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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 89 88 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.90% 2.54% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.66% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 39
Median salary £50,000 £43,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +58.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1563 2328 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.60% 95.21% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1867 1598
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 51 (75.00%) Linux
2 37 (54.41%) Tomcat
3 35 (51.47%) SQL
4 34 (50.00%) MySQL
4 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (47.06%) Windows
6 31 (45.59%) Apache
7 30 (44.12%) TCP/IP
8 29 (42.65%) Oracle
9 28 (41.18%) Java
9 28 (41.18%) JBoss
10 27 (39.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (38.24%) Web Services
11 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
12 25 (36.76%) Middleware
12 25 (36.76%) Perl
12 25 (36.76%) WebSphere
12 25 (36.76%) LAMP
12 25 (36.76%) Bash Shell
13 23 (33.82%) Firewall
14 22 (32.35%) WebLogic
14 22 (32.35%) LDAP
14 22 (32.35%) SaaS
14 22 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
15 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
16 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (26.47%) Web Operations
17 18 (26.47%) OpenAM
17 18 (26.47%) 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 37 (54.41%) Tomcat
2 31 (45.59%) Apache
3 28 (41.18%) JBoss
4 25 (36.76%) WebSphere
5 22 (32.35%) WebLogic
6 20 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (26.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (11.76%) IIS
9 4 (5.88%) MQSeries
9 4 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (32.35%) SaaS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.12%) TCP/IP
2 23 (33.82%) Firewall
3 22 (32.35%) LDAP
4 18 (26.47%) DNS
4 18 (26.47%) HTTP
4 18 (26.47%) NAS
4 18 (26.47%) SAN
5 7 (10.29%) CTI
5 7 (10.29%) SSL
6 3 (4.41%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) WebEx
7 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) MySQL
1 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 18 (26.47%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) Web Services
2 25 (36.76%) LAMP
2 25 (36.76%) Middleware
3 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.35%) J2EE
3 5 (7.35%) jQuery
4 4 (5.88%) .NET
4 4 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.41%) XML
6 2 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (1.47%) CSS
7 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) Derivative
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
4 3 (4.41%) Fintech
4 3 (4.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 51 (75.00%) Linux
2 32 (47.06%) Windows
3 27 (39.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (17.65%) Unix
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (13.24%) CentOS
7 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Web Operations
2 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
3 5 (7.35%) Change Management
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Management
3 5 (7.35%) Release Management
3 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.88%) Open Source
4 4 (5.88%) SOA
4 4 (5.88%) System Testing
4 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.41%) Migration
5 3 (4.41%) Presales
5 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.41%) Validation
5 3 (4.41%) Workflow
6 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) SQL
2 28 (41.18%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) Bash Shell
3 25 (36.76%) Perl
4 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
5 17 (25.00%) C
6 16 (23.53%) Shell Script
7 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.29%) Python
9 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.88%) Tcl
11 2 (2.94%) C#
12 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) CCNA
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (26.47%) OpenAM
1 18 (26.47%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Oracle
2 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
3 18 (26.47%) Sun
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) SAP