The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 135 127 173
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.20% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.21% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £34,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
Applications Support Specialist
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2258 1891 3007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.52% 95.36% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1869 1557 2418
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 12 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (85.71%) OpenEdge
3 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
3 12 (85.71%) Degree
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Agresso
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) AIX

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (85.71%) OpenEdge
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Agresso
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
1 12 (85.71%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft