The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 90 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.27% 1.42% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.45% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 12
Average salary £34,750 £33,750 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,850 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,800 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.97% -5.23%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 1031 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.83% 97.26% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 929 882 690
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 1 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Dartford -12 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £37,750 - 1
West Malling - 1 £35,500 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) SAP
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Document Management
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (26.32%) SAP ERP
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) IIS
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Foglight
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) IaaS
8 2 (10.53%) Finance
8 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Windows XP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (26.32%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
3 5 (26.32%) Document Management
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Foglight
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago