.58%) Active Directory
20 30 (16.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 29 (15.93%) WebSphere MQ
21 29 (15.93%) Perl
21 29 (15.93%) WebLogic
21 29 (15.93%) Web Services
21 29 (15.93%) XML
21 29 (15.93%) Bash Shell
22 28 (15.38%) Unix
22 28 (15.38%) LAMP
23 27 (14.84%) Red Hat

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 55 (30.22%) WebSphere
2 47 (25.82%) Tomcat
3 41 (22.53%) Apache
4 37 (20.33%) JBoss
5 29 (15.93%) WebLogic
6 23 (12.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 22 (12.09%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (9.34%) IIS
10 10 (5.49%) nginx
11 6 (3.30%) MQSeries
11 6 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (1.10%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.55%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (13.74%) SaaS
2 6 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.30%) PaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 59 (32.42%) TCP/IP
2 52 (28.57%) Firewall
3 25 (13.74%) LDAP
4 23 (12.64%) HTTP
5 20 (10.99%) DNS
6 19 (10.44%) NAS
6 19 (10.44%) SAN
7 7 (3.85%) CTI
7 7 (3.85%) SSL
8 5 (2.75%) Network Security
9 4 (2.20%) VPN
9 4 (2.20%) WebEx
9 4 (2.20%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (56.04%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.88%) MySQL
3 25 (13.74%) Relational Database
4 23 (12.64%) RDBMS
5 22 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.04%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.49%) Big Data
8 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.75%) InfluxDB
10 4 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.20%) DB2
10 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (4.95%) Toad
2 5 (2.75%) JIRA
3 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
General
1 54 (29.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Banking
3 8 (4.40%) Games
3 8 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.55%) French Language
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (28.57%) Middleware
2 39 (21.43%) .NET
3 29 (15.93%) Web Services
3 29 (15.93%) WebSphere MQ
3 29 (15.93%) XML
4 28 (15.38%) LAMP
5 23 (12.64%) ASP.NET
6 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (6.04%) ZeroMQ
9 9 (4.95%) HTML
9 9 (4.95%) J2EE
9 9 (4.95%) XML Messaging
10 6 (3.30%) CSS
11 5 (2.75%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.75%) jQuery
11 5 (2.75%) JSON
12 1 (0.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.59%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (5.49%) iSeries
5 8 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.40%) Xbox
6 4 (2.20%) Clustering
6 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.65%) Derivative
7 3 (1.65%) Fintech
7 3 (1.65%) PKI
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.10%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (46.70%) Linux
2 82 (45.05%) Windows
3 48 (26.37%) Windows Server
4 30 (16.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (15.38%) Unix
6 26 (14.29%) CentOS
7 21 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.10%) Android
10 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.55%) Solaris
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.78%) ITIL
2 26 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.74%) SOA
4 24 (13.19%) Analytics
5 22 (12.09%) Waterfall
6 21 (11.54%) ETL
6 21 (11.54%) MVC
7 20 (10.99%) Mentoring
8 19 (10.44%) Web Operations
9 17 (9.34%) Presales
10 16 (8.79%) SIEM
11 15 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (7.69%) UML
13 12 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (6.59%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.95%) Open Source
14 9 (4.95%) Release Management
15 8 (4.40%) ERP
16 6 (3.30%) CRM
16 6 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (53.85%) SQL
2 44 (24.18%) Java
3 33 (18.13%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.93%) Bash Shell
4 29 (15.93%) Perl
5 22 (12.09%) C#
6 21 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 19 (10.44%) C
8 18 (9.89%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.04%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.95%) Python
10 9 (4.95%) RPG
10 9 (4.95%) RPG IV
11 6 (3.30%) C++
11 6 (3.30%) Tcl
11 6 (3.30%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.65%) PHP
14 2 (1.10%) VBA
15 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.14%) Degree
2 12 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.04%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.49%) CISSP
5 7 (3.85%) CEH
6 6 (3.30%) GCIH
6 6 (3.30%) MCP
7 4 (2.20%) CISA
7 4 (2.20%) GCIA
8 1 (0.55%) CCNA
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.55%) MCITP
8 1 (0.55%) MCSA
8 1 (0.55%) MCSE
8 1 (0.55%) MCTS
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.44%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.20%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (10.44%) OpenAM
1 19 (10.44%) Puppet
2 5 (2.75%) Grafana
3 4 (2.20%) Nessus
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 49 (26.92%) Oracle
2 27 (14.84%) Red Hat
3 20 (10.99%) Sun
4 17 (9.34%) Microsoft
5 15 (8.24%) IBM
6 12 (6.59%) LogRhythm
7 8 (4.40%) Apple
7 8 (4.40%) Google
8 4 (2.20%) BEA
8 4 (2.20%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.20%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.65%) VMware
10 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.10%) Cisco
10 2 (1.10%) Juniper
10 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.10%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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