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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 123 131 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 146 125 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.93% 1.76% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.83% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 126 118 177
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
7284 6814 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.21% 95.76% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5951 5815 7561
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -7 41 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Bedfordshire -20 38 £39,250 +2.61%
Essex +19 28 £46,250 +54.16% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 26 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Norfolk +12 9 £18,000 -20.00% 2
Suffolk -6 7 £28,500 -5.00% 2
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 174 (66.16%) SQL
2 110 (41.83%) Oracle
3 93 (35.36%) SQL Server
4 89 (33.84%) Java
5 75 (28.52%) UNIX
6 68 (25.86%) Finance
7 58 (22.05%) .NET
8 56 (21.29%) ITIL
9 52 (19.77%) Linux
10 50 (19.01%) IIS
11 44 (16.73%) Windows
12 42 (15.97%) Tomcat
13 40 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (13.69%) Degree
15 34 (12.93%) E-Commerce
15 34 (12.93%) Solaris
15 34 (12.93%) C#
16 32 (12.17%) SLA
17 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
18 30 (11.41%) Microsoft
19 29 (11.03%) JBoss
20 27 (10.27%) PL/SQL
20 27 (10.27%) J2EE
21 25 (9.51%) HTML
21 25 (9.51%) QA
22 23 (8.75%) Apache
23 22 (8.37%) MS Excel
24 21 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
24 21 (7.98%) WebLogic
25 20 (7.60%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 50 (19.01%) IIS
2 42 (15.97%) Tomcat
3 23 (8.75%) Apache
4 21 (7.98%) WebLogic
5 17 (6.46%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (4.56%) OpenEdge
7 12 (4.56%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.52%) Tuxedo
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.14%) CMS
10 2 (0.76%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.38%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.32%) MS Office
3 5 (1.90%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.76%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (4.18%) Google Analytics
2 9 (3.42%) Agresso
3 7 (2.66%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (2.66%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (2.66%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.76%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.38%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.38%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.28%) Internet
2 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) FTP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (35.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.46%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.70%) MySQL
6 13 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.42%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.90%) DB2
11 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.14%) QlikView
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.14%) OLAP
12 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.76%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (1.90%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.38%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.38%) Toad
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.38%) PVCS
3 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 68 (25.86%) Finance
2 14 (5.32%) Retail
3 8 (3.04%) Banking
4 7 (2.66%) General Ledger
4 7 (2.66%) Marketing
4 7 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.90%) Billing
5 5 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.52%) Electronics
6 4 (1.52%) Back Office
7 3 (1.14%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.76%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (22.05%) .NET
2 27 (10.27%) J2EE
3 25 (9.51%) HTML
4 19 (7.22%) XML
5 15 (5.70%) CSS
6 12 (4.56%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.18%) Web Services
8 9 (3.42%) JSP
9 8 (3.04%) Middleware
10 6 (2.28%) XSL
10 6 (2.28%) COM+
10 6 (2.28%) Classic ASP
11 5 (1.90%) Java EE
11 5 (1.90%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.90%) Spring
11 5 (1.90%) JSF
11 5 (1.90%) XSLT
11 5 (1.90%) Struts
12 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.94%) Wiki
3 9 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.66%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.28%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.90%) DataPower
7 4 (1.52%) DTV
7 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.14%) Clustering
8 3 (1.14%) iSeries
9 2 (0.76%) Kindle
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.76%) EPoS
9 2 (0.76%) EFT
9 2 (0.76%) AS400
10 1 (0.38%) Online Games
10 1 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 75 (28.52%) UNIX
2 52 (19.77%) Linux
3 44 (16.73%) Windows
4 34 (12.93%) Solaris
5 9 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.66%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.90%) AIX
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.29%) ITIL
2 34 (12.93%) E-Commerce
3 21 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (7.22%) Service Management
5 17 (6.46%) Problem Management
5 17 (6.46%) OO
6 15 (5.70%) Configuration Management
7 14 (5.32%) SOA
7 14 (5.32%) Change Control
8 13 (4.94%) Analytics
8 13 (4.94%) Web Analytics
8 13 (4.94%) Validation
8 13 (4.94%) OOD
9 12 (4.56%) Time Management
9 12 (4.56%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.18%) CRM
11 9 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (3.42%) ERP
12 8 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 174 (66.16%) SQL
2 89 (33.84%) Java
3 34 (12.93%) C#
4 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
5 27 (10.27%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.70%) Shell Script
7 11 (4.18%) C
8 10 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.80%) VB
9 8 (3.04%) PHP
10 4 (1.52%) Korn
11 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.14%) VBA
11 3 (1.14%) COBOL
11 3 (1.14%) Perl
11 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) RPG
Qualifications
1 36 (13.69%) Degree
2 9 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.14%) MCTS
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.17%) SLA
2 25 (9.51%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.28%) Opsview
2 5 (1.90%) Nagios
3 4 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 110 (41.83%) Oracle
2 30 (11.41%) Microsoft
3 29 (11.03%) JBoss
4 20 (7.60%) Sun
5 19 (7.22%) IBM
6 14 (5.32%) webMethods
6 14 (5.32%) SAP
7 13 (4.94%) Software AG
8 11 (4.18%) Google
9 7 (2.66%) Sage
10 5 (1.90%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.90%) Splunk
11 3 (1.14%) Sybase
12 2 (0.76%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.76%) CODA
12 2 (0.76%) Remedy
12 2 (0.76%) Anite
12 2 (0.76%) Capita
13 1 (0.38%) LANDesk
Watford, Hertfordshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum £32-37k plus bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Code Red Associates
Salary: £24000 to £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford
Argyll Scott
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hyperion Systems Engineering
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary with excellent remuneration package
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich
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