The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 58 73 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 44 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.22% 1.93% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 2.01% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 34
Average salary £43,125 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
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
1288 1093 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.15% 95.71% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 830 661
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Colchester +25 18 £43,750 +108.33%
Brentwood -3 17 £43,750 - 1
Harlow - 3 £27,750 - 2
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 31 (44.93%) .NET
2 30 (43.48%) E-Commerce
3 27 (39.13%) Java
4 26 (37.68%) SQL
4 26 (37.68%) IIS
4 26 (37.68%) Finance
5 25 (36.23%) JBoss
6 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (23.19%) Oracle
7 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
8 15 (21.74%) SOA
8 15 (21.74%) ITIL
9 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
10 13 (18.84%) Web Analytics
10 13 (18.84%) Problem Management
10 13 (18.84%) Analytics
10 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
10 13 (18.84%) Validation
10 13 (18.84%) Software AG
10 13 (18.84%) webMethods
11 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
11 12 (17.39%) IBM
11 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
11 12 (17.39%) Apache
12 11 (15.94%) Google Analytics
12 11 (15.94%) Google
13 10 (14.49%) Degree
13 10 (14.49%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (14.49%) Splunk

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (37.68%) IIS
2 25 (36.23%) JBoss
3 12 (17.39%) Apache
3 12 (17.39%) WebLogic
4 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) QlikView
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) VisualVM
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
2 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) COM+
2 10 (14.49%) Middleware
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (2.90%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) ODBC
5 1 (1.45%) EDI
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.49%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (14.49%) Client/Server
2 10 (14.49%) DataPower
3 3 (4.35%) iSeries
4 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 15 (21.74%) SOA
2 15 (21.74%) ITIL
3 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
4 13 (18.84%) Validation
4 13 (18.84%) Web Analytics
4 13 (18.84%) Problem Management
4 13 (18.84%) Analytics
5 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 10 (14.49%) Service Management
6 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.80%) Change Control
8 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Logistics
9 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.90%) System Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Nagios
1 10 (14.49%) Opsview
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Software AG
2 13 (18.84%) webMethods
3 12 (17.39%) IBM
4 11 (15.94%) Google
5 10 (14.49%) Splunk
6 2 (2.90%) Capita
7 1 (1.45%) Sybase
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The People Network
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago