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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 416 454 461
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 27 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.063% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 20
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
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
18646 20686 23010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 96.91% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15875 16528 18398
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +6 12 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Hampshire - 8 £30,250 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 57 (90.48%) SQL
2 34 (53.97%) Windows
3 33 (52.38%) Oracle
4 32 (50.79%) Windows Server
5 31 (49.21%) Linux
6 21 (33.33%) CRM
7 19 (30.16%) SharePoint
8 17 (26.98%) ERP
9 16 (25.40%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.63%) IIS
11 13 (20.63%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (19.05%) Hyperion
13 10 (15.87%) Finance
14 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 8 (12.70%) Data Security
15 8 (12.70%) EDI
16 7 (11.11%) ITIL
16 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (7.94%) Tripwire
17 5 (7.94%) Concur
17 5 (7.94%) XML
17 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
17 5 (7.94%) SOLIDWORKS
17 5 (7.94%) Baan
18 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
18 4 (6.35%) .NET
19 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
19 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008

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 (30.16%) SharePoint
2 13 (20.63%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (3.17%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) SMS
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) Essbase
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.59%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Electronics
2 1 (1.59%) Japanese Language
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) EDI
2 5 (7.94%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) .NET
4 3 (4.76%) CSS
4 3 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) XSL
5 2 (3.17%) XSLT
6 1 (1.59%) J2EE
6 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) Clustering
2 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 32 (50.79%) Windows Server
3 31 (49.21%) Linux
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Unix
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) CRM
2 17 (26.98%) ERP
3 8 (12.70%) Data Security
4 7 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (3.17%) Project Management
5 2 (3.17%) Workflow
5 2 (3.17%) Workflow Management
6 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.59%) Document Management
6 1 (1.59%) Line Management
6 1 (1.59%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (90.48%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) VBA
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
5 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Oracle
2 12 (19.05%) Hyperion
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) Baan
4 5 (7.94%) Concur
4 5 (7.94%) Tripwire
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos
7 1 (1.59%) F5
7 1 (1.59%) Infor
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