The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 432 421 421
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 19 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.077% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.081% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 16
Average salary £31,349 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £45,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-17.72% +29.50%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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
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 25 July 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
Hampshire 0 10 £31,000 -17.33%
Kent - 5 £32,500 -
Surrey - 3 £31,000 -
Berkshire +5 1 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Linux
4 19 (43.18%) Oracle
5 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
6 15 (34.09%) ITIL
7 13 (29.55%) MySQL
7 13 (29.55%) DNS
7 13 (29.55%) Citrix
8 12 (27.27%) LAMP
9 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (25.00%) IIS
9 11 (25.00%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
11 9 (20.45%) DHCP
11 9 (20.45%) MCSE
11 9 (20.45%) UNIX
11 9 (20.45%) VMware
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (20.45%) Clustering
11 9 (20.45%) Requirements Management
11 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (20.45%) Network Security
11 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
11 9 (20.45%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (25.00%) IIS
2 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.64%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.27%) Documentum
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (11.36%) SAP ERP
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 9 (20.45%) DHCP
2 9 (20.45%) Network Security
3 6 (13.64%) Internet
4 4 (9.09%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (4.55%) SS7
6 1 (2.27%) SMPP
6 1 (2.27%) TCAP
6 1 (2.27%) SCCP
6 1 (2.27%) INAP
6 1 (2.27%) HTTP
6 1 (2.27%) SMS
6 1 (2.27%) VoIP
6 1 (2.27%) SCTP
6 1 (2.27%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Automotive
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) LAMP
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) SOAP
4 4 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) WinForms
6 1 (2.27%) Java EE
6 1 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Kindle
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Linux
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 8
4 9 (20.45%) UNIX
5 4 (9.09%) Solaris
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Requirements Management
2 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (15.91%) CRM
3 7 (15.91%) ERP
4 6 (13.64%) Document Management
5 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) ITSM
7 1 (2.27%) Workflow
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) Process Management
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Business Development
7 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
5 4 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.27%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) VB6
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) MCSE
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) RHCE
3 3 (6.82%) JNCIA
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
3 5 (11.36%) XenApp
3 5 (11.36%) XenServer
4 4 (9.09%) NFS
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 13 (29.55%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.64%) SAP
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.09%) Redknee
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco
7 3 (6.82%) Juniper
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) Informatica
8 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago