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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 51 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.82% 2.14% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 2.29% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 10
Average salary £27,400 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,320 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,480 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,800
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -0.97%
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
344 481 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.99% 93.76% 92.52%
Number of salaries quoted 280 303 284
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) CAPM
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) IMAP
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) POP3
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) POP3
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) IMAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CAPM
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware