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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 27 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.78% 8.54% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 9.05% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 5
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
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
216 232 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 96.00% 94.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 140 59
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) WebLogic
1 14 (93.33%) JBoss
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (33.33%) Middleware
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) COM+
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Nagios
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (20.00%) High Availability
6 3 (20.00%) Splunk
6 3 (20.00%) DataPower
6 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) VisualVM
6 3 (20.00%) Opsview
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) JBoss
1 14 (93.33%) WebLogic
2 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) VisualVM
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) COM+
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago