The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 424 432 418
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 27 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.048% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.051% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 18
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £37,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22793 21681 23299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.00% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18221 17944 20143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 10 £34,000 -15.00%
Surrey - 10 £19,500 -
Hampshire 0 4 £41,250 +10.00%
East Sussex - 3 - -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
5 13 (31.71%) Linux
6 10 (24.39%) Java
6 10 (24.39%) UNIX
6 10 (24.39%) Digital Media
7 9 (21.95%) HTML
7 9 (21.95%) Oracle
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (17.07%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.07%) Internet
10 6 (14.63%) XML
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) Apache
11 5 (12.20%) C#
11 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
11 5 (12.20%) SaaS
12 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
12 4 (9.76%) SIGTRAN
12 4 (9.76%) Retail
12 4 (9.76%) Redknee
12 4 (9.76%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (9.76%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Documentum
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) SS7
4 1 (2.44%) SMPP
4 1 (2.44%) TCAP
4 1 (2.44%) SCCP
4 1 (2.44%) INAP
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) SMS
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) SCTP
4 1 (2.44%) 4G
4 1 (2.44%) M3UA
4 1 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) XML
3 4 (9.76%) SOAP
4 3 (7.32%) LAMP
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) WinForms
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
3 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.88%) Change Management
4 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) CRM
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Process Management
5 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) Document Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Management
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.88%) VB6
6 2 (4.88%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) RHCE
2 3 (7.32%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) NFS
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Redknee
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper
4 3 (7.32%) Sun
5 2 (4.88%) Informatica
5 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss