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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 34 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.98% 14.17% 9.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 14.75% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 8
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.55%
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
230 122 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 91.63% 96.06% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 150 93 52
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 13 (40.63%) WebLogic
3 13 (40.63%) IIS
3 13 (40.63%) JBoss
4 12 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 12 (37.50%) COM+
4 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 12 (37.50%) Middleware
4 12 (37.50%) DataPower
4 12 (37.50%) Splunk
4 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (37.50%) Opsview
5 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
6 9 (28.13%) IBM
6 9 (28.13%) Apache
7 8 (25.00%) Nagios
7 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (25.00%) VisualVM
8 6 (18.75%) Line Management
8 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 4 (12.50%) webMethods
9 4 (12.50%) SQL
10 3 (9.38%) Windows
10 3 (9.38%) E-Learning

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (40.63%) WebLogic
1 13 (40.63%) IIS
1 13 (40.63%) JBoss
2 12 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (28.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) VisualVM
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) COM+
2 12 (37.50%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) DataPower
1 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (18.75%) Line Management
4 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Metadata Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Logistics
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) System Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Opsview
2 8 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Splunk
2 9 (28.13%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle