The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 23 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 56 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 54 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.76% 1.34% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 1.38% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 33
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1371 939 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.47% 97.10% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 827 1115
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Essex

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Essex

Applications Support
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Brentwood +1 18 £42,500 -
Colchester 0 11 £32,500 +47.72%
Harlow - 1 £62,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 46 (62.16%) SQL
2 39 (52.70%) Finance
3 25 (33.78%) Java
3 25 (33.78%) Oracle
4 24 (32.43%) .NET
5 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
6 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
7 12 (16.22%) SAP
8 11 (14.86%) ITIL
8 11 (14.86%) Marketing
8 11 (14.86%) Relational Database
9 10 (13.51%) Magento
9 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
9 10 (13.51%) Oracle CRM
9 10 (13.51%) OO
9 10 (13.51%) PHP
9 10 (13.51%) RDBMS
9 10 (13.51%) SLA
9 10 (13.51%) CRM
9 10 (13.51%) JD Edwards
10 9 (12.16%) JBoss
11 8 (10.81%) Incident Management
11 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
12 7 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (9.46%) Degree
12 7 (9.46%) Windows
12 7 (9.46%) IIS
12 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
13 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.46%) IIS
1 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.41%) Apache
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Documentum
6 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Office
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle CRM
1 10 (13.51%) Magento
2 3 (4.05%) assyst
2 3 (4.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.05%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.51%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 39 (52.70%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) COM+
2 4 (5.41%) Middleware
3 3 (4.05%) ODBC
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) J2EE
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) JSP
5 1 (1.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) AS400
2 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.05%) DataPower
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.35%) Wiki
4 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.46%) Windows
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
2 11 (14.86%) ITIL
3 10 (13.51%) OO
3 10 (13.51%) CRM
4 8 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 7 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.11%) Change Control
6 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.41%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.05%) Release Management
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.05%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.05%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.05%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.05%) Strategic Management
8 3 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) Java
3 10 (13.51%) PHP
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.76%) C#
6 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.05%) VBScript
7 3 (4.05%) COBOL
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.35%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) PMP
2 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.05%) XenApp
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) SAP
4 10 (13.51%) JD Edwards
5 9 (12.16%) JBoss
6 4 (5.41%) Citrix
7 3 (4.05%) Splunk
7 3 (4.05%) Guidewire
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
8 2 (2.70%) VMware
9 1 (1.35%) webMethods
9 1 (1.35%) Kofax
9 1 (1.35%) EMC
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