The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 66 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.59% 1.94% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.11% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 24
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £40,000 £41,150
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Applications Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 475 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 95.12% 92.23% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 294 313 357
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Bracknell

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) CMS
2 8 (42.11%) Drupal
2 8 (42.11%) Kentico
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Apache
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) Publishing
5 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) C++
6 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
6 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
6 4 (21.05%) Back Office
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) F5
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) CMS
1 8 (42.11%) Drupal
1 8 (42.11%) Kentico
2 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 5 (26.32%) Apache
4 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Publishing
2 4 (21.05%) Back Office
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) MSMQ
7 1 (5.26%) Lucene
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) JBoss
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Northgate