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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 87 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 25 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.01% 1.83% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.85% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 6
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,157 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +8.33%
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
1208 1134 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.34% 98.69% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 939 780
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -4 24 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Uckfield - 1 £32,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 39 (79.59%) Internet
2 32 (65.31%) SQL
3 26 (53.06%) C#
3 26 (53.06%) .NET
4 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
5 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
6 21 (42.86%) SMTP
6 21 (42.86%) Front Office
6 21 (42.86%) IMail Server
7 20 (40.82%) XML
7 20 (40.82%) T-SQL
8 19 (38.78%) CSS
9 16 (32.65%) ITIL
10 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
10 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
11 14 (28.57%) German Language
11 14 (28.57%) Visual Studio
12 11 (22.45%) OO
12 11 (22.45%) Web Usability
12 11 (22.45%) Degree
13 10 (20.41%) Integration Testing
13 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
14 8 (16.33%) HTML
15 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
15 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (14.29%) Subversion
15 7 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
16 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
16 6 (12.24%) Relational Database

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (79.59%) Internet
2 21 (42.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) MySQL
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 21 (42.86%) Front Office
2 14 (28.57%) German Language
3 4 (8.16%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.82%) XML
4 19 (38.78%) CSS
5 8 (16.33%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) OO
2 11 (22.45%) Web Usability
3 10 (20.41%) Integration Testing
4 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.24%) CRM
5 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Content Management
7 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 26 (53.06%) C#
3 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
4 20 (40.82%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Remedy
2 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.04%) Akamai
2 1 (2.04%) ForgeRock
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago