The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 102 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 35 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.81% 1.56% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.61% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 35
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
1879 2294 2301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.06% 96.55% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1978 1893
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +22 15 £37,500 -8.53%
Hemel Hempstead +14 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Letchworth - 4 £25,000 -
Borehamwood +10 1 £32,500 +44.44%
St Albans +8 1 £23,500 -63.84%
Stevenage -11 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 45 (64.29%) SQL
2 19 (27.14%) Finance
3 18 (25.71%) Oracle
3 18 (25.71%) ITIL
3 18 (25.71%) CRM
4 17 (24.29%) Linux
5 16 (22.86%) Unix
6 15 (21.43%) Java
7 13 (18.57%) Windows
8 12 (17.14%) Retail
9 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (15.71%) SLA
10 10 (14.29%) IBM
10 10 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.29%) WebSphere
11 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
11 9 (12.86%) .NET
11 9 (12.86%) Sage
12 8 (11.43%) HTML
12 8 (11.43%) Degree
12 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (11.43%) VMware
12 8 (11.43%) Incident Management
12 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
13 7 (10.00%) Statistics
13 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
13 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.00%) IIS

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.00%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.71%) SugarCRM
5 3 (4.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Sage CRM
2 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (4.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.14%) DB2
4 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.14%) Spanish Language
4 4 (5.71%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.86%) Billing
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) HTML
3 6 (8.57%) XML
4 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.14%) Middleware
4 5 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (5.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 7 (10.00%) Statistics
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.14%) iSeries
2 5 (7.14%) Life Science
3 3 (4.29%) FMCG
3 3 (4.29%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Linux
2 16 (22.86%) Unix
3 13 (18.57%) Windows
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.14%) zOS
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) CRM
1 18 (25.71%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.43%) Incident Management
4 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.00%) Service Management
5 6 (8.57%) Change Management
5 6 (8.57%) People Management
6 4 (5.71%) Cash Management
7 3 (4.29%) Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.86%) Business Development
8 2 (2.86%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) SQL
2 15 (21.43%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) VB
5 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.86%) VBA
7 1 (1.43%) C#
7 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.29%) IBM
3 10 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (12.86%) Sage
5 8 (11.43%) VMware
6 5 (7.14%) SAP
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.71%) Siebel
8 2 (2.86%) CODA
8 2 (2.86%) Cognos
8 2 (2.86%) Tableau