The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 813 805 813
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 89 58 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.055% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.058% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 80 41 65
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Support Specialist
UK

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in England

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -40 35 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South East +8 28 £34,500 -13.75%
East of England -8 9 £45,000 +2.85%
Yorkshire - 9 £21,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £39,750 - 1
North East - 1 £27,000 - 1
Applications Support Specialist
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Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 88 (56.77%) SQL
2 61 (39.35%) UNIX
3 54 (34.84%) Windows
4 53 (34.19%) Oracle
5 48 (30.97%) Java
5 48 (30.97%) Linux
6 32 (20.65%) Banking
7 28 (18.06%) ITIL
8 27 (17.42%) Solaris
9 25 (16.13%) J2EE
10 24 (15.48%) Perl
10 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
11 23 (14.84%) Investment Banking
12 22 (14.19%) Finance
12 22 (14.19%) C#
12 22 (14.19%) Microsoft
13 20 (12.90%) PL/SQL
13 20 (12.90%) WebSphere
14 19 (12.26%) Crystal Reports
15 17 (10.97%) MS Excel
15 17 (10.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (10.32%) Telecoms
16 16 (10.32%) Sophis
16 16 (10.32%) HTML
17 15 (9.68%) XML
18 14 (9.03%) WebLogic
18 14 (9.03%) Sybase
18 14 (9.03%) Active Directory
18 14 (9.03%) Computer Science
19 13 (8.39%) Degree

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 14 (9.03%) WebLogic
3 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (5.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.16%) IIS
7 7 (4.52%) Apache
8 5 (3.23%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.58%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.29%) Documentum
10 2 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.65%) GemFire
Applications
1 17 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.65%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.65%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) Internet
2 6 (3.87%) DNS
2 6 (3.87%) WAN
3 4 (2.58%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (1.94%) HTTP
5 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.29%) SMTP
5 2 (1.29%) SMS
5 2 (1.29%) VoIP
5 2 (1.29%) SS7
6 1 (0.65%) SMPP
6 1 (0.65%) TCAP
6 1 (0.65%) SCCP
6 1 (0.65%) INAP
6 1 (0.65%) Wireless
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) MPLS
6 1 (0.65%) IMAP4
6 1 (0.65%) POP3
6 1 (0.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.26%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (5.81%) MySQL
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.94%) DB2
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.65%) OLAP
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.94%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (1.94%) Subversion
2 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (20.65%) Banking
2 23 (14.84%) Investment Banking
3 22 (14.19%) Finance
4 16 (10.32%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.52%) Billing
5 7 (4.52%) Legal
6 6 (3.87%) Front Office
6 6 (3.87%) Back Office
6 6 (3.87%) German Language
7 5 (3.23%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.58%) Retail
9 3 (1.94%) Automotive
10 2 (1.29%) Games
11 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.13%) J2EE
2 16 (10.32%) HTML
3 15 (9.68%) XML
4 13 (8.39%) .NET
4 13 (8.39%) WPF
5 8 (5.16%) SOAP
5 8 (5.16%) Hibernate
6 7 (4.52%) Struts
6 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.52%) jQuery
6 7 (4.52%) Ajax
7 6 (3.87%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (3.87%) Middleware
7 6 (3.87%) JSP
8 5 (3.23%) XSL
9 4 (2.58%) REST
10 3 (1.94%) XHTML
10 3 (1.94%) JSF
10 3 (1.94%) LAMP
11 2 (1.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.39%) Hedge funds
3 10 (6.45%) Digital Media
3 10 (6.45%) Credit Risk
3 10 (6.45%) Market Risk
4 6 (3.87%) NHS
5 5 (3.23%) Photography
6 4 (2.58%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.94%) Open Source
7 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.29%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.29%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) FMCG
9 1 (0.65%) DataPower
9 1 (0.65%) Equities
9 1 (0.65%) IVR
9 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.35%) UNIX
2 54 (34.84%) Windows
3 48 (30.97%) Linux
4 27 (17.42%) Solaris
5 17 (10.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.06%) ITIL
2 11 (7.10%) Performance Management
2 11 (7.10%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (6.45%) Risk Management
4 6 (3.87%) Workflow
4 6 (3.87%) Asset Management
5 5 (3.23%) Migration
5 5 (3.23%) Change Management
5 5 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (3.23%) Software Testing
5 5 (3.23%) Use Case
5 5 (3.23%) Investment Management
5 5 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 3 (1.94%) Budget Control
6 3 (1.94%) Waterfall
6 3 (1.94%) Wealth Management
6 3 (1.94%) Problem Management
6 3 (1.94%) Incident Management
6 3 (1.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (56.77%) SQL
2 48 (30.97%) Java
3 24 (15.48%) Perl
4 22 (14.19%) C#
5 20 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.39%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.87%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.23%) VB
9 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.58%) PHP
10 3 (1.94%) VBScript
10 3 (1.94%) Ruby
11 2 (1.29%) Python
11 2 (1.29%) VB6
11 2 (1.29%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.29%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.65%) VBA
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (8.39%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.94%) CCNA
4 3 (1.94%) RHCE
4 3 (1.94%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.65%) MCTS
5 1 (0.65%) MCITP
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (0.65%) CCNP
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.10%) QA
2 9 (5.81%) SLA
3 5 (3.23%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (9.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.23%) UAG
3 4 (2.58%) NFS
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (2.58%) Control-M
1 4 (2.58%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.65%) Nagios
2 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (34.19%) Oracle
2 22 (14.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.32%) Sophis
4 14 (9.03%) Sybase
5 13 (8.39%) Sun
6 11 (7.10%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.81%) JBoss
8 7 (4.52%) Citrix
8 7 (4.52%) IBM
9 5 (3.23%) HP
9 5 (3.23%) Cisco
9 5 (3.23%) VMware
10 4 (2.58%) Remedy
10 4 (2.58%) Redknee
10 4 (2.58%) BMC
11 3 (1.94%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.94%) Sage
11 3 (1.94%) Juniper
11 3 (1.94%) FactSet
12 2 (1.29%) ION Trading
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum (DOE) + exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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TNEM
Salary: £24,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago