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 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 Technician
Rank 869 851 866
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Technician 9 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 12
Average salary £24,500 £27,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,100 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +1.56%
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 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
East Midlands - 3 £20,500 -
South West - 3 £28,250 - 2
South East -7 1 £25,000 -16.66% 1
London -12 1 £47,500 +115.90%
North East - 1 £32,000 -
Applications Support Technician
UK

Applications Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) XSL
4 5 (29.41%) IIS
4 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) VB6
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) VBScript
5 4 (23.53%) VB
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) UNIX
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) EPoS
8 1 (5.88%) NHS

Applications Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) XML
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) XSL
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) PACS
2 1 (5.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB6
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VBScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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