The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank - 59 64
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 1.25% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.30% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-19.37% +31.14%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
493 615 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.73% 96.24% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 436 531 479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in Slough

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Redknee
1 2 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) M3UA
2 1 (50.00%) SCTP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) SMPP
2 1 (50.00%) TCAP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) INAP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) M3UA
2 1 (50.00%) SCTP
2 1 (50.00%) SMPP
2 1 (50.00%) TCAP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) INAP
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Sun