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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 54 104 126
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 86 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.79% 1.95% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 2.03% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 77 38 13
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £20,632 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Applications Support
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
1728 2169 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.27% 96.06% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1634 1678
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Reading region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 66 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (52.50%) SQL
3 61 (50.83%) Windows
4 53 (44.17%) Linux
5 51 (42.50%) Tomcat
6 50 (41.67%) Oracle
7 49 (40.83%) Apache
8 48 (40.00%) JBoss
8 48 (40.00%) MySQL
9 45 (37.50%) .NET
10 42 (35.00%) Perl
10 42 (35.00%) LDAP
10 42 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
10 42 (35.00%) SaaS
10 42 (35.00%) Relational Database
11 41 (34.17%) RDBMS
11 41 (34.17%) Web Services
12 40 (33.33%) LAMP
13 39 (32.50%) WebSphere
13 39 (32.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
14 38 (31.67%) HTTP
15 37 (30.83%) Finance
16 35 (29.17%) Firewall
16 35 (29.17%) Red Hat
16 35 (29.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 35 (29.17%) Sun
16 35 (29.17%) NAS
16 35 (29.17%) Oracle RAC
16 35 (29.17%) Puppet

Applications Support 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 51 (42.50%) Tomcat
2 49 (40.83%) Apache
3 48 (40.00%) JBoss
4 39 (32.50%) WebSphere
5 35 (29.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 34 (28.33%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (25.83%) WebLogic
8 19 (15.83%) IIS
9 17 (14.17%) SharePoint
10 4 (3.33%) MQSeries
11 3 (2.50%) nginx
11 3 (2.50%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (4.17%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 42 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
1 42 (35.00%) SaaS
2 9 (7.50%) Office 365
3 4 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (35.00%) LDAP
2 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
3 38 (31.67%) HTTP
4 35 (29.17%) Firewall
4 35 (29.17%) NAS
5 29 (24.17%) SAN
6 10 (8.33%) DNS
7 6 (5.00%) VPN
8 3 (2.50%) SMTP
8 3 (2.50%) SSL
9 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (40.00%) MySQL
3 42 (35.00%) Relational Database
4 41 (34.17%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (30.83%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (37.50%) .NET
2 41 (34.17%) Web Services
3 40 (33.33%) LAMP
4 15 (12.50%) Middleware
5 8 (6.67%) HTML
6 7 (5.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (4.17%) XML
8 4 (3.33%) COM
8 4 (3.33%) CSS
9 3 (2.50%) Classic ASP
9 3 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (2.50%) MCollective
9 3 (2.50%) XSLT
10 2 (1.67%) iXBRL
10 2 (1.67%) jQuery
11 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.83%) JSON
11 1 (0.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Driving Licence
2 6 (5.00%) PMI
3 5 (4.17%) Clustering
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.67%) Fintech
5 2 (1.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
6 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.83%) Windows
2 53 (44.17%) Linux
3 39 (32.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (23.33%) Unix
5 7 (5.83%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.33%) CentOS
7 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Web Operations
2 31 (25.83%) ITIL
3 23 (19.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.83%) ERP
6 11 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (8.33%) SOA
8 9 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.50%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (7.50%) Scrum
9 7 (5.83%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.00%) Release Management
10 6 (5.00%) Software Delivery
11 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.17%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.17%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.17%) High Availability
11 5 (4.17%) Migration
11 5 (4.17%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.50%) SQL
2 42 (35.00%) Perl
3 32 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 19 (15.83%) Bash Shell
5 16 (13.33%) Java
6 13 (10.83%) T-SQL
7 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.83%) Python
9 6 (5.00%) C#
10 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.33%) Tcl
11 3 (2.50%) C
12 1 (0.83%) VB
12 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.83%) VB6
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.67%) AAT
4 2 (1.67%) ACCA
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (29.17%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.50%) qmail
3 3 (2.50%) Squid
3 3 (2.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (29.17%) Puppet
2 32 (26.67%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.50%) Cacti
3 3 (2.50%) collectd
3 3 (2.50%) Ganglia
3 3 (2.50%) Graphite
3 3 (2.50%) logstash
3 3 (2.50%) Nagios
3 3 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (41.67%) Oracle
2 35 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 35 (29.17%) Sun
3 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (15.00%) VMware
5 9 (7.50%) SAP
6 8 (6.67%) Citrix
7 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.50%) Splunk
8 3 (2.50%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.83%) BMC
9 1 (0.83%) HP
9 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
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