The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 82 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.87% 1.10% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.14% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 15
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,125 £24,750 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Applications Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
899 1054 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.14% 96.96% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 798 946 825
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Kent

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Kent

Applications Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 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
Maidstone - 4 £21,500 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 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 Kent region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (33.33%) Ajax
5 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Web Development
5 9 (30.00%) jQuery
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) CSS
5 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) IIS
9 4 (13.33%) Siebel
9 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) HP
9 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (13.33%) Citrix
9 4 (13.33%) Firewall
9 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (13.33%) VMware
9 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
9 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
9 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) Ajax
3 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (30.00%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Economics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (30.00%) Web Development
2 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Network Management
3 3 (10.00%) Time Management
3 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Contact Management
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) VB
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.00%) VB6
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
2 4 (13.33%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Siebel
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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