The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 128 157 112
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 179 125 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.05% 1.44% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.50% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 159 101 140
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8344 8315 8922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 95.84% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6937 7231 7396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Support
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 across the East of England region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in the East of England

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the East of England

Applications Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +34 61 £34,500 -23.33% 6
Essex +15 55 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Hertfordshire +1 29 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Bedfordshire +2 20 £40,000 +21.21%
Norfolk -9 12 £38,500 +79.06%
Suffolk -16 3 £25,000 +21.95%
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 166 (61.71%) SQL
2 85 (31.60%) Finance
3 80 (29.74%) Oracle
4 74 (27.51%) .NET
5 73 (27.14%) SQL Server
6 69 (25.65%) Java
7 54 (20.07%) Windows
8 51 (18.96%) Microsoft
9 38 (14.13%) ITIL
10 36 (13.38%) JavaScript
11 35 (13.01%) UNIX
12 32 (11.90%) XML
12 32 (11.90%) HTML
13 30 (11.15%) ASP.NET
14 29 (10.78%) C#
14 29 (10.78%) VB
15 27 (10.04%) PL/SQL
15 27 (10.04%) IIS
15 27 (10.04%) CRM
16 26 (9.67%) Linux
17 25 (9.29%) MS Excel
18 24 (8.92%) SLA
19 22 (8.18%) J2EE
20 21 (7.81%) T-SQL
20 21 (7.81%) SharePoint
20 21 (7.81%) Tomcat
20 21 (7.81%) Degree
21 19 (7.06%) PHP
21 19 (7.06%) MS Office
21 19 (7.06%) WebLogic

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 27 (10.04%) IIS
2 21 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.06%) WebLogic
4 17 (6.32%) Apache
5 6 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.49%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.49%) Drupal
7 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 25 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.06%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Windchill
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Oracle CRM
1 10 (3.72%) Magento
2 6 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.12%) assyst
5 2 (0.74%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.74%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.74%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.74%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.74%) Documaker
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.37%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.09%) FTP
1 11 (4.09%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) VPN
2 7 (2.60%) LAN
2 7 (2.60%) WAN
3 3 (1.12%) Firewall
3 3 (1.12%) ATM
3 3 (1.12%) DNS
4 2 (0.74%) HTTP
4 2 (0.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.69%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.58%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.20%) MySQL
5 11 (4.09%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.23%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.49%) OLAP
10 4 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.74%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.74%) QlikView
12 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (1.49%) Subversion
1 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 85 (31.60%) Finance
2 11 (4.09%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.09%) Marketing
3 7 (2.60%) Banking
4 5 (1.86%) Back Office
5 4 (1.49%) Retail
6 3 (1.12%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.12%) Front Office
7 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (27.51%) .NET
2 32 (11.90%) XML
2 32 (11.90%) HTML
3 30 (11.15%) ASP.NET
4 22 (8.18%) J2EE
5 12 (4.46%) CSS
6 11 (4.09%) Web Services
6 11 (4.09%) ODBC
7 10 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (2.97%) Classic ASP
8 8 (2.97%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.23%) Middleware
9 6 (2.23%) NHibernate
9 6 (2.23%) WCF
9 6 (2.23%) HTML5
9 6 (2.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (2.23%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (1.49%) Flash
10 4 (1.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (2.97%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.97%) Kindle
3 6 (2.23%) AS400
3 6 (2.23%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.23%) Statistics
4 3 (1.12%) DataPower
4 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.74%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.37%) FMCG
6 1 (0.37%) CMDB
6 1 (0.37%) Wiki
6 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.07%) Windows
2 35 (13.01%) UNIX
3 26 (9.67%) Linux
4 16 (5.95%) Solaris
5 12 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.72%) Apple iOS
7 9 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.74%) AIX
11 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.13%) ITIL
2 27 (10.04%) CRM
3 17 (6.32%) Release Management
4 16 (5.95%) E-Commerce
5 15 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (5.58%) Performance Management
6 14 (5.20%) Problem Management
7 12 (4.46%) Configuration Management
7 12 (4.46%) Service Delivery
7 12 (4.46%) Change Management
8 10 (3.72%) OO
8 10 (3.72%) Software Testing
8 10 (3.72%) Incident Management
8 10 (3.72%) MVC
8 10 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (3.35%) Change Control
10 8 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (2.60%) Waterfall
11 7 (2.60%) Project Management
11 7 (2.60%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 166 (61.71%) SQL
2 69 (25.65%) Java
3 36 (13.38%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.78%) C#
4 29 (10.78%) VB
5 27 (10.04%) PL/SQL
6 21 (7.81%) T-SQL
7 19 (7.06%) PHP
8 16 (5.95%) Perl
9 14 (5.20%) VBA
10 9 (3.35%) VB6
11 7 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.23%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.49%) XQuery
13 4 (1.49%) Python
14 3 (1.12%) VBScript
14 3 (1.12%) COBOL
15 1 (0.37%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (7.81%) Degree
2 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.37%) AAT
4 1 (0.37%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.92%) SLA
2 16 (5.95%) QA
3 12 (4.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.60%) Terminal Server
3 6 (2.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.12%) XenApp
6 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) Nagios
2 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (0.74%) Control-M
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 80 (29.74%) Oracle
2 51 (18.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.32%) JBoss
4 16 (5.95%) SAP
5 12 (4.46%) Sun
6 11 (4.09%) Citrix
7 10 (3.72%) CODA
7 10 (3.72%) JD Edwards
8 9 (3.35%) Business Objects
9 7 (2.60%) Cisco
9 7 (2.60%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.23%) Civica
11 5 (1.86%) Comino
11 5 (1.86%) VMware
11 5 (1.86%) IBM
12 4 (1.49%) Adobe
12 4 (1.49%) Northgate
13 3 (1.12%) Guidewire
13 3 (1.12%) Splunk
13 3 (1.12%) Orchard
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