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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
England / South East
Rank 188 171 201
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 242 371 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.63% 1.93% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.99% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 217 325 271
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

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
14390 18609 19794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.76% 96.74% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11930 15826 16062
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +14 79 £37,250 -12.35% 8
Hampshire -1 37 £28,500 -28.75% 4
Surrey -12 36 £36,250 +11.53% 5
Buckinghamshire +27 26 £30,000 - 4
West Sussex -29 22 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Oxfordshire +16 11 £32,500 -13.33% 8
East Sussex +20 10 £27,500 -24.13%
Kent +8 8 £34,000 +6.05% 1
Sussex +6 5 £27,500 -41.48%
Middlesex - 3 £37,500 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 281 (49.65%) SQL
2 199 (35.16%) Windows
3 187 (33.04%) SQL Server
4 149 (26.33%) Microsoft
5 121 (21.38%) Finance
6 112 (19.79%) .NET
6 112 (19.79%) ITIL
6 112 (19.79%) MS Excel
7 105 (18.55%) Windows Server
8 99 (17.49%) Linux
9 89 (15.72%) Oracle
10 85 (15.02%) Degree
11 77 (13.60%) CRM
12 63 (11.13%) Java
13 60 (10.60%) T-SQL
14 57 (10.07%) SharePoint
14 57 (10.07%) Active Directory
15 55 (9.72%) C#
16 54 (9.54%) XML
16 54 (9.54%) SLA
17 52 (9.19%) JavaScript
17 52 (9.19%) IIS
18 51 (9.01%) ERP
19 50 (8.83%) HTML
20 48 (8.48%) Retail
21 47 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
22 43 (7.60%) MS Office
22 43 (7.60%) TCP/IP
23 41 (7.24%) WebSphere
24 39 (6.89%) Tomcat

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 57 (10.07%) SharePoint
2 52 (9.19%) IIS
3 41 (7.24%) WebSphere
4 39 (6.89%) Tomcat
5 35 (6.18%) Apache
6 30 (5.30%) JBoss
7 26 (4.59%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (3.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 17 (3.00%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.88%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.71%) CMS
11 4 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.53%) Confluence
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.53%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 112 (19.79%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.60%) MS Office
3 9 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.06%) MS Project
5 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.06%) Magento
4 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.71%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.53%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.35%) HFM
6 2 (0.35%) Infor LN
6 2 (0.35%) Maximo
6 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.71%) SaaS
2 21 (3.71%) Office 365
3 14 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.60%) TCP/IP
2 36 (6.36%) Firewall
3 21 (3.71%) DNS
4 18 (3.18%) HTTP
5 17 (3.00%) SSL
6 15 (2.65%) Internet
7 14 (2.47%) LDAP
8 13 (2.30%) NAS
8 13 (2.30%) SAN
9 12 (2.12%) SMTP
10 7 (1.24%) CTI
11 5 (0.88%) VPN
12 4 (0.71%) Network Security
12 4 (0.71%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.53%) Intranet
13 3 (0.53%) WebEx
14 2 (0.35%) NetScaler
15 1 (0.18%) DHCP
15 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (33.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.30%) MySQL
2 30 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 24 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.18%) Oracle Discoverer
5 18 (3.18%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.94%) DB2
9 9 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.24%) InfluxDB
12 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (2.30%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.12%) JIRA
4 6 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.53%) Hudson
6 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.53%) JUnit
6 3 (0.53%) Selenium
7 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.18%) Toad
8 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
General
1 121 (21.38%) Finance
2 48 (8.48%) Retail
3 16 (2.83%) Banking
4 14 (2.47%) Back Office
5 11 (1.94%) Dutch Language
6 7 (1.24%) Marketing
7 5 (0.88%) French Language
7 5 (0.88%) International Banking
7 5 (0.88%) Publishing
7 5 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.53%) Games
8 3 (0.53%) German Language
8 3 (0.53%) Law
9 2 (0.35%) Advertising
9 2 (0.35%) Automotive
9 2 (0.35%) Billing
9 2 (0.35%) Legal
9 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.35%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (19.79%) .NET
2 54 (9.54%) XML
3 50 (8.83%) HTML
4 36 (6.36%) CSS
4 36 (6.36%) Middleware
5 31 (5.48%) ASP.NET
6 22 (3.89%) Web Services
7 17 (3.00%) LAMP
8 15 (2.65%) jQuery
9 14 (2.47%) J2EE
9 14 (2.47%) XSLT
10 13 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (1.77%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.59%) JSON
12 9 (1.59%) XML Messaging
13 7 (1.24%) EDI
14 6 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (1.06%) COM
14 6 (1.06%) Spring
15 5 (0.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.53%) EPoS
5 14 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.30%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.12%) AS400
7 12 (2.12%) PMI
8 11 (1.94%) iSeries
8 11 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.88%) FMCG
11 4 (0.71%) Derivative
11 4 (0.71%) Fintech
11 4 (0.71%) PACS
11 4 (0.71%) Xbox
12 3 (0.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 199 (35.16%) Windows
2 105 (18.55%) Windows Server
3 99 (17.49%) Linux
4 36 (6.36%) Apple iOS
5 33 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (5.30%) Android
6 30 (5.30%) Unix
7 26 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (3.18%) CentOS
8 18 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.06%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.53%) Solaris
14 1 (0.18%) AIX
14 1 (0.18%) OS/390
14 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (19.79%) ITIL
2 77 (13.60%) CRM
3 51 (9.01%) ERP
4 34 (6.01%) Analytics
5 33 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (5.48%) Incident Management
7 30 (5.30%) Service Management
8 28 (4.95%) Configuration Management
9 26 (4.59%) Mentoring
10 24 (4.24%) Problem Management
11 22 (3.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (3.71%) Change Control
12 21 (3.71%) Change Management
12 21 (3.71%) PRINCE2
13 19 (3.36%) Mobile Device Management
14 18 (3.18%) Service Delivery
14 18 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (3.00%) Project Management
16 16 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (2.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 281 (49.65%) SQL
2 63 (11.13%) Java
3 60 (10.60%) T-SQL
4 55 (9.72%) C#
5 52 (9.19%) JavaScript
6 31 (5.48%) PL/SQL
7 20 (3.53%) Perl
8 19 (3.36%) Bash Shell
9 18 (3.18%) C
9 18 (3.18%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.18%) Shell Script
10 13 (2.30%) VB
10 13 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 10 (1.77%) PHP
12 9 (1.59%) RPG
12 9 (1.59%) RPG IV
13 8 (1.41%) C++
14 7 (1.24%) Python
14 7 (1.24%) VBA
15 5 (0.88%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 85 (15.02%) Degree
2 17 (3.00%) CISSP
3 14 (2.47%) CEH
4 12 (2.12%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.94%) GCIA
5 11 (1.94%) MCP
5 11 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.06%) GCIH
7 6 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.06%) MCSA
8 5 (0.88%) HND
8 5 (0.88%) MCSE
8 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.71%) CISA
9 4 (0.71%) GNVQ
10 3 (0.53%) MCITP
10 3 (0.53%) MCTS
11 2 (0.35%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.54%) SLA
2 22 (3.89%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.18%) QA
4 6 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (10.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (1.94%) IMail Server
4 7 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.71%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.35%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.35%) XenApp
9 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.35%) XenServer
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (2.30%) OpenAM
1 13 (2.30%) Puppet
2 11 (1.94%) Grafana
3 5 (0.88%) SCCM
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (0.71%) Nessus
5 3 (0.53%) WSUS
6 2 (0.35%) Graphite
6 2 (0.35%) Kibana
6 2 (0.35%) SCOM
7 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 149 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 89 (15.72%) Oracle
3 30 (5.30%) IBM
4 25 (4.42%) Citrix
4 25 (4.42%) SolarWinds
5 21 (3.71%) Red Hat
6 18 (3.18%) VMware
7 16 (2.83%) Sun
8 14 (2.47%) Forcepoint
8 14 (2.47%) LANDesk
8 14 (2.47%) Tripwire
9 11 (1.94%) Dynatrace
9 11 (1.94%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.59%) Sage
12 8 (1.41%) LogRhythm
12 8 (1.41%) SAP
12 8 (1.41%) Sybase
13 7 (1.24%) Cognos
14 6 (1.06%) Splunk
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