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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 146 119 130
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 117 140 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 1.96% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 2.06% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 100 127 159
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,800 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -5.23%
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
7480 6805 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6150 5834 7354
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -20 32 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Bedfordshire -21 30 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Essex +17 24 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 20 £30,000 -7.69% 10
Suffolk -7 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Norfolk +4 6 £19,250 -14.44%
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 167 (65.75%) SQL
2 102 (40.16%) Oracle
3 80 (31.50%) SQL Server
4 79 (31.10%) Java
5 75 (29.53%) Finance
6 61 (24.02%) .NET
7 60 (23.62%) UNIX
8 48 (18.90%) ITIL
9 41 (16.14%) Linux
10 35 (13.78%) IIS
11 33 (12.99%) Tomcat
12 32 (12.60%) Windows
12 32 (12.60%) C#
13 31 (12.20%) E-Commerce
14 28 (11.02%) Solaris
15 27 (10.63%) Microsoft
15 27 (10.63%) QA
16 26 (10.24%) JavaScript
17 25 (9.84%) HTML
17 25 (9.84%) Degree
18 24 (9.45%) J2EE
19 21 (8.27%) JBoss
19 21 (8.27%) MS Excel
19 21 (8.27%) SLA
20 19 (7.48%) XML
20 19 (7.48%) SAP
20 19 (7.48%) WebLogic
21 18 (7.09%) CRM
21 18 (7.09%) Apache
21 18 (7.09%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (13.78%) IIS
2 33 (12.99%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.48%) WebLogic
4 18 (7.09%) Apache
5 17 (6.69%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.72%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.57%) OpenEdge
8 4 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.57%) CMS
8 4 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.18%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.79%) Documentum
10 2 (0.79%) Drupal
10 2 (0.79%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
Applications
1 21 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.72%) MS Office
3 4 (1.57%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.79%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (2.76%) Agresso
1 7 (2.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (2.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (2.36%) Magento
2 6 (2.36%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.57%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.79%) assyst
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.39%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.39%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.97%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.30%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.33%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.94%) MySQL
5 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.15%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.97%) DB2
9 4 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.18%) OLAP
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.18%) QlikView
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.79%) Informix
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.97%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (1.97%) VisualVM
3 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 75 (29.53%) Finance
2 13 (5.12%) Retail
3 12 (4.72%) Marketing
4 8 (3.15%) Banking
5 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.76%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.57%) Back Office
7 4 (1.57%) Electronics
7 4 (1.57%) Billing
8 3 (1.18%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.02%) .NET
2 25 (9.84%) HTML
3 24 (9.45%) J2EE
4 19 (7.48%) XML
5 15 (5.91%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.91%) CSS
6 13 (5.12%) Web Services
7 8 (3.15%) Middleware
8 6 (2.36%) COM+
8 6 (2.36%) Classic ASP
9 4 (1.57%) JSP
9 4 (1.57%) jQuery
10 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.79%) HTML5
11 2 (0.79%) CSS3
11 2 (0.79%) Sass
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.79%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.79%) Servlets
11 2 (0.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.54%) Wiki
2 8 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.76%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.36%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.36%) Kindle
5 5 (1.97%) DataPower
6 4 (1.57%) DTV
6 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) AS400
7 3 (1.18%) Statistics
8 2 (0.79%) EPoS
8 2 (0.79%) EFT
8 2 (0.79%) iSeries
8 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) Online Games
9 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 60 (23.62%) UNIX
2 41 (16.14%) Linux
3 32 (12.60%) Windows
4 28 (11.02%) Solaris
5 8 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.97%) AIX
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.39%) CentOS
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.90%) ITIL
2 31 (12.20%) E-Commerce
3 18 (7.09%) CRM
4 16 (6.30%) Configuration Management
5 15 (5.91%) OO
6 14 (5.51%) Service Management
6 14 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.72%) Change Control
8 11 (4.33%) Incident Management
8 11 (4.33%) Problem Management
8 11 (4.33%) Release Management
8 11 (4.33%) ERP
8 11 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (3.94%) Performance Management
10 9 (3.54%) Time Management
10 9 (3.54%) OOD
11 8 (3.15%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.15%) Software Testing
12 7 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (2.76%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (65.75%) SQL
2 79 (31.10%) Java
3 32 (12.60%) C#
4 26 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.30%) PL/SQL
5 16 (6.30%) VB
6 15 (5.91%) PHP
7 13 (5.12%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.33%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.54%) C
10 7 (2.76%) VBA
11 6 (2.36%) Perl
12 5 (1.97%) Korn
13 4 (1.57%) COBOL
14 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.79%) VBScript
15 2 (0.79%) VB6
15 2 (0.79%) XQuery
15 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (9.84%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.39%) PMP
3 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.39%) ACCA
3 1 (0.39%) AAT
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.63%) QA
2 21 (8.27%) SLA
3 8 (3.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) Opsview
2 5 (1.97%) Nagios
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (40.16%) Oracle
2 27 (10.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.27%) JBoss
4 19 (7.48%) SAP
5 18 (7.09%) Sun
6 13 (5.12%) IBM
7 8 (3.15%) Business Objects
8 7 (2.76%) Sage
9 6 (2.36%) CODA
9 6 (2.36%) JD Edwards
9 6 (2.36%) webMethods
10 5 (1.97%) Splunk
10 5 (1.97%) Software AG
11 4 (1.57%) Sybase
11 4 (1.57%) Google
12 3 (1.18%) Northgate
12 3 (1.18%) Capita
13 2 (0.79%) Orchard
13 2 (0.79%) Anite
13 2 (0.79%) Adobe
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