The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 140 122 163
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 126 171 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.91% 2.29% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.35% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 95 148 120
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
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
6335 7292 8228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.64% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5335 6001 6841
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
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 27 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire +18 39 £44,000 +77.77% 3
Hertfordshire +3 35 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Bedfordshire +2 25 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Suffolk +19 18 £33,250 +20.90% 2
Essex -32 10 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Norfolk +11 1 £37,500 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Applications Support 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 in the job title.

1 143 (48.81%) SQL
2 96 (32.76%) ITIL
3 95 (32.42%) Windows
4 87 (29.69%) Java
5 84 (28.67%) Oracle
5 84 (28.67%) Finance
6 80 (27.30%) Unix
7 74 (25.26%) SQL Server
8 69 (23.55%) JBoss
9 67 (22.87%) Tomcat
10 66 (22.53%) Linux
11 65 (22.18%) .NET
12 52 (17.75%) IIS
13 46 (15.70%) SLA
14 45 (15.36%) Apache
15 43 (14.68%) WebSphere
16 40 (13.65%) IBM
16 40 (13.65%) Web Services
17 37 (12.63%) Root Cause Analysis
18 35 (11.95%) WebLogic
19 34 (11.60%) MySQL
20 32 (10.92%) Microsoft
21 31 (10.58%) C#
21 31 (10.58%) Degree
21 31 (10.58%) Service Delivery
22 30 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
23 28 (9.56%) Change Management
23 28 (9.56%) Java EE
24 27 (9.22%) SOAP
24 27 (9.22%) XML

Applications Support 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 69 (23.55%) JBoss
2 67 (22.87%) Tomcat
3 52 (17.75%) IIS
4 45 (15.36%) Apache
5 43 (14.68%) WebSphere
6 35 (11.95%) WebLogic
7 24 (8.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (6.48%) Oracle Application Server
9 11 (3.75%) Apache Pig
10 10 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (1.02%) Jetty
13 2 (0.68%) SAS
13 2 (0.68%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.34%) CMS
14 1 (0.34%) Drupal
14 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.02%) Sage X3
2 3 (1.02%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.68%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.68%) Maximo
3 2 (0.68%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.05%) SaaS
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.68%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.10%) DNS
2 10 (3.41%) VPN
3 5 (1.71%) FTP
3 5 (1.71%) HTTP
3 5 (1.71%) Internet
4 2 (0.68%) Intranet
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
5 1 (0.34%) VoIP
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.60%) MySQL
3 24 (8.19%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.46%) Big Data
4 16 (5.46%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.10%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (3.75%) Apache Hive
6 11 (3.75%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.75%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.02%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) VisualVM
2 3 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 84 (28.67%) Finance
2 24 (8.19%) Banking
3 22 (7.51%) Retail
4 7 (2.39%) Arabic Language
4 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.39%) Russian Language
5 5 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.37%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.37%) Legal
6 4 (1.37%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.68%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Law
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (22.18%) .NET
2 40 (13.65%) Web Services
3 28 (9.56%) Java EE
4 27 (9.22%) SOAP
4 27 (9.22%) XML
5 26 (8.87%) REST
6 24 (8.19%) HTML
7 23 (7.85%) ASP.NET
8 20 (6.83%) CSS
8 20 (6.83%) jQuery
9 16 (5.46%) ODBC
10 15 (5.12%) J2EE
11 13 (4.44%) Middleware
12 12 (4.10%) Apache Camel
12 12 (4.10%) OSGi
13 11 (3.75%) Ajax
14 9 (3.07%) .NET Framework
15 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (2.39%) XML Messaging
16 4 (1.37%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.14%) DataPower
3 17 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.07%) FMCG
6 8 (2.73%) Statistics
7 7 (2.39%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.05%) User Experience
9 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.71%) Life Science
10 4 (1.37%) iPhone
11 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.02%) Clustering
11 3 (1.02%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.02%) iPad
11 3 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 95 (32.42%) Windows
2 80 (27.30%) Unix
3 66 (22.53%) Linux
4 26 (8.87%) Windows Server
5 17 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.10%) Android
8 9 (3.07%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.05%) Solaris
10 5 (1.71%) AIX
10 5 (1.71%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (32.76%) ITIL
2 37 (12.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 31 (10.58%) Service Delivery
4 28 (9.56%) Change Management
5 26 (8.87%) Incident Management
6 22 (7.51%) CRM
7 19 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.48%) Service Management
8 17 (5.80%) Problem Management
9 16 (5.46%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.46%) Release Management
9 16 (5.46%) SOA
9 16 (5.46%) Web Application Development
10 14 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.75%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (3.75%) Identity Management
11 11 (3.75%) Information Security
11 11 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (3.75%) Time Management
12 10 (3.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (48.81%) SQL
2 87 (29.69%) Java
3 31 (10.58%) C#
4 22 (7.51%) JavaScript
4 22 (7.51%) Shell Script
5 12 (4.10%) Groovy
5 12 (4.10%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.41%) C
6 10 (3.41%) Perl
6 10 (3.41%) VB
7 9 (3.07%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.39%) C++
8 7 (2.39%) PHP
9 6 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.05%) VBA
10 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.68%) Python
12 1 (0.34%) COBOL
12 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.58%) Degree
2 13 (4.44%) Sun Certification
3 10 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.70%) SLA
2 7 (2.39%) QA
System Software
1 19 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.68%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Nagios
1 4 (1.37%) Opsview
1 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (1.02%) SCCM
3 2 (0.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (28.67%) Oracle
2 40 (13.65%) IBM
3 32 (10.92%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.78%) VMware
5 13 (4.44%) SAP
5 13 (4.44%) Sun
6 10 (3.41%) Citrix
6 10 (3.41%) Siebel
7 9 (3.07%) Sage
8 7 (2.39%) Splunk
9 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.68%) CODA
10 2 (0.68%) HP
10 2 (0.68%) Infor
10 2 (0.68%) Tableau
11 1 (0.34%) Adobe
11 1 (0.34%) BEA
11 1 (0.34%) Dell
11 1 (0.34%) EMC
11 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Music Sales Group
Salary: on-call allowance + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago