The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 56 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 11 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.01% 4.14% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 4.36% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 10
Average salary £21,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,100 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,157 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -
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 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
528 573 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.70% 94.87% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 431 496 461
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Slough

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) IIS
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 3 (13.04%) CIMA
9 3 (13.04%) Document Management
9 3 (13.04%) .NET
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) XML
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
9 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
9 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
9 3 (13.04%) AAT
9 3 (13.04%) Email Management
10 2 (8.70%) Time Management
10 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.70%) Degree

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Document Management
2 3 (13.04%) Email Management
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) OpenUP
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Content Management
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CIMA
1 3 (13.04%) AAT
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Redknee
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 9 days ago