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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 134 165
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 84 97 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.48% 1.91% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 2.01% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 60
Median salary £31,250 £44,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.97% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%

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
3226 4832 5279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.30% 94.97% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3967 3949
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Slough +33 22 £27,500 -35.29%
Maidenhead +20 21 £40,000 +23.07%
Reading +26 17 £29,000 -38.94%
Bracknell +14 6 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Newbury +6 4 £22,500 -6.25%
Hungerford - 2 £24,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £23,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 86 (54.09%) Windows
2 72 (45.28%) SQL
3 55 (34.59%) SQL Server
3 55 (34.59%) Linux
4 49 (30.82%) Windows Server
5 37 (23.27%) Java
6 35 (22.01%) Active Directory
7 30 (18.87%) TCP/IP
8 29 (18.24%) Middleware
9 27 (16.98%) Firewall
9 27 (16.98%) Tomcat
9 27 (16.98%) Degree
9 27 (16.98%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (16.35%) Oracle
10 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
11 25 (15.72%) Unix
12 24 (15.09%) Apache
12 24 (15.09%) .NET
13 23 (14.47%) ERP
13 23 (14.47%) CISSP
13 23 (14.47%) WebSphere
13 23 (14.47%) Finance
13 23 (14.47%) Mentoring
14 22 (13.84%) CentOS
15 21 (13.21%) XML
16 20 (12.58%) ITIL
16 20 (12.58%) JBoss
16 20 (12.58%) CEH
17 17 (10.69%) GCIA
17 17 (10.69%) Analytics

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 27 (16.98%) Elasticsearch
1 27 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 24 (15.09%) Apache
3 23 (14.47%) WebSphere
4 20 (12.58%) JBoss
5 15 (9.43%) IIS
6 11 (6.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (6.92%) WebLogic
7 10 (6.29%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) SaaS
2 8 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.52%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) iTunes
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 27 (16.98%) Firewall
3 15 (9.43%) DNS
4 12 (7.55%) HTTP
5 8 (5.03%) LDAP
5 8 (5.03%) NAS
5 8 (5.03%) SAN
6 7 (4.40%) SSL
7 4 (2.52%) CTI
7 4 (2.52%) Network Security
7 4 (2.52%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.89%) WebEx
9 1 (0.63%) DHCP
9 1 (0.63%) Internet
9 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.63%) SMTP
9 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.43%) MySQL
2 15 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.29%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.03%) Big Data
6 7 (4.40%) InfluxDB
7 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.89%) DB2
10 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.63%) QlikView
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) JIRA
1 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (14.47%) Finance
2 3 (1.89%) Publishing
3 2 (1.26%) Billing
3 2 (1.26%) French Language
3 2 (1.26%) Games
3 2 (1.26%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Automotive
4 1 (0.63%) German Language
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.24%) Middleware
2 24 (15.09%) .NET
3 21 (13.21%) XML
4 16 (10.06%) CSS
5 14 (8.81%) HTML
6 12 (7.55%) JSON
7 11 (6.92%) LAMP
8 10 (6.29%) Web Services
9 9 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (5.03%) J2EE
11 7 (4.40%) XML Messaging
12 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET
13 4 (2.52%) ZeroMQ
14 3 (1.89%) AngularJS
14 3 (1.89%) iXBRL
14 3 (1.89%) jQuery
15 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.03%) iSeries
5 5 (3.14%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.52%) Derivative
7 3 (1.89%) Clustering
7 3 (1.89%) Fintech
7 3 (1.89%) PKI
8 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (54.09%) Windows
2 55 (34.59%) Linux
3 49 (30.82%) Windows Server
4 25 (15.72%) Unix
5 22 (13.84%) CentOS
6 15 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (6.29%) Android
9 10 (6.29%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.14%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.26%) Solaris
11 2 (1.26%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.63%) AIX
12 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.47%) ERP
1 23 (14.47%) Mentoring
2 20 (12.58%) ITIL
3 17 (10.69%) Analytics
4 16 (10.06%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (8.81%) Configuration Management
5 14 (8.81%) Cyber Intelligence
6 13 (8.18%) Microservices
6 13 (8.18%) System Testing
7 11 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.29%) Presales
9 9 (5.66%) ETL
9 9 (5.66%) Software Testing
10 8 (5.03%) Web Operations
11 7 (4.40%) Waterfall
12 6 (3.77%) Change Management
12 6 (3.77%) CRM
12 6 (3.77%) ITSM
13 5 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.14%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (45.28%) SQL
2 37 (23.27%) Java
3 14 (8.81%) Bash Shell
4 12 (7.55%) C
4 12 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.55%) Perl
5 10 (6.29%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.40%) RPG
7 7 (4.40%) RPG IV
8 6 (3.77%) C#
9 5 (3.14%) Python
9 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.52%) C++
10 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.26%) PHP
11 2 (1.26%) Ruby
11 2 (1.26%) VB
12 1 (0.63%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 27 (16.98%) Degree
2 23 (14.47%) CISSP
3 20 (12.58%) CEH
4 17 (10.69%) GCIA
5 8 (5.03%) MCP
6 6 (3.77%) GCIH
7 4 (2.52%) CISA
7 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.89%) AAT
8 3 (1.89%) ACCA
8 3 (1.89%) MCITP
8 3 (1.89%) MCSA
8 3 (1.89%) MCSE
8 3 (1.89%) MCTS
8 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) CCNA
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
2 6 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (22.01%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.03%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.52%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) Grafana
2 8 (5.03%) OpenAM
2 8 (5.03%) Puppet
3 4 (2.52%) Nessus
4 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.26%) Graphite
5 2 (1.26%) Kibana
5 2 (1.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
1 26 (16.35%) Oracle
2 16 (10.06%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.55%) IBM
4 10 (6.29%) VMware
5 9 (5.66%) Sun
6 4 (2.52%) Apple
6 4 (2.52%) Blue Coat
6 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.52%) Citrix
6 4 (2.52%) Google
6 4 (2.52%) LogRhythm
6 4 (2.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.89%) BEA
8 2 (1.26%) Ariba
8 2 (1.26%) Cisco
8 2 (1.26%) Juniper
9 1 (0.63%) Adobe
9 1 (0.63%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Kronos
Posted: 18 days ago