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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 84 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.73% 2.13% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.16% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 3
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -37.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
957 786 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.16% 98.37% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 843 639 622
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Brighton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 31 (91.18%) Internet
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
3 18 (52.94%) .NET
3 18 (52.94%) C#
3 18 (52.94%) XML
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) SMTP
5 15 (44.12%) Front Office
5 15 (44.12%) IMail Server
6 14 (41.18%) ITIL
7 13 (38.24%) CSS
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 12 (35.29%) German Language
9 11 (32.35%) Web Usability
9 11 (32.35%) OO
10 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Degree
12 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
13 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
14 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (14.71%) Subversion
14 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
14 5 (14.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (11.76%) Dutch Language
16 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
16 3 (8.82%) Java
16 3 (8.82%) CRM

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) Internet
2 15 (44.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
General
1 15 (44.12%) Front Office
2 12 (35.29%) German Language
3 4 (11.76%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
1 18 (52.94%) XML
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 13 (38.24%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) OO
2 11 (32.35%) Web Usability
3 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Content Management
7 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) T-SQL
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Remedy
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.94%) Akamai
2 1 (2.94%) ForgeRock
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago