The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Technician
Rank 870 809 873
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Technician 12 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.022% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 12
Average salary £20,500 £30,000 £29,651
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,800 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £40,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -12.69%
Applications Support Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Applications Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Applications Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Applications Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Applications Support Technician
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 Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
East Midlands - 5 £20,500 -
South East -31 3 £17,000 -43.33%
London -14 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West - 1 £24,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Support Technician
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Applications Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) VBScript
5 6 (31.58%) VB
5 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 6 (31.58%) XSL
5 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 6 (31.58%) VB6
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (15.79%) ETL
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) Control-M
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture

Applications Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Applications Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) MS Access
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) XSL
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Xbox
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Equities
2 1 (5.26%) PACS
2 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ETL
1 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) VBScript
3 6 (31.58%) VB
3 6 (31.58%) VB6
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) FactSet
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase
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