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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 426 412 422
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 12 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.056% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 15
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -9.41%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
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 £38,500
% 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +12 7 £42,500 +73.46% 1
Surrey -2 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Hampshire -27 2 £49,500 +26.92%
East Sussex - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) ITIL
3 12 (46.15%) SaaS
4 9 (34.62%) Service Management
4 9 (34.62%) Change Management
4 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 5 (19.23%) Citrix
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) Solaris
7 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 4 (15.38%) Redknee
7 4 (15.38%) CentOS
7 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (15.38%) OpenUP
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 3 (11.54%) PHP
8 3 (11.54%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Solaris
3 4 (15.38%) CentOS
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Service Management
2 9 (34.62%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) OpenUP
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) C++
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) XenServer
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Redknee
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago