The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 127 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 30 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.26% 1.23% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.29% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 26
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £41,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,174 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -1.03%
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 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
2273 2485 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.75% 95.25% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1862 2063 1699
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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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
Hemel Hempstead -3 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Watford +2 6 £36,000 -13.25% 2
St Albans -18 4 £62,500 +145.09%
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £40,250 -
Harpenden +4 3 £22,500 -19.64%
Stevenage +12 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Rickmansworth - 1 £54,000 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 46 (63.89%) SQL
2 26 (36.11%) Windows
3 21 (29.17%) IIS
4 19 (26.39%) Linux
4 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.39%) Finance
5 16 (22.22%) ITIL
6 15 (20.83%) UNIX
7 14 (19.44%) Degree
8 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
9 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
10 11 (15.28%) .NET
10 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
11 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 9 (12.50%) Java
11 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (9.72%) XML
13 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
13 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
14 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
14 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
14 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
14 6 (8.33%) Oracle
14 6 (8.33%) SLA
15 5 (6.94%) IBM
15 5 (6.94%) WebLogic

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (29.17%) IIS
2 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.94%) JBoss
4 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Agresso
1 3 (4.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.78%) Magento
2 2 (2.78%) Maximo
3 1 (1.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
1 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Billing
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) XML
3 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.94%) XSL
4 5 (6.94%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) XSLT
5 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.78%) Spring
5 2 (2.78%) JSF
5 2 (2.78%) Java EE
5 2 (2.78%) JSP
5 2 (2.78%) Struts
6 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) GIS
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Windows
2 19 (26.39%) Linux
3 15 (20.83%) UNIX
4 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.94%) AIX
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.17%) Solaris
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.94%) Project Management
5 5 (6.94%) People Management
6 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.17%) ERP
7 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.17%) System Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (4.17%) Change Control
7 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.78%) Time Management
8 2 (2.78%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.78%) Matrix Management
8 2 (2.78%) Security Management
8 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.89%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Java
3 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) PHP
5 2 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) XenApp
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Control-M
1 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix
5 2 (2.78%) BEA
5 2 (2.78%) i2
5 2 (2.78%) CODA
5 2 (2.78%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) Avaya
6 1 (1.39%) Genesys
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Sun
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50-60k+
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago