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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 425 425 428
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 18 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.084% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.088% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 17
Average salary £37,500 £31,349 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.62% -16.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Surrey +22 9 £30,000 -3.22%
Berkshire +12 8 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire -7 1 £24,500 -20.96%
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (74.19%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
5 11 (35.48%) Office 365
6 9 (29.03%) WebEx
6 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (29.03%) DNS
7 8 (25.81%) Java
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
7 8 (25.81%) SIEM
7 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (25.81%) ZeroMQ
8 7 (22.58%) German Language
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Network Security
10 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) DHCP
10 5 (16.13%) Information Security
10 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
10 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.90%) Analytics
11 4 (12.90%) Customer Analytics
11 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (12.90%) VMware
11 4 (12.90%) WMI
11 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
11 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.90%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Movex
1 3 (9.68%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
1 9 (29.03%) WebEx
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 4 (12.90%) LDAP
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) German Language
2 4 (12.90%) Spanish Language
2 4 (12.90%) French Language
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) SIEM
2 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
2 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.13%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Customer Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Document Management
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) CAFM
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) vSphere
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Lotus
3 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
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