The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 129 147 174
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 459 448 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.53% 2.10% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 2.17% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 424 387 344
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,175 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Applications Support
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
17609 20683 22587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.12% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14995 16855 18247
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Support
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the South East region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in the South East

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Applications Support
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire +52 144 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Hampshire +13 88 £30,500 +22.00% 9
Surrey -34 73 £33,500 +21.81% 9
West Sussex +28 54 £40,000 +29.03% 4
Oxfordshire +6 39 £32,750 +9.16% 7
East Sussex -4 27 £25,000 -22.48% 1
Buckinghamshire +36 19 £33,000 -12.00% 3
Kent +25 14 £30,000 -29.41%
Sussex - 1 £30,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Applications Support 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 in the job title.

1 493 (58.62%) SQL
2 299 (35.55%) SQL Server
3 267 (31.75%) Windows
4 238 (28.30%) .NET
5 210 (24.97%) Microsoft
6 199 (23.66%) ITIL
7 190 (22.59%) Finance
8 170 (20.21%) Oracle
9 155 (18.43%) MS Excel
10 138 (16.41%) Linux
11 130 (15.46%) IIS
12 125 (14.86%) JavaScript
13 124 (14.74%) Degree
14 115 (13.67%) Windows Server
15 110 (13.08%) CRM
16 95 (11.30%) ASP.NET
17 92 (10.94%) XML
18 88 (10.46%) C#
19 87 (10.34%) Java
20 85 (10.11%) SharePoint
21 84 (9.99%) HTML
21 84 (9.99%) WebSphere
22 83 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
23 73 (8.68%) CSS
23 73 (8.68%) Tomcat
24 71 (8.44%) SLA
25 69 (8.20%) SaaS
25 69 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
26 68 (8.09%) Web Services
27 67 (7.97%) Agile Software Development

Applications Support 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
1 130 (15.46%) IIS
2 85 (10.11%) SharePoint
3 84 (9.99%) WebSphere
4 73 (8.68%) Tomcat
5 58 (6.90%) JBoss
6 54 (6.42%) Apache
7 43 (5.11%) WebLogic
8 38 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
9 35 (4.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 13 (1.55%) CMS
11 10 (1.19%) nginx
12 6 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.71%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.59%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.59%) Jetty
14 4 (0.48%) Moodle
14 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.48%) Totara
15 3 (0.36%) Kentico
15 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 155 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.40%) MS Office
3 10 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.59%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 33 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.07%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 7 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (0.83%) SAP MDM
5 6 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.71%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.59%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.24%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.24%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.24%) Tesseract
9 2 (0.24%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 69 (8.20%) SaaS
2 42 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.02%) Office 365
4 6 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.02%) Firewall
2 53 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 47 (5.59%) LDAP
4 39 (4.64%) HTTP
5 36 (4.28%) NAS
6 29 (3.45%) SAN
7 23 (2.73%) SSL
8 18 (2.14%) SMTP
9 16 (1.90%) DNS
10 15 (1.78%) Internet
11 10 (1.19%) FTP
12 9 (1.07%) NetScaler
13 5 (0.59%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.59%) VPN
13 5 (0.59%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.48%) S/MIME
15 3 (0.36%) DHCP
15 3 (0.36%) Extranet
15 3 (0.36%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (35.55%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.85%) MySQL
3 58 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 37 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.19%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.59%) Big Data
14 5 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
16 2 (0.24%) DB2
16 2 (0.24%) Informix
16 2 (0.24%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (2.85%) Toad
1 24 (2.85%) Visual Studio
2 13 (1.55%) Subversion
3 9 (1.07%) JIRA
4 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.48%) Gradle
7 3 (0.36%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.12%) Maven
General
1 190 (22.59%) Finance
2 27 (3.21%) Retail
3 24 (2.85%) Banking
4 21 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.66%) Dutch Language
7 13 (1.55%) French Language
7 13 (1.55%) Law
8 9 (1.07%) Electronics
9 8 (0.95%) German Language
9 8 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.95%) Publishing
10 7 (0.83%) Games
10 7 (0.83%) Legal
11 6 (0.71%) Advertising
11 6 (0.71%) Back Office
11 6 (0.71%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.59%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.48%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (28.30%) .NET
2 95 (11.30%) ASP.NET
3 92 (10.94%) XML
4 84 (9.99%) HTML
5 73 (8.68%) CSS
6 68 (8.09%) Web Services
7 49 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (5.83%) Middleware
8 45 (5.35%) LAMP
9 43 (5.11%) WebSphere MQ
10 35 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 31 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 31 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 27 (3.21%) XSLT
13 23 (2.73%) jQuery
14 14 (1.66%) SOAP
15 13 (1.55%) EDI
16 10 (1.19%) Ajax
17 8 (0.95%) COM
17 8 (0.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 49 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.21%) Driving Licence
4 27 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 19 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 16 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.78%) Physics
8 9 (1.07%) NHS
8 9 (1.07%) PMI
9 7 (0.83%) iSeries
10 6 (0.71%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.59%) Chemistry
11 5 (0.59%) Clustering
11 5 (0.59%) PACS
12 4 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.48%) Fintech
12 4 (0.48%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.48%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 267 (31.75%) Windows
2 138 (16.41%) Linux
3 115 (13.67%) Windows Server
4 57 (6.78%) Unix
5 38 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.31%) CentOS
8 11 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (1.07%) Android
9 9 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (23.66%) ITIL
2 110 (13.08%) CRM
3 69 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 67 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (7.85%) ERP
6 50 (5.95%) MVC
6 50 (5.95%) SOA
7 45 (5.35%) Waterfall
8 43 (5.11%) Problem Management
9 39 (4.64%) ETL
10 38 (4.52%) UML
11 35 (4.16%) Web Operations
12 34 (4.04%) Service Delivery
13 32 (3.80%) Change Control
14 31 (3.69%) Data Security
14 31 (3.69%) Release Management
15 28 (3.33%) Change Management
16 27 (3.21%) Incident Management
17 25 (2.97%) Project Management
18 24 (2.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 493 (58.62%) SQL
2 125 (14.86%) JavaScript
3 88 (10.46%) C#
4 87 (10.34%) Java
5 55 (6.54%) PowerShell
6 46 (5.47%) Perl
7 40 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 26 (3.09%) Bash Shell
9 23 (2.73%) VB
10 20 (2.38%) PHP
11 17 (2.02%) C++
12 16 (1.90%) VB.NET
13 13 (1.55%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.55%) VBScript
14 11 (1.31%) VB6
15 10 (1.19%) C
15 10 (1.19%) Python
15 10 (1.19%) VC++
16 7 (0.83%) VBA
17 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 124 (14.74%) Degree
2 31 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.24%) AAT
8 2 (0.24%) ACCA
8 2 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.24%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.24%) MCITP
8 2 (0.24%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) CCNA
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.12%) MCP
9 1 (0.12%) MCSA
9 1 (0.12%) MCTS
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (8.44%) SLA
2 14 (1.66%) QA
3 13 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.24%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 35 (4.16%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.66%) IMail Server
5 9 (1.07%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.07%) XenApp
5 9 (1.07%) XenServer
6 8 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.83%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.59%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.59%) Xen
9 4 (0.48%) qmail
9 4 (0.48%) Squid
9 4 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (4.28%) Puppet
2 32 (3.80%) OpenAM
3 7 (0.83%) logstash
3 7 (0.83%) Nagios
3 7 (0.83%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.48%) Cacti
4 4 (0.48%) collectd
4 4 (0.48%) Ganglia
4 4 (0.48%) Graphite
5 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.36%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.24%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.24%) Icinga
6 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 210 (24.97%) Microsoft
2 170 (20.21%) Oracle
3 54 (6.42%) VMware
4 47 (5.59%) Citrix
5 39 (4.64%) Red Hat
6 37 (4.40%) Sun
7 27 (3.21%) SAP
8 23 (2.73%) IBM
9 16 (1.90%) HP
9 16 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.78%) Hyperion
11 12 (1.43%) Remedy
12 9 (1.07%) Baan
12 9 (1.07%) JD Edwards
12 9 (1.07%) Splunk
13 7 (0.83%) Cisco
13 7 (0.83%) Sybase
14 6 (0.71%) Siebel
14 6 (0.71%) Tableau
15 5 (0.59%) Adobe
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + shift bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Pension, Life Cover etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
KPRS
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum BUPA Denplan Pension Income Protection Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,982 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago