The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 427 441 419
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 37 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.078% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 13
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £47,250 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
Applications Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the South East

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 23 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +3 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Berkshire +1 5 £32,500 -25.71% 1
Kent - 3 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire +10 1 £64,000 +29.29%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 62 (80.52%) SQL
2 55 (71.43%) Linux
3 53 (68.83%) Windows
4 49 (63.64%) Oracle
5 48 (62.34%) Windows Server
6 34 (44.16%) ERP
6 34 (44.16%) BusinessObjects
7 32 (41.56%) SharePoint
8 28 (36.36%) Hyperion
9 24 (31.17%) CRM
10 19 (24.68%) EDI
11 18 (23.38%) SOLIDWORKS
12 17 (22.08%) Baan
13 16 (20.78%) Tripwire
13 16 (20.78%) Oracle Linux
13 16 (20.78%) Concur
14 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
15 7 (9.09%) ITIL
15 7 (9.09%) Java
16 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
16 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
16 6 (7.79%) Finance
17 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
17 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
17 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
17 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
17 5 (6.49%) DNS
17 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
17 5 (6.49%) Apache
17 5 (6.49%) HTML

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (41.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.49%) Apache
4 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (23.38%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) DNS
2 4 (5.19%) Network Security
3 3 (3.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (3.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (3.90%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) DHCP
4 2 (2.60%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) SMS
5 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.30%) WAN
5 1 (1.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.60%) Essbase
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.30%) Front Office
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) EDI
2 5 (6.49%) CSS
2 5 (6.49%) HTML
3 4 (5.19%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (3.90%) J2EE
4 3 (3.90%) Middleware
4 3 (3.90%) XML
5 2 (2.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Clustering
1 3 (3.90%) Replication
2 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (71.43%) Linux
2 53 (68.83%) Windows
3 48 (62.34%) Windows Server
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Unix
6 3 (3.90%) CentOS
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) ERP
2 24 (31.17%) CRM
3 7 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (5.19%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.19%) Presales
4 4 (5.19%) SIEM
5 3 (3.90%) ITSM
5 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.90%) Service Management
6 2 (2.60%) DevOps
6 2 (2.60%) Information Security
6 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.60%) Transition Management
6 2 (2.60%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (1.30%) Line Management
7 1 (1.30%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (80.52%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) Perl
5 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.60%) VBA
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
1 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 49 (63.64%) Oracle
2 28 (36.36%) Hyperion
3 17 (22.08%) Baan
4 16 (20.78%) Concur
4 16 (20.78%) Tripwire
5 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.19%) VMware
7 3 (3.90%) F5
8 1 (1.30%) Citrix
8 1 (1.30%) Cognos
Kent
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