The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 71 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.36% 2.44% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.49% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 13
Average salary £28,750 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Applications Support
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
834 1003 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.58% 97.95% 99.30%
Number of salaries quoted 749 874 838
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Brighton

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Brighton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
7 6 (24.00%) Sybase
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) CRM
7 6 (24.00%) SMTP
7 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (24.00%) SaaS
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (24.00%) Dutch Language
7 6 (24.00%) IMail Server
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (20.00%) VB6
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.00%) VB
9 4 (16.00%) Active Directory

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SMTP
2 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) BCP
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) VB
4 5 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) IMail Server
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Sybase
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