The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 91 82 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.16% 0.87% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.88% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -47.25%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Applications Support
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1181 904 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.68% 98.58% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 807 934
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Applications Support
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the East Sussex region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in East Sussex

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Applications Support
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 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
Brighton -2 14 £22,500 -6.25%
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 27 (50.94%) Internet
3 26 (49.06%) Front Office
4 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
5 19 (35.85%) .NET
6 18 (33.96%) C#
6 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
7 17 (32.08%) SaaS
8 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
8 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
9 15 (28.30%) SMTP
9 15 (28.30%) Degree
9 15 (28.30%) IMail Server
10 14 (26.42%) CSS
11 13 (24.53%) XML
11 13 (24.53%) Integration Testing
11 13 (24.53%) Service Delivery
12 11 (20.75%) Mathematics
12 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
12 11 (20.75%) SOAP
12 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
13 8 (15.09%) ITIL
14 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
16 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
17 4 (7.55%) SLA
17 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
18 3 (5.66%) VB
18 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visualfiles
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) Internet
2 15 (28.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (49.06%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) .NET
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) XML
4 11 (20.75%) SOAP
5 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.66%) WCF
7 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Integration Testing
1 13 (24.53%) Service Delivery
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
4 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Line Management
7 2 (3.77%) MVC
7 2 (3.77%) OO
8 1 (1.89%) Service Management
8 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.89%) Web Development
8 1 (1.89%) TDD
8 1 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.89%) BDD
8 1 (1.89%) Web Usability
8 1 (1.89%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) C#
3 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) VB
5 3 (5.66%) VB6
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Sitecore