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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 87 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 60 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.62% 1.27% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.31% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 53
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
2165 1832 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.58% 96.78% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1399 2424
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Watford +17 41 £42,500 +29.77%
Stevenage - 2 £34,500 -
Borehamwood - 1 £29,000 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 66 (66.00%) SQL
2 39 (39.00%) SQL Server
3 34 (34.00%) Windows
4 33 (33.00%) Microsoft
4 33 (33.00%) Finance
5 30 (30.00%) Linux
6 29 (29.00%) SharePoint
7 28 (28.00%) Agresso
8 26 (26.00%) UNIX
9 25 (25.00%) Oracle
10 20 (20.00%) ITIL
10 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (19.00%) CRM
12 18 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 18 (18.00%) WebSphere
13 17 (17.00%) MS Office
13 17 (17.00%) OpenEdge
13 17 (17.00%) Degree
14 16 (16.00%) Tomcat
14 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
15 14 (14.00%) Java
15 14 (14.00%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (14.00%) IBM
16 12 (12.00%) Apache
17 11 (11.00%) Internet
17 11 (11.00%) Lync
18 9 (9.00%) JBoss
18 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2010
18 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2013

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 29 (29.00%) SharePoint
2 18 (18.00%) WebSphere
3 17 (17.00%) OpenEdge
4 16 (16.00%) Tomcat
5 14 (14.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (12.00%) Apache
7 11 (11.00%) Lync
8 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (9.00%) JBoss
9 5 (5.00%) IIS
10 4 (4.00%) Tuxedo
10 4 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Office
2 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (28.00%) Agresso
2 18 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.00%) RiskWrite
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.00%) CA Clarity
5 1 (1.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) VPN
2 6 (6.00%) LAN
2 6 (6.00%) WAN
2 6 (6.00%) FTP
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
4 2 (2.00%) Wireless
5 1 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (1.00%) HTTP
5 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.00%) Informix
8 1 (1.00%) MySQL
8 1 (1.00%) DB2
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) PVCS
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.00%) Toad
1 1 (1.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 33 (33.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Front Office
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) J2EE
2 3 (3.00%) .NET
3 2 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
4 1 (1.00%) JSP
4 1 (1.00%) SOAP
4 1 (1.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.00%) EPoS
3 3 (3.00%) EFT
3 3 (3.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.00%) Windows
2 30 (30.00%) Linux
3 26 (26.00%) UNIX
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) AIX
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) ITIL
2 19 (19.00%) CRM
3 8 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (7.00%) Release Management
4 7 (7.00%) Software Deployment
5 6 (6.00%) Change Management
6 5 (5.00%) Document Management
6 5 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.00%) Project Management
6 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.00%) ERP
8 3 (3.00%) UML
8 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.00%) Matrix Management
9 2 (2.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.00%) Cash Management
9 2 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.00%) SQL
2 14 (14.00%) Java
3 6 (6.00%) C
4 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.00%) C#
5 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.00%) VB
6 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.00%) VBA
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) VB6
7 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.00%) MCTS
4 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
5 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Terminal Server
1 6 (6.00%) Samba
2 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.00%) Oracle
3 14 (14.00%) IBM
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco
4 6 (6.00%) Citrix
4 6 (6.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.00%) Sage
5 3 (3.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) CODA
6 1 (1.00%) Serena
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
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