The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 31 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.46% 0.45% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 0.47% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Applications Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 212 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 97.77% 94.64% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 182 179 206
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Croydon

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) IIS
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) EDI
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
4 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) UML

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) EDI
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) VBScript
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
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