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 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 33 31 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 9 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.43% 4.44% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 4.55% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 5
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
196 286 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.55% 97.61% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 163 240 339
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Croydon

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) IIS
5 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) Solaris
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (11.11%) SLA
10 2 (11.11%) MCSD
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (11.11%) MCPD
10 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.11%) VBScript
10 2 (11.11%) ITIL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (55.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) UML
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCSD
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
Croydon, Surrey
MOTT MACDONALD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago