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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
South East / Kent
Rank 77 85 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 8 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.97% 1.34% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Median salary £34,000 £32,058 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.05% +33.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,615 £30,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

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
805 1016 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.34% 97.50% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 641 899 947
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 £20,500 -
West Malling -4 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 (51.43%) Problem Management
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 14 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (40.00%) Tripwire
3 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (40.00%) Forcepoint
3 14 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (40.00%) LANDesk
3 14 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 14 (40.00%) Office 365
3 14 (40.00%) Analytics
3 14 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (40.00%) Patch Management
4 7 (20.00%) ERP
5 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
5 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.14%) MS Project
5 6 (17.14%) EDI
5 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
5 6 (17.14%) Magento
6 5 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 5 (14.29%) Contact Management
6 5 (14.29%) MS Office
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (11.43%) .NET
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Windows
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft

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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Magento
2 2 (5.71%) Infor LN
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) EDI
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Problem Management
2 14 (40.00%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 14 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (20.00%) ERP
4 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
4 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Contact Management
5 5 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Cutover Planning
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.86%) Network Management
9 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Forcepoint
1 14 (40.00%) LANDesk
1 14 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 14 (40.00%) Tripwire
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Infor
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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