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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 86 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 50 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.79% 1.23% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 1.27% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 25
Median salary £50,000 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.73% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £22,725 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
1732 2120 2359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.65% 96.19% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1633 1671
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 28 August 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (57.98%) SQL Server
2 64 (53.78%) Windows
2 64 (53.78%) Linux
3 59 (49.58%) Tomcat
4 56 (47.06%) Apache
5 55 (46.22%) JBoss
5 55 (46.22%) MySQL
6 54 (45.38%) Oracle
6 54 (45.38%) SQL
7 47 (39.50%) Perl
7 47 (39.50%) Web Services
7 47 (39.50%) LDAP
7 47 (39.50%) LAMP
7 47 (39.50%) Amazon AWS
7 47 (39.50%) SaaS
8 46 (38.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (36.97%) TCP/IP
9 44 (36.97%) WebSphere
9 44 (36.97%) Relational Database
10 43 (36.13%) RDBMS
11 41 (34.45%) HTTP
11 41 (34.45%) WebLogic
12 38 (31.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 38 (31.93%) Sun
12 38 (31.93%) Red Hat
12 38 (31.93%) Firewall
12 38 (31.93%) Web Operations
12 38 (31.93%) Oracle RAC
12 38 (31.93%) NAS
12 38 (31.93%) 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 59 (49.58%) Tomcat
2 56 (47.06%) Apache
3 55 (46.22%) JBoss
4 44 (36.97%) WebSphere
5 41 (34.45%) WebLogic
6 38 (31.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 37 (31.09%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (15.13%) IIS
9 17 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 6 (5.04%) MQSeries
11 3 (2.52%) nginx
11 3 (2.52%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (4.20%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 47 (39.50%) Amazon AWS
1 47 (39.50%) SaaS
2 9 (7.56%) Office 365
3 6 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.04%) PaaS
4 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (39.50%) LDAP
2 44 (36.97%) TCP/IP
3 41 (34.45%) HTTP
4 38 (31.93%) Firewall
4 38 (31.93%) NAS
5 34 (28.57%) SAN
6 14 (11.76%) DNS
7 8 (6.72%) VPN
8 3 (2.52%) SMTP
8 3 (2.52%) SSL
9 1 (0.84%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (57.98%) SQL Server
2 55 (46.22%) MySQL
3 44 (36.97%) Relational Database
4 43 (36.13%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) JIRA
General
1 29 (24.37%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Banking
3 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.84%) Publishing
3 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.50%) LAMP
1 47 (39.50%) Web Services
2 37 (31.09%) .NET
3 25 (21.01%) Middleware
4 9 (7.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (5.04%) HTML
6 4 (3.36%) COM
7 3 (2.52%) jQuery
7 3 (2.52%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (2.52%) MCollective
7 3 (2.52%) XML
8 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.68%) iXBRL
8 2 (1.68%) J2EE
8 2 (1.68%) JSON
9 1 (0.84%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.84%) CSS
9 1 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.56%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.04%) PMI
4 5 (4.20%) Clustering
5 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.68%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Fintech
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 64 (53.78%) Linux
1 64 (53.78%) Windows
2 46 (38.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (25.21%) Unix
4 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.72%) CentOS
6 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.68%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) Web Operations
2 26 (21.85%) ITIL
3 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (11.76%) ERP
6 12 (10.08%) SOA
7 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (7.56%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (7.56%) Scrum
9 8 (6.72%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.88%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.88%) Release Management
11 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.04%) Open Source
11 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.04%) Software Delivery
12 5 (4.20%) Change Management
12 5 (4.20%) High Availability
12 5 (4.20%) Migration
12 5 (4.20%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.38%) SQL
2 47 (39.50%) Perl
3 35 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 29 (24.37%) Bash Shell
5 24 (20.17%) Java
6 13 (10.92%) JavaScript
6 13 (10.92%) T-SQL
7 11 (9.24%) C
8 9 (7.56%) Python
9 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.04%) Tcl
11 3 (2.52%) C#
12 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.68%) AAT
3 2 (1.68%) ACCA
4 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (31.93%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.52%) qmail
2 3 (2.52%) Squid
2 3 (2.52%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (31.93%) Puppet
2 35 (29.41%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.52%) Cacti
3 3 (2.52%) collectd
3 3 (2.52%) Ganglia
3 3 (2.52%) Graphite
3 3 (2.52%) logstash
3 3 (2.52%) Nagios
3 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (45.38%) Oracle
2 38 (31.93%) Red Hat
2 38 (31.93%) Sun
3 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
4 18 (15.13%) VMware
5 9 (7.56%) SAP
6 7 (5.88%) Citrix
7 4 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.52%) Splunk
8 3 (2.52%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.84%) BMC
10 1 (0.84%) HP
10 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
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