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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 96 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 34 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 1.13% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.18% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 37
Median salary £55,000 £44,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.90% +19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £23,900 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
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
1609 2119 2370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.12% 95.62% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1715 1633
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 67 (57.26%) SQL Server
2 65 (55.56%) Linux
3 61 (52.14%) Windows
4 55 (47.01%) Tomcat
5 53 (45.30%) JBoss
6 52 (44.44%) Apache
7 51 (43.59%) MySQL
8 50 (42.74%) Oracle
8 50 (42.74%) SQL
9 43 (36.75%) Amazon AWS
9 43 (36.75%) SaaS
9 43 (36.75%) LAMP
9 43 (36.75%) Perl
9 43 (36.75%) WebLogic
9 43 (36.75%) Web Services
9 43 (36.75%) LDAP
10 42 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 41 (35.04%) Relational Database
11 41 (35.04%) TCP/IP
12 40 (34.19%) WebSphere
13 39 (33.33%) RDBMS
14 37 (31.62%) HTTP
15 35 (29.91%) Red Hat
15 35 (29.91%) Firewall
16 34 (29.06%) SAN
16 34 (29.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 34 (29.06%) Sun
16 34 (29.06%) Oracle RAC
16 34 (29.06%) NAS
16 34 (29.06%) 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 55 (47.01%) Tomcat
2 53 (45.30%) JBoss
3 52 (44.44%) Apache
4 43 (36.75%) WebLogic
5 40 (34.19%) WebSphere
6 34 (29.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 33 (28.21%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (15.38%) IIS
9 17 (14.53%) SharePoint
10 6 (5.13%) MQSeries
11 3 (2.56%) nginx
11 3 (2.56%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (4.27%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (36.75%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (36.75%) SaaS
2 9 (7.69%) Office 365
3 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.13%) PaaS
4 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (36.75%) LDAP
2 41 (35.04%) TCP/IP
3 37 (31.62%) HTTP
4 35 (29.91%) Firewall
5 34 (29.06%) NAS
5 34 (29.06%) SAN
6 15 (12.82%) DNS
7 8 (6.84%) VPN
8 3 (2.56%) SMTP
8 3 (2.56%) SSL
9 2 (1.71%) WebEx
10 1 (0.85%) DHCP
10 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (57.26%) SQL Server
2 51 (43.59%) MySQL
3 41 (35.04%) Relational Database
4 39 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) JIRA
1 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 12 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Publishing
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.75%) LAMP
1 43 (36.75%) Web Services
2 29 (24.79%) .NET
2 29 (24.79%) Middleware
3 9 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (5.13%) HTML
5 4 (3.42%) COM
6 3 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (2.56%) MCollective
7 2 (1.71%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.71%) iXBRL
7 2 (1.71%) J2EE
7 2 (1.71%) jQuery
7 2 (1.71%) JSON
7 2 (1.71%) XML
8 1 (0.85%) CSS
8 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.13%) PMI
4 5 (4.27%) Clustering
5 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.71%) PKI
6 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 65 (55.56%) Linux
2 61 (52.14%) Windows
3 42 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (23.08%) Unix
5 13 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.84%) CentOS
7 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) Web Operations
2 25 (21.37%) ITIL
3 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.11%) ERP
4 13 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (10.26%) SOA
5 12 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (7.69%) Scrum
7 8 (6.84%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.98%) Release Management
9 6 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.13%) Open Source
9 6 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.13%) Software Delivery
10 5 (4.27%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.27%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.27%) High Availability
10 5 (4.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) SQL
2 43 (36.75%) Perl
3 33 (28.21%) Bash Shell
4 31 (26.50%) PowerShell
5 23 (19.66%) Java
6 15 (12.82%) C
7 14 (11.97%) T-SQL
8 12 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.69%) Python
10 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.13%) Tcl
12 4 (3.42%) C#
13 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Degree
2 6 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.71%) AAT
3 2 (1.71%) ACCA
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (29.06%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.56%) qmail
3 3 (2.56%) Squid
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (29.06%) Puppet
2 31 (26.50%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.56%) Cacti
3 3 (2.56%) collectd
3 3 (2.56%) Ganglia
3 3 (2.56%) Graphite
3 3 (2.56%) logstash
3 3 (2.56%) Nagios
3 3 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) Oracle
2 35 (29.91%) Red Hat
3 34 (29.06%) Sun
4 23 (19.66%) Microsoft
5 18 (15.38%) VMware
6 9 (7.69%) SAP
7 7 (5.98%) Citrix
8 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.56%) Splunk
9 3 (2.56%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.85%) BMC
11 1 (0.85%) HP
11 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
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