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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Rank 70 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.61% 3.56% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 3.66% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 34
Median salary £34,650 £50,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.70% +80.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £65,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%

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
884 1148 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.75% 97.21% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 657 890 986
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Colchester +12 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Brentwood +8 4 - - 2
Witham -1 2 £20,500 -
Tilbury - 1 £20,500 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) SQL
3 26 (44.07%) Finance
4 23 (38.98%) ITIL
5 17 (28.81%) Java
5 17 (28.81%) .NET
6 16 (27.12%) Degree
7 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
8 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
9 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
9 12 (20.34%) IIS
10 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
11 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (15.25%) Capacity Management
12 9 (15.25%) HTTP
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.25%) Linux
12 9 (15.25%) Performance Management
12 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
12 9 (15.25%) Network Load Balancing
12 9 (15.25%) Banking
13 8 (13.56%) Oracle
13 8 (13.56%) VB
14 7 (11.86%) MS Office
14 7 (11.86%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
14 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (11.86%) Business Analytics
14 7 (11.86%) Analytics

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 12 (20.34%) IIS
1 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) JBoss
2 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.08%) Gentran
5 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP CO
1 5 (8.47%) SAP FI
1 5 (8.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) HTTP
2 6 (10.17%) Internet
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) LDAP
3 4 (6.78%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) DTS
6 1 (1.69%) ProClarity
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VisualVM
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) Middleware
3 4 (6.78%) EDI
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 4 (6.78%) SOAP
3 4 (6.78%) XML
4 2 (3.39%) COM+
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) DataPower
2 4 (6.78%) Wiki
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.39%) Unix
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) VMS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
3 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
5 9 (15.25%) Capacity Management
5 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (15.25%) Performance Management
6 7 (11.86%) Analytics
6 7 (11.86%) Business Analytics
6 7 (11.86%) Conflict Management
6 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.78%) BCP
8 4 (6.78%) Change Control
8 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Security Auditing
9 3 (5.08%) Change Management
10 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 17 (28.81%) Java
3 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.56%) VB
5 5 (8.47%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Nagios
1 6 (10.17%) Opsview
2 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) IBM
2 6 (10.17%) Splunk
3 5 (8.47%) SAP
4 4 (6.78%) F5
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.69%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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