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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 51 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.44% 2.26% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 2.29% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
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
540 611 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.65% 98.71% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 455 523 477
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) SLA
5 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) HL7
6 2 (8.33%) DICOM
6 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.17%) Service Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) DICOM
2 2 (8.33%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard