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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 429 419 422
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 19 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.091% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.096% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 17
Average salary £31,349 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £45,000 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +31.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 1 August 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
Hampshire -14 9 £31,000 -17.33%
Kent - 5 £32,500 - 2
Surrey - 4 £30,500 -
Berkshire -2 1 £36,000 -12.72%
Applications Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) Windows
3 19 (46.34%) Oracle
4 18 (43.90%) Linux
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
6 15 (36.59%) ITIL
7 13 (31.71%) DNS
7 13 (31.71%) Citrix
8 12 (29.27%) MySQL
9 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
9 11 (26.83%) Java
9 11 (26.83%) LAMP
10 10 (24.39%) IIS
10 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (21.95%) DHCP
11 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
11 9 (21.95%) MCSE
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (21.95%) VMware
11 9 (21.95%) Clustering
11 9 (21.95%) Requirements Management
11 9 (21.95%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (21.95%) Network Security
11 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
11 9 (21.95%) XenDesktop
11 9 (21.95%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (24.39%) IIS
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.76%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Documentum
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (12.20%) SAP ERP
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) DNS
2 9 (21.95%) DHCP
2 9 (21.95%) Network Security
3 5 (12.20%) Internet
4 4 (9.76%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (4.88%) SS7
6 1 (2.44%) SMPP
6 1 (2.44%) TCAP
6 1 (2.44%) SCCP
6 1 (2.44%) INAP
6 1 (2.44%) HTTP
6 1 (2.44%) SMS
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) M3UA
6 1 (2.44%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Automotive
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) LAMP
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) SOAP
4 3 (7.32%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Kindle
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
5 8 (19.51%) UNIX
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Requirements Management
2 9 (21.95%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Document Management
3 6 (14.63%) CRM
3 6 (14.63%) ERP
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.32%) ITSM
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Process Management
8 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Business Development
8 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) C++
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (21.95%) MCSE
2 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) RHCE
3 3 (7.32%) CCNA
3 3 (7.32%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) XenDesktop
3 5 (12.20%) XenApp
3 5 (12.20%) XenServer
4 4 (9.76%) NFS
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Citrix
3 9 (21.95%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) SAP
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) Redknee
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper
6 3 (7.32%) Sun
7 2 (4.88%) Informatica
7 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
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