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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
England / East of England
Rank 152 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 87 166 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.47% 2.36% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.44% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 138 158
Median salary £32,500 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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
5693 6806 7131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.41% 96.81% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4673 5532 5802
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -24 24 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 19 £35,000 +29.62% 4
Suffolk +7 16 £25,000 -33.33%
Essex -7 16 £34,650 -30.70% 2
Bedfordshire +15 10 £32,500 -26.96%
Norfolk -18 3 £26,000 -19.37% 1
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 138 (57.02%) SQL
2 108 (44.63%) Windows
3 62 (25.62%) ITIL
4 61 (25.21%) Finance
5 60 (24.79%) SQL Server
6 52 (21.49%) .NET
7 48 (19.83%) Java
8 44 (18.18%) Degree
9 40 (16.53%) Windows Server
10 37 (15.29%) Incident Management
10 37 (15.29%) Oracle
11 36 (14.88%) Linux
12 34 (14.05%) Unix
13 33 (13.64%) Microsoft
14 27 (11.16%) Configuration Management
14 27 (11.16%) XML
14 27 (11.16%) JavaScript
14 27 (11.16%) Banking
14 27 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (9.92%) Change Management
16 23 (9.50%) Web Services
16 23 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (9.50%) Root Cause Analysis
17 21 (8.68%) CSS
18 20 (8.26%) C#
19 18 (7.44%) Crystal Reports
19 18 (7.44%) Tomcat
19 18 (7.44%) Retail
19 18 (7.44%) Service Delivery

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 18 (7.44%) Tomcat
2 17 (7.02%) Apache
2 17 (7.02%) IIS
2 17 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.96%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.89%) JBoss
5 4 (1.65%) Gentran
5 4 (1.65%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.41%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 11 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.07%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.07%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.07%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.65%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.83%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.41%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.83%) Office 365
2 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.37%) HTTP
2 11 (4.55%) Internet
3 4 (1.65%) Firewall
3 4 (1.65%) LDAP
3 4 (1.65%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.83%) PPP
5 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.83%) VPN
6 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (7.44%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (5.79%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.89%) MySQL
6 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.65%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.41%) DTS
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.41%) ProClarity
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.41%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.83%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.41%) JIRA
5 1 (0.41%) PROIV
General
1 61 (25.21%) Finance
2 27 (11.16%) Banking
3 18 (7.44%) Retail
4 11 (4.55%) Back Office
5 5 (2.07%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.24%) Publishing
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (21.49%) .NET
2 27 (11.16%) XML
3 23 (9.50%) Web Services
4 21 (8.68%) CSS
5 17 (7.02%) HTML
5 17 (7.02%) Middleware
6 13 (5.37%) jQuery
7 10 (4.13%) Apache Camel
7 10 (4.13%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.72%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.31%) iOS SDK
9 8 (3.31%) SOAP
10 7 (2.89%) XSLT
11 5 (2.07%) Java EE
12 4 (1.65%) EDI
12 4 (1.65%) JSF
12 4 (1.65%) REST
13 3 (1.24%) Ajax
14 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.83%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.72%) EPoS
4 8 (3.31%) CMDB
5 6 (2.48%) DataPower
5 6 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.65%) Life Science
6 4 (1.65%) Replication
6 4 (1.65%) Wiki
7 3 (1.24%) iSeries
7 3 (1.24%) NHS
8 2 (0.83%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 108 (44.63%) Windows
2 40 (16.53%) Windows Server
3 36 (14.88%) Linux
4 34 (14.05%) Unix
5 16 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.79%) Apple iOS
6 14 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.31%) Android
8 8 (3.31%) CentOS
9 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.41%) AIX
10 1 (0.41%) Solaris
10 1 (0.41%) VMS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.62%) ITIL
2 37 (15.29%) Incident Management
3 27 (11.16%) Configuration Management
4 24 (9.92%) Change Management
5 23 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (9.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (7.44%) Service Delivery
7 16 (6.61%) E-Commerce
7 16 (6.61%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.79%) Software Delivery
9 13 (5.37%) Supplier Management
10 12 (4.96%) Release Management
11 9 (3.72%) Analytics
11 9 (3.72%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.72%) CRM
11 9 (3.72%) Document Management
11 9 (3.72%) Network Load Balancing
11 9 (3.72%) Performance Management
12 8 (3.31%) Data Protection
12 8 (3.31%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 138 (57.02%) SQL
2 48 (19.83%) Java
3 27 (11.16%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.26%) C#
5 17 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.20%) C
7 12 (4.96%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.55%) Perl
9 10 (4.13%) VB
10 9 (3.72%) C++
11 8 (3.31%) Assembly Language
11 8 (3.31%) PHP
11 8 (3.31%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.48%) ABAP
12 6 (2.48%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.48%) Python
13 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.83%) Groovy
14 2 (0.83%) Scala
15 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (1.65%) CCA
3 3 (1.24%) HND
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.24%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.83%) MCP
5 1 (0.41%) MCSA
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) HL7
2 3 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.48%) Nagios
1 6 (2.48%) Opsview
2 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (15.29%) Oracle
2 33 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.96%) SAP
4 10 (4.13%) IBM
5 9 (3.72%) VMware
6 8 (3.31%) Cognos
7 6 (2.48%) DevExpress
7 6 (2.48%) Splunk
8 4 (1.65%) F5
8 4 (1.65%) Informatica
8 4 (1.65%) Sage
9 2 (0.83%) CA
10 1 (0.41%) Citrix
10 1 (0.41%) Kofax
10 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Sybase
10 1 (0.41%) Thunderhead
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