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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 47 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.31% 1.91% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 2.01% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 10
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
537 547 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.55% 94.80% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 474 472 456
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Slough

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 35 (94.59%) SQL Server
2 35 (94.59%) ASP.NET
2 35 (94.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 30 (81.08%) Release Management
3 30 (81.08%) ITIL
4 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
4 29 (78.38%) XML
4 29 (78.38%) Middleware
4 29 (78.38%) Waterfall
4 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (75.68%) WebSphere
5 28 (75.68%) MVC
5 28 (75.68%) Finance
5 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (75.68%) WebSphere MQ
5 28 (75.68%) IBM
5 28 (75.68%) UML
5 28 (75.68%) ETL
5 28 (75.68%) Toad
5 28 (75.68%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (72.97%) Oracle
7 22 (59.46%) IIS
7 22 (59.46%) Tomcat
8 21 (56.76%) SOA
8 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 20 (54.05%) C#

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (75.68%) WebSphere
2 22 (59.46%) IIS
2 22 (59.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) S/MIME
1 15 (40.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (94.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (75.68%) Toad
General
1 28 (75.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
1 35 (94.59%) ASP.NET
2 29 (78.38%) Middleware
2 29 (78.38%) XML
3 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (75.68%) WebSphere MQ
4 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (18.92%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) AS400
3 4 (10.81%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Root Cause Analysis
2 30 (81.08%) ITIL
2 30 (81.08%) Release Management
3 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (78.38%) Waterfall
4 28 (75.68%) ETL
4 28 (75.68%) MVC
4 28 (75.68%) UML
5 21 (56.76%) SOA
6 15 (40.54%) Data Security
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
8 6 (16.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.70%) Business Development
9 1 (2.70%) ERP
9 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 20 (54.05%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) IBM
2 27 (72.97%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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