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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 39 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 50 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.79% 3.69% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 3.94% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 23
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
948 1218 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.89% 93.55% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 745 895 862
Median salary £42,500 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Chelmsford +15 25 £51,500 +8.99%
Brentwood +10 10 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Colchester - 5 £35,000 -
Witham -5 3 - -
Saffron Walden - 3 £40,000 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 49 (76.56%) Finance
2 42 (65.63%) SQL
3 30 (46.88%) Windows
4 26 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (23.44%) VB
7 15 (23.44%) ITIL
8 13 (20.31%) SLA
8 13 (20.31%) Incident Management
9 12 (18.75%) Change Management
10 11 (17.19%) Banking
10 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (15.63%) MS Office
12 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
12 9 (14.06%) Analytics
12 9 (14.06%) Conflict Management
13 8 (12.50%) Internet
13 8 (12.50%) .NET
14 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
14 7 (10.94%) Workflow
14 7 (10.94%) Thunderhead
14 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (10.94%) Document Management
15 6 (9.38%) ProClarity
15 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (9.38%) MicroStrategy

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 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) JBoss
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.69%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.69%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) DTS
5 6 (9.38%) ProClarity
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) VisualVM
General
1 49 (76.56%) Finance
2 11 (17.19%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.56%) COM+
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) DataPower
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (23.44%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) Incident Management
4 12 (18.75%) Change Management
5 9 (14.06%) Analytics
5 9 (14.06%) Conflict Management
5 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.94%) Document Management
6 7 (10.94%) Workflow
7 2 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.56%) High Availability
8 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (1.56%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (65.63%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) VB
3 6 (9.38%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
5 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) CCA
2 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Nagios
1 1 (1.56%) Opsview
1 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Thunderhead
2 6 (9.38%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Splunk
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