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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
1658 2196 2227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.12% 95.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1572 1606
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) COM
6 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (7.14%) Middleware
7 1 (7.14%) Replication
7 1 (7.14%) Clustering
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) Perl

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat