The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 84 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.03% 4.48% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 4.62% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 50 31
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Applications Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
937 1213 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.50% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 749 968 1139
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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 28 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +14 8 £45,000 +4.04%
Chelmsford +4 1 £40,000 -35.48%
Colchester -8 1 £29,000 +3.57%
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
3 15 (30.61%) Windows
4 14 (28.57%) JBoss
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 13 (26.53%) .NET
6 12 (24.49%) WebLogic
6 12 (24.49%) ITIL
7 11 (22.45%) Service Management
7 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
8 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
9 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (16.33%) C#
9 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
10 7 (14.29%) XML Messaging
10 7 (14.29%) XML
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.24%) IIS
11 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
11 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
11 6 (12.24%) Release Management
11 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
11 6 (12.24%) IT Governance
11 6 (12.24%) Change Control
11 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
12 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
12 5 (10.20%) Scrum

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.57%) JBoss
2 12 (24.49%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (12.24%) IIS
5 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
6 4 (8.16%) Apache
7 2 (4.08%) SAS
8 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.04%) Drupal
8 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
8 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Infor SunSystems
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
2 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) VisualVM
2 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) XML Messaging
3 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.16%) COM+
4 4 (8.16%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.16%) DataPower
2 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.12%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.04%) AS400
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Service Management
3 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.24%) Change Control
4 6 (12.24%) IT Governance
4 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.24%) Release Management
4 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) High Availability
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) COBOL
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VBA
5 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Nagios
1 4 (8.16%) Opsview
1 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Splunk
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) Infor
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
Loughton, Essex
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago