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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 46 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.61% 2.96% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 3.00% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 3
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.77% -0.76%
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
507 500 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.41% 98.62% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 419 420 544
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Slough

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) SQL
1 22 (81.48%) UNIX
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Oracle
3 18 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 18 (66.67%) CRM
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 13 (48.15%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
7 8 (29.63%) SOAP
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) .NET
8 7 (25.93%) Line Management
8 7 (25.93%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
10 4 (14.81%) ERP
10 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 3 (11.11%) XML
11 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.11%) AAT
12 2 (7.41%) Time Management
12 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
13 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
13 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
13 1 (3.70%) JSP
13 1 (3.70%) J2EE

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) SOAP
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) JSP
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) UNIX
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) CRM
2 7 (25.93%) Line Management
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.81%) ERP
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Delphi
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) Pascal
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) AAT
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.70%) Remedy
2 1 (3.70%) IBM