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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 86 63 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.88% 2.27% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 2.32% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 13
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -32.94%
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
889 646 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.59% 97.88% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 783 508 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £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 4 March 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Brighton

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 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 23 (88.46%) Internet
2 15 (57.69%) XML
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) Web Usability
4 11 (42.31%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) OO
5 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 10 (38.46%) SMTP
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) Front Office
5 10 (38.46%) IMail Server
5 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
6 9 (34.62%) German Language
7 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Dutch Language
9 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.69%) Subversion
10 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) Internet
2 10 (38.46%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Front Office
2 9 (34.62%) German Language
3 4 (15.38%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) XML
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Web Usability
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
1 11 (42.31%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
1 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Akamai
2 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago