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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 438 418 426
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 11 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.069% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.073% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 14
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,690 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
20950 20661 21910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.17% 94.86% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16767 16813 19004
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
Berkshire +17 10 £40,000 +15.10%
Surrey -15 1 £27,500 -10.13% 1
Hampshire -18 1 - -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Oracle
4 12 (40.00%) SaaS
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) Citrix
6 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) Service Management
7 9 (30.00%) Change Management
7 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
8 8 (26.67%) IIS
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (23.33%) DHCP
9 7 (23.33%) DNS
9 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
9 7 (23.33%) MCSE
9 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
9 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 7 (23.33%) Network Security
9 7 (23.33%) Requirements Management
9 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (23.33%) LAMP
9 7 (23.33%) VMware
9 7 (23.33%) Clustering
9 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
9 7 (23.33%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DHCP
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
1 7 (23.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) LAMP
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) COM
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Kindle
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (23.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) CentOS
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Service Management
2 9 (30.00%) Change Management
3 7 (23.33%) Requirements Management
3 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) OpenUP
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) C++
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) MCSE
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Redknee
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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