The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 402 443 456
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 33 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.083% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.086% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 19
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
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
17682 19816 21539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.60% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14954 16355 16827
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +9 12 £43,750 +6.06%
Berkshire +8 9 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire +3 8 £30,500 +24.48%
Surrey +24 2 £24,500 -18.33%
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £25,000 +13.63%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Applications Support Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 52 (85.25%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
3 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
4 20 (32.79%) ITIL
5 19 (31.15%) IIS
5 19 (31.15%) Data Security
6 18 (29.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (29.51%) SharePoint
7 17 (27.87%) .NET
8 16 (26.23%) Windows
8 16 (26.23%) Windows Server
9 14 (22.95%) CRM
10 11 (18.03%) Document Management
11 10 (16.39%) PRINCE
11 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
11 10 (16.39%) Finance
11 10 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM
12 9 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (13.11%) Degree
13 8 (13.11%) Japanese Language
13 8 (13.11%) Change Control
13 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
14 6 (9.84%) Project Management
14 6 (9.84%) Linux
14 6 (9.84%) SOAP
14 6 (9.84%) XML
14 6 (9.84%) XSL
14 6 (9.84%) XSLT
14 6 (9.84%) SAP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (31.15%) IIS
2 18 (29.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (9.84%) SAP MDM
3 5 (8.20%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Firewall
1 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.92%) Big Data
3 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Japanese Language
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Games
3 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.84%) SOAP
3 6 (9.84%) XML
3 6 (9.84%) XSL
3 6 (9.84%) XSLT
4 4 (6.56%) COM
5 3 (4.92%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (3.28%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
1 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
1 16 (26.23%) Windows Server
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) CentOS
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) ITIL
2 19 (31.15%) Data Security
3 14 (22.95%) CRM
4 11 (18.03%) Document Management
5 10 (16.39%) PRINCE
6 9 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.11%) Change Control
8 6 (9.84%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (9.84%) Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Workflow
8 6 (9.84%) Workflow Management
9 4 (6.56%) Release Management
10 3 (4.92%) Analytics
10 3 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.92%) Presales
10 3 (4.92%) SIEM
11 2 (3.28%) B2B
11 2 (3.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.92%) Apple
4 3 (4.92%) Google
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
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