The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 13 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.38% 3.33% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.89% 3.37% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +105.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £19,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.89% -5.90%
Applications Support
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood 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
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 89 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 94.79% 98.89% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 31
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £50,000
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 Brentwood

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Brentwood

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) Java
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
6 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
9 6 (24.00%) JBoss
10 5 (20.00%) OO
10 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 5 (20.00%) CRM
10 5 (20.00%) IIS
10 5 (20.00%) SAP
10 5 (20.00%) COM+
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
10 5 (20.00%) Middleware
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (20.00%) Marketing
10 5 (20.00%) Opsview
10 5 (20.00%) Magento
10 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
11 4 (16.00%) Splunk
11 4 (16.00%) DataPower
11 4 (16.00%) VisualVM
11 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) VisualVM
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) COM+
2 5 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) DataPower
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) AS400
2 2 (8.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opsview
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) JBoss
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 4 (16.00%) Splunk
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods