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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 69 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.21% 1.90% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.95% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 22
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 £21,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +6.55%
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
894 667 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.89% 97.23% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 778 528 705
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Brighton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (77.42%) Internet
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) C#
3 15 (48.39%) .NET
3 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
4 14 (45.16%) SMTP
4 14 (45.16%) T-SQL
4 14 (45.16%) Front Office
4 14 (45.16%) IMail Server
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 12 (38.71%) XML
6 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
8 9 (29.03%) German Language
8 9 (29.03%) ITIL
9 8 (25.81%) OO
9 8 (25.81%) Web Usability
10 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
11 4 (12.90%) Dutch Language
11 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
12 3 (9.68%) VB
12 3 (9.68%) VB6
13 2 (6.45%) Subversion
13 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
13 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Internet
2 14 (45.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (45.16%) Front Office
2 9 (29.03%) German Language
3 4 (12.90%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) OO
2 8 (25.81%) Web Usability
3 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) People Management
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) T-SQL
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) VB
5 3 (9.68%) VB6
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy
2 1 (3.23%) ForgeRock
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.23%) Akamai
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