The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Essex / Colchester
Rank 25 48 13
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.71% 2.05% 8.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.71% 2.08% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 12
Median salary £42,500 £33,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% +27.88%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 289 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 98.97% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 157 266 114
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £26,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Colchester

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Colchester

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) IIS
3 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
4 9 (40.91%) Performance Management
4 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
4 9 (40.91%) HTTP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) CCA
5 5 (22.73%) SAP FI
5 5 (22.73%) SAP
5 5 (22.73%) SAP CO
5 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (18.18%) EDI
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Publishing
7 3 (13.64%) Gentran
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) QA
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) IIS
1 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Gentran
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SAP CO
1 5 (22.73%) SAP FI
1 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) EDI
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) VMS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
2 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
2 9 (40.91%) Network Load Balancing
2 9 (40.91%) Performance Management
2 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
1 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP