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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 75 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.80% 0.63% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.64% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 23
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,600 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
934 776 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.63% 98.35% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 817 657 789
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (68.18%) Internet
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) Front Office
3 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 19 (43.18%) SMTP
4 19 (43.18%) C#
4 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 19 (43.18%) IMail Server
4 19 (43.18%) .NET
5 17 (38.64%) T-SQL
6 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
7 15 (34.09%) CSS
7 15 (34.09%) XML
7 15 (34.09%) Degree
8 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.45%) German Language
9 9 (20.45%) ITIL
10 8 (18.18%) OO
11 7 (15.91%) Web Usability
12 5 (11.36%) SaaS
13 4 (9.09%) Dutch Language
13 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
13 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
14 3 (6.82%) VB
14 3 (6.82%) VB6
14 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
14 3 (6.82%) Relational Database

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (68.18%) Internet
2 19 (43.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (50.00%) Front Office
2 9 (20.45%) German Language
3 4 (9.09%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) CSS
2 15 (34.09%) XML
3 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) SOAP
4 3 (6.82%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) OO
4 7 (15.91%) Web Usability
5 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Line Management
8 1 (2.27%) People Management
8 1 (2.27%) Web Development
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) MVC
8 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
1 19 (43.18%) C#
2 17 (38.64%) T-SQL
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) VB6
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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