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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 78 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 21 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.91% 0.63% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.64% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 25
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -44.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
1080 934 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.18% 98.11% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 914 783 931
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 24 December 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 +5 17 £25,000 -
Uckfield - 3 £26,000 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (64.44%) Internet
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) C#
3 21 (46.67%) .NET
3 21 (46.67%) Front Office
4 20 (44.44%) SQL
4 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 19 (42.22%) SMTP
5 19 (42.22%) IMail Server
6 17 (37.78%) CSS
7 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (33.33%) Degree
7 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 13 (28.89%) XML
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL
9 9 (20.00%) German Language
9 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (17.78%) OO
11 7 (15.56%) HTML
11 7 (15.56%) Web Usability
12 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
13 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.89%) MySQL
14 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (8.89%) Dutch Language
14 4 (8.89%) SaaS
14 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
15 3 (6.67%) VB

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) Internet
2 19 (42.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (46.67%) Front Office
2 9 (20.00%) German Language
3 4 (8.89%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 13 (28.89%) XML
5 7 (15.56%) HTML
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
7 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
1 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (17.78%) OO
3 7 (15.56%) Web Usability
4 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) Line Management
7 1 (2.22%) People Management
7 1 (2.22%) Web Development
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) MVC
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) VB6
4 3 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft