The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 56 58 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.87% 2.28% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 2.35% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £21,495
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,300 £30,550
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,800
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.59%
Applications Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
653 637 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.79% 96.66% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 586 557 692
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Guildford

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 42 (87.50%) SQL
2 34 (70.83%) Windows
3 22 (45.83%) SharePoint
3 22 (45.83%) Office 365
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 11 (22.92%) Document Management
5 11 (22.92%) Information Architecture
6 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.67%) Workflow
8 7 (14.58%) .NET
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 6 (12.50%) Service Management
10 5 (10.42%) ITSM
10 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
10 5 (10.42%) Remedy
10 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL
10 5 (10.42%) CSS
10 5 (10.42%) Workflow Management
10 5 (10.42%) assyst
10 5 (10.42%) FrontRange
10 5 (10.42%) LANDesk
10 5 (10.42%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
11 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
11 4 (8.33%) PHP
11 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.33%) VPN
12 3 (6.25%) C#

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 22 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) assyst
1 5 (10.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (45.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
1 3 (6.25%) German Language
2 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
2 2 (4.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) SOAP
4 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.25%) JSON
4 3 (6.25%) WCF
4 3 (6.25%) WF
4 3 (6.25%) jQuery
4 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 3 (6.25%) REST
5 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Document Management
1 11 (22.92%) Information Architecture
2 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Workflow
4 6 (12.50%) Service Management
5 5 (10.42%) ITSM
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Workflow Management
6 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Time Management
8 1 (2.08%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) PHP
3 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) Perl
4 3 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.42%) Remedy
1 5 (10.42%) FrontRange
1 5 (10.42%) LANDesk
1 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
3 1 (2.08%) VMware