The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 115 111 139
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 167 172 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.36% 2.34% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 2.43% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 140 151 95
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
Applications Support
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
6830 7087 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.58% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5742 5264
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +25 61 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Essex +4 46 £50,000 +80.18% 3
Suffolk +8 23 £37,500 +44.23% 2
Cambridgeshire -12 16 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Bedfordshire -26 16 £44,500 -2.19% 3
Norfolk +12 7 £27,000 +50.00%
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 144 (45.57%) SQL
2 101 (31.96%) SQL Server
3 92 (29.11%) ITIL
4 81 (25.63%) Oracle
5 77 (24.37%) .NET
5 77 (24.37%) Windows
6 72 (22.78%) Finance
7 67 (21.20%) Java
8 64 (20.25%) Tomcat
9 59 (18.67%) Microsoft
10 48 (15.19%) Unix
10 48 (15.19%) JBoss
11 47 (14.87%) Linux
11 47 (14.87%) IIS
12 45 (14.24%) WebSphere
13 44 (13.92%) Apache
14 40 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (12.03%) WebLogic
15 38 (12.03%) IBM
16 35 (11.08%) Web Services
17 34 (10.76%) MySQL
18 29 (9.18%) SAP
19 28 (8.86%) Problem Management
20 27 (8.54%) Windows Server
20 27 (8.54%) WebSphere Application Server
20 27 (8.54%) SLA
21 26 (8.23%) MS Office
22 25 (7.91%) Service Management
23 24 (7.59%) T-SQL
24 23 (7.28%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 64 (20.25%) Tomcat
2 48 (15.19%) JBoss
3 47 (14.87%) IIS
4 45 (14.24%) WebSphere
5 44 (13.92%) Apache
6 38 (12.03%) WebLogic
7 27 (8.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (4.75%) Oracle Application Server
8 15 (4.75%) SharePoint
9 11 (3.48%) Apache Pig
10 9 (2.85%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (1.90%) CMS
12 3 (0.95%) Jetty
12 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.63%) SAS
13 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.63%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (8.23%) MS Office
2 19 (6.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.48%) Oracle Financials
2 10 (3.16%) Oracle Cash Management
2 10 (3.16%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (3.16%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (1.90%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.63%) Infor SunSystems
6 2 (0.63%) Maximo
7 1 (0.32%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.32%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.32%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.32%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.32%) MIS ActiveH
7 1 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.32%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.32%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.58%) SaaS
2 4 (1.27%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.48%) FTP
2 5 (1.58%) HTTP
3 3 (0.95%) DNS
3 3 (0.95%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.76%) MySQL
3 18 (5.70%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.43%) Big Data
4 14 (4.43%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.43%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (3.48%) Apache Hive
6 11 (3.48%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.48%) Neo4j
7 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.85%) DB2
9 8 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.27%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 4 (1.27%) Cognos Query Studio
11 4 (1.27%) Cognos Report Studio
11 4 (1.27%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (0.95%) VisualVM
2 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
General
1 72 (22.78%) Finance
2 19 (6.01%) Legal
3 17 (5.38%) Retail
4 11 (3.48%) Banking
5 10 (3.16%) General Ledger
6 9 (2.85%) Law
7 6 (1.90%) Arabic Language
7 6 (1.90%) Russian Language
8 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.27%) Back Office
10 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.63%) Billing
11 2 (0.63%) Marketing
12 1 (0.32%) French Language
12 1 (0.32%) Front Office
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (24.37%) .NET
2 35 (11.08%) Web Services
3 21 (6.65%) XML
4 20 (6.33%) REST
4 20 (6.33%) SOAP
5 19 (6.01%) HTML
5 19 (6.01%) Java EE
5 19 (6.01%) jQuery
6 18 (5.70%) CSS
7 17 (5.38%) ASP.NET
8 12 (3.80%) Apache Camel
8 12 (3.80%) OSGi
9 11 (3.48%) Ajax
9 11 (3.48%) Middleware
10 9 (2.85%) COM+
10 9 (2.85%) JDBC
10 9 (2.85%) LAMP
10 9 (2.85%) ODBC
10 9 (2.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (2.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.75%) DataPower
3 14 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.90%) FMCG
8 3 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.63%) Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 2 (0.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.32%) AS400
10 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.32%) EPoS
10 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.32%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.32%) Statistics
10 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (24.37%) Windows
2 48 (15.19%) Unix
3 47 (14.87%) Linux
4 27 (8.54%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.11%) AIX
6 13 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.48%) Solaris
8 9 (2.85%) Android
9 8 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.11%) ITIL
2 28 (8.86%) Problem Management
3 25 (7.91%) Service Management
4 23 (7.28%) Service Delivery
5 21 (6.65%) Change Management
5 21 (6.65%) Release Management
6 20 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (6.33%) Incident Management
7 17 (5.38%) ERP
8 16 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (4.43%) SOA
9 14 (4.43%) Web Application Development
10 13 (4.11%) E-Commerce
10 13 (4.11%) Mentoring
11 12 (3.80%) CRM
12 11 (3.48%) Change Control
12 11 (3.48%) IT Governance
12 11 (3.48%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (45.57%) SQL
2 67 (21.20%) Java
3 24 (7.59%) T-SQL
4 23 (7.28%) C#
5 18 (5.70%) Perl
6 16 (5.06%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.11%) C
8 12 (3.80%) Groovy
8 12 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.16%) VB
10 9 (2.85%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.22%) PHP
12 7 (2.22%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.90%) C++
14 5 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.27%) VB6
16 3 (0.95%) ABAP
17 2 (0.63%) VBA
18 1 (0.32%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (5.38%) Degree
2 11 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (3.48%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.54%) SLA
2 5 (1.58%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) GxP
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) Nagios
1 3 (0.95%) Opsview
2 2 (0.63%) SCCM
2 2 (0.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (25.63%) Oracle
2 59 (18.67%) Microsoft
3 38 (12.03%) IBM
4 29 (9.18%) SAP
5 12 (3.80%) Sun
6 11 (3.48%) iManage
6 11 (3.48%) VMware
7 10 (3.16%) Citrix
7 10 (3.16%) Sage
8 6 (1.90%) Splunk
9 5 (1.58%) HP
10 4 (1.27%) Cognos
10 4 (1.27%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.27%) Siebel
11 3 (0.95%) Infor
11 3 (0.95%) Recommind
11 3 (0.95%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.63%) Epicor
12 2 (0.63%) IFS
13 1 (0.32%) BMC
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: Competitive
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Luton
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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