The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank - 137 135
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.045% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.048% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +12.67%
Applications Support Specialist
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1606 2105 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.17% 95.64% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1704 1598
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Applications Support Specialist 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 Reading region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) COM
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
4 4 (44.44%) Release Management

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com