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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 423 441 423
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 18 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.061% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.064% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 11
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
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 £62,750 £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
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 29 May 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 +33 10 £30,000 +53.84% 2
Berkshire +7 3 £42,500 +3.03% 2
West Sussex - 3 £32,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 - -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) SharePoint
4 12 (41.38%) Office 365
5 6 (20.69%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Java
6 5 (17.24%) .NET
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.79%) C#
7 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Internet
7 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Cyber Security
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Subversion
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (10.34%) Infor M3
8 3 (10.34%) Document Management
8 3 (10.34%) Movex
8 3 (10.34%) Service Management
8 3 (10.34%) ITSM
8 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (10.34%) ZeroMQ
8 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (10.34%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (55.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Infor M3
1 3 (10.34%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) German Language
2 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.90%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) XML
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware
6 1 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) XSD
6 1 (3.45%) XSL
6 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
1 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
1 4 (13.79%) Cyber Security
1 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) Document Management
2 3 (10.34%) Service Management
2 3 (10.34%) ITSM
2 3 (10.34%) SIEM
2 3 (10.34%) ERP
3 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
4 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Lotus
1 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.90%) Charles River
2 2 (6.90%) FactSet
2 2 (6.90%) Sophis
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