The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 168 169 161
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 360 347 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.52% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.60% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 302 312 319
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 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
Surrey -5 81 £37,000 -7.50% 9
Buckinghamshire +23 78 £34,000 +3.03% 8
Berkshire -16 76 £27,500 -21.42% 8
Oxfordshire +2 35 £28,500 -5.00% 2
Hampshire -14 35 £26,500 -7.01% 2
West Sussex -6 23 £30,000 -9.77% 2
East Sussex +8 21 £23,500 -18.26% 1
Kent -25 6 £32,721 -2.32%
Middlesex 0 5 £41,250 +11.48%
Sussex -5 1 £30,000 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 339 (54.33%) SQL
2 241 (38.62%) Windows
3 224 (35.90%) SQL Server
4 199 (31.89%) Microsoft
5 155 (24.84%) ITIL
6 130 (20.83%) .NET
7 119 (19.07%) MS Excel
8 113 (18.11%) Oracle
9 103 (16.51%) Degree
10 98 (15.71%) C#
11 96 (15.38%) Finance
12 95 (15.22%) Linux
13 91 (14.58%) HTML
14 90 (14.42%) JavaScript
15 82 (13.14%) IIS
16 77 (12.34%) UNIX
17 69 (11.06%) MS Office
18 61 (9.78%) XML
19 60 (9.62%) SLA
20 58 (9.29%) Java
21 53 (8.49%) T-SQL
21 53 (8.49%) CSS
22 50 (8.01%) ASP.NET
22 50 (8.01%) Windows Server 2003
23 46 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
24 43 (6.89%) Active Directory
25 42 (6.73%) CRM
25 42 (6.73%) Windows XP
25 42 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
26 41 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (13.14%) IIS
2 31 (4.97%) Apache
3 28 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.24%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.76%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.28%) CMS
8 7 (1.12%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.80%) WordPress
11 4 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.64%) Kentico
11 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.48%) Drupal
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.48%) JRun
12 3 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 119 (19.07%) MS Excel
2 69 (11.06%) MS Office
3 17 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.16%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.28%) Academy Housing
3 8 (1.28%) arcHouse
4 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.64%) Magento
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.48%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.48%) Agresso
7 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.32%) Retail-J
7 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.16%) SmartPlant
8 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.16%) Maximo
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.08%) SaaS
2 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.29%) Internet
2 23 (3.69%) SMTP
3 22 (3.53%) HTTP
4 19 (3.04%) TCP/IP
5 17 (2.72%) Firewall
6 16 (2.56%) DNS
7 11 (1.76%) SAN
7 11 (1.76%) LDAP
8 8 (1.28%) VPN
9 7 (1.12%) FTP
10 6 (0.96%) POP3
10 6 (0.96%) DHCP
11 5 (0.80%) ADSL
11 5 (0.80%) Broadband
12 4 (0.64%) LAN
12 4 (0.64%) SIGTRAN
13 3 (0.48%) SSH
13 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.48%) VoIP
13 3 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 41 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (6.09%) Relational Database
5 34 (5.45%) MySQL
6 30 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
8 21 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (2.24%) DB2
10 13 (2.08%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.96%) MS Access
12 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.80%) EDRMS
14 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.48%) Ingres
15 3 (0.48%) SAP BI
16 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (6.57%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.44%) MSI
3 9 (1.44%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.64%) Subversion
4 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.16%) Hudson
6 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.16%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.16%) jMock
6 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.16%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.16%) Ant
6 1 (0.16%) JUnit
General
1 96 (15.38%) Finance
2 20 (3.21%) Telecoms
2 20 (3.21%) Marketing
2 20 (3.21%) Retail
3 13 (2.08%) German Language
4 12 (1.92%) Back Office
5 10 (1.60%) French Language
6 9 (1.44%) Front Office
6 9 (1.44%) Law
7 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.80%) Dutch Language
9 4 (0.64%) Automotive
10 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Military
11 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 2 (0.32%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Banking
11 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (20.83%) .NET
2 91 (14.58%) HTML
3 61 (9.78%) XML
4 53 (8.49%) CSS
5 50 (8.01%) ASP.NET
6 22 (3.53%) jQuery
7 20 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (2.56%) Ajax
9 13 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (2.08%) WCF
10 12 (1.92%) SOAP
10 12 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (1.76%) Middleware
12 10 (1.60%) XSLT
12 10 (1.60%) Web Services
12 10 (1.60%) J2EE
13 9 (1.44%) JSP
13 9 (1.44%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.12%) LAMP
15 6 (0.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 19 (3.04%) Clustering
3 18 (2.88%) Statistics
4 16 (2.56%) Derivative
5 14 (2.24%) LIMS
6 13 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.60%) Replication
9 7 (1.12%) EPoS
10 6 (0.96%) EFT
10 6 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.64%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.64%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.64%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.48%) Social Media
12 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.32%) GIS
13 2 (0.32%) NHS
13 2 (0.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 241 (38.62%) Windows
2 95 (15.22%) Linux
3 77 (12.34%) UNIX
4 50 (8.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (6.73%) Windows XP
7 26 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.76%) Windows 2000
10 9 (1.44%) Solaris
11 6 (0.96%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.64%) FreeBSD
12 4 (0.64%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.48%) CentOS
14 2 (0.32%) AIX
14 2 (0.32%) HPUX
14 2 (0.32%) Android
14 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (24.84%) ITIL
2 42 (6.73%) CRM
3 34 (5.45%) Service Delivery
4 33 (5.29%) Software Engineering
5 30 (4.81%) MVC
6 28 (4.49%) E-Commerce
7 26 (4.17%) Service Management
8 25 (4.01%) ITSM
9 21 (3.37%) Project Management
9 21 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (3.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (2.88%) High Availability
11 18 (2.88%) Waterfall
11 18 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (2.72%) Problem Management
13 15 (2.40%) ERP
14 14 (2.24%) Incident Management
14 14 (2.24%) Change Control
15 13 (2.08%) Logistics
15 13 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 339 (54.33%) SQL
2 98 (15.71%) C#
3 90 (14.42%) JavaScript
4 58 (9.29%) Java
5 53 (8.49%) T-SQL
6 34 (5.45%) PHP
7 33 (5.29%) VB.NET
8 18 (2.88%) PL/SQL
8 18 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.92%) C++
9 12 (1.92%) VB
10 11 (1.76%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.44%) Perl
12 8 (1.28%) Korn
13 5 (0.80%) C
13 5 (0.80%) VBScript
14 4 (0.64%) ABAP
14 4 (0.64%) VB6
15 3 (0.48%) sed
15 3 (0.48%) AWK
Qualifications
1 103 (16.51%) Degree
2 40 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (4.33%) MCP
5 26 (4.17%) MCSE
6 13 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.12%) CCNA
7 7 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.96%) RHCE
9 5 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.48%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.32%) ISEB
12 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.16%) MCDST
12 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (9.62%) SLA
2 20 (3.21%) QA
3 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (6.89%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (1.28%) IMail Server
5 4 (0.64%) NFS
5 4 (0.64%) Novell eDirectory
6 3 (0.48%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 3 (0.48%) XenApp
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (1.92%) SCCM
2 5 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.64%) ZENworks
3 4 (0.64%) MOM
4 3 (0.48%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.32%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
6 1 (0.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 199 (31.89%) Microsoft
2 113 (18.11%) Oracle
3 31 (4.97%) Citrix
4 29 (4.65%) Remedy
5 27 (4.33%) VMware
6 16 (2.56%) Business Objects
7 15 (2.40%) JBoss
8 12 (1.92%) Civica
9 10 (1.60%) Northgate
10 9 (1.44%) SAP
11 8 (1.28%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.28%) Capita
11 8 (1.28%) Orchard
12 7 (1.12%) Cisco
13 6 (0.96%) Telerik
14 5 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.64%) Sybase
15 4 (0.64%) Informatica
15 4 (0.64%) Lotus
15 4 (0.64%) IBM
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 Per Annum On call allowance.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Medical Cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Inc full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Code Red Associates
Salary: £36000 to £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Code Red Associates
Salary: £36000 to £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Maybe more for the right person
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago