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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 133 121 159
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 141 174 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.04% 2.29% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.34% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 111 150 139
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
6618 7426 8473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.59% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5466 6093 7037
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +2 41 £30,500 -12.85%
Cambridgeshire +14 38 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Bedfordshire -16 28 £37,500 -16.66%
Suffolk +23 19 £36,000 +28.57% 4
Essex -25 13 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Norfolk +13 3 £37,500 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 135 (44.85%) SQL
2 100 (33.22%) ITIL
3 93 (30.90%) Finance
4 92 (30.56%) Windows
5 85 (28.24%) Oracle
6 79 (26.25%) Java
7 75 (24.92%) SQL Server
8 73 (24.25%) Unix
9 68 (22.59%) JBoss
10 67 (22.26%) Tomcat
11 64 (21.26%) .NET
12 58 (19.27%) Linux
13 51 (16.94%) IIS
14 44 (14.62%) Apache
14 44 (14.62%) WebSphere
15 42 (13.95%) Web Services
15 42 (13.95%) SLA
16 41 (13.62%) IBM
17 39 (12.96%) WebLogic
18 38 (12.62%) MySQL
19 32 (10.63%) Root Cause Analysis
19 32 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (10.30%) Service Delivery
20 31 (10.30%) Change Management
21 30 (9.97%) Incident Management
21 30 (9.97%) Microsoft
22 29 (9.63%) C#
23 28 (9.30%) XML
24 26 (8.64%) SOAP
24 26 (8.64%) Java EE

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 68 (22.59%) JBoss
2 67 (22.26%) Tomcat
3 51 (16.94%) IIS
4 44 (14.62%) Apache
4 44 (14.62%) WebSphere
5 39 (12.96%) WebLogic
6 25 (8.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (6.31%) Oracle Application Server
8 11 (3.65%) Apache Pig
9 8 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.33%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (1.00%) Jetty
11 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.66%) CMS
12 2 (0.66%) SAS
12 2 (0.66%) Tuxedo
13 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.33%) Drupal
13 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.65%) MS Excel
1 11 (3.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Oracle Cash Management
1 6 (1.99%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (1.99%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (1.99%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.00%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.66%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.66%) Maximo
3 2 (0.66%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.33%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.33%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.33%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.33%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.33%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.33%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.33%) SaaS
2 4 (1.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.99%) DNS
1 6 (1.99%) FTP
2 5 (1.66%) Internet
3 4 (1.33%) HTTP
3 4 (1.33%) VPN
4 2 (0.66%) Intranet
4 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) Skype
5 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (24.92%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.62%) MySQL
3 25 (8.31%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.32%) Big Data
4 16 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.99%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (3.65%) Apache Hive
6 11 (3.65%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.65%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.99%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.33%) DB2
9 4 (1.33%) Informix
9 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.66%) VisualVM
2 3 (1.00%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.33%) JIRA
3 1 (0.33%) MSI
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 93 (30.90%) Finance
2 20 (6.64%) Banking
3 19 (6.31%) Retail
4 7 (2.33%) Arabic Language
4 7 (2.33%) Legal
4 7 (2.33%) Russian Language
5 6 (1.99%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.33%) Law
7 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.00%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.66%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (21.26%) .NET
2 42 (13.95%) Web Services
3 28 (9.30%) XML
4 26 (8.64%) Java EE
4 26 (8.64%) SOAP
5 25 (8.31%) REST
6 23 (7.64%) ASP.NET
7 22 (7.31%) HTML
8 20 (6.64%) CSS
8 20 (6.64%) jQuery
9 17 (5.65%) ODBC
10 15 (4.98%) J2EE
11 12 (3.99%) Apache Camel
11 12 (3.99%) OSGi
12 11 (3.65%) Ajax
12 11 (3.65%) Middleware
13 7 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.33%) XML Messaging
14 6 (1.99%) .NET Framework
15 5 (1.66%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.31%) DataPower
3 14 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.99%) FMCG
5 7 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.33%) Statistics
6 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.99%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.99%) User Experience
7 5 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.66%) iPad
9 2 (0.66%) iPhone
9 2 (0.66%) Life Science
10 1 (0.33%) AS400
10 1 (0.33%) Clustering
10 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 92 (30.56%) Windows
2 73 (24.25%) Unix
3 58 (19.27%) Linux
4 23 (7.64%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.65%) Android
8 9 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.66%) AIX
10 7 (2.33%) Solaris
11 5 (1.66%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.22%) ITIL
2 32 (10.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 31 (10.30%) Change Management
3 31 (10.30%) Service Delivery
4 30 (9.97%) Incident Management
5 21 (6.98%) CRM
6 20 (6.64%) Service Management
7 19 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.31%) Problem Management
8 18 (5.98%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.32%) Release Management
9 16 (5.32%) SOA
9 16 (5.32%) Web Application Development
10 12 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.65%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (3.65%) Identity Management
11 11 (3.65%) Information Security
11 11 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (3.65%) Time Management
12 10 (3.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (44.85%) SQL
2 79 (26.25%) Java
3 29 (9.63%) C#
4 21 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 18 (5.98%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.32%) C
6 13 (4.32%) Perl
7 12 (3.99%) Groovy
7 12 (3.99%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.33%) C++
8 7 (2.33%) PHP
8 7 (2.33%) VB
9 6 (1.99%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.99%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.99%) VBA
10 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.66%) Python
12 1 (0.33%) COBOL
12 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (8.31%) Degree
2 13 (4.32%) Sun Certification
3 10 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.66%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Nagios
1 5 (1.66%) Opsview
1 5 (1.66%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (1.00%) SCCM
3 2 (0.66%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (28.24%) Oracle
2 41 (13.62%) IBM
3 30 (9.97%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.98%) SAP
5 13 (4.32%) Sun
6 11 (3.65%) Sage
7 10 (3.32%) Citrix
7 10 (3.32%) Siebel
7 10 (3.32%) VMware
8 8 (2.66%) Splunk
9 3 (1.00%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.66%) CODA
10 2 (0.66%) HP
10 2 (0.66%) Infor
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe
11 1 (0.33%) BEA
11 1 (0.33%) Capita
11 1 (0.33%) Civica
11 1 (0.33%) Northgate
11 1 (0.33%) Orchard
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