The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 242 263 291
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 5 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.076% 0.20% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.20% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 6
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +3.94%
Applications Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6312 7375 8237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.62% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5311 6071 6854
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the East of England

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +21 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Bedfordshire -5 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Applications Support Specialist 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 East of England region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) C
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (43.75%) Presales
5 7 (43.75%) C++
5 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) Banking
5 7 (43.75%) Retail
5 7 (43.75%) Document Management
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (43.75%) Arabic Language
5 7 (43.75%) Russian Language
5 7 (43.75%) Android
5 7 (43.75%) Product Management
5 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
6 6 (37.50%) Change Management
7 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) CRM

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Tuxedo
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Informix
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 7 (43.75%) Arabic Language
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
1 7 (43.75%) Russian Language
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) JSF
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Struts
5 1 (6.25%) XSL
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Android
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Document Management
1 7 (43.75%) Presales
1 7 (43.75%) Product Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) C
3 7 (43.75%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) IBM