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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 163 203 179
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 352 326 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.01% 1.55% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.60% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 335 299 328
Median salary £35,500 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +30 86 £42,500 +14.86% 5
Surrey +26 78 £35,000 +16.66% 10
Hampshire +33 65 £30,000 +20.00% 5
West Sussex +12 52 £42,500 +21.42% 3
East Sussex +21 26 £39,500 +14.49%
Oxfordshire -2 21 £35,500 +23.47% 2
Kent +19 18 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 444 (54.55%) SQL
2 325 (39.93%) SQL Server
3 266 (32.68%) Windows
4 224 (27.52%) .NET
5 216 (26.54%) Microsoft
6 178 (21.87%) ITIL
7 157 (19.29%) Finance
8 153 (18.80%) Oracle
9 152 (18.67%) Linux
10 145 (17.81%) Windows Server
11 134 (16.46%) MS Excel
12 132 (16.22%) Degree
13 117 (14.37%) IIS
14 102 (12.53%) CRM
15 99 (12.16%) SharePoint
16 97 (11.92%) JavaScript
17 89 (10.93%) C#
17 89 (10.93%) Java
18 87 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
19 81 (9.95%) ASP.NET
19 81 (9.95%) WebSphere
20 78 (9.58%) SaaS
21 73 (8.97%) XML
22 70 (8.60%) HTML
22 70 (8.60%) SLA
22 70 (8.60%) TCP/IP
22 70 (8.60%) Firewall
23 66 (8.11%) T-SQL
24 65 (7.99%) Tomcat
25 64 (7.86%) JBoss

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
1 117 (14.37%) IIS
2 99 (12.16%) SharePoint
3 81 (9.95%) WebSphere
4 65 (7.99%) Tomcat
5 64 (7.86%) JBoss
6 60 (7.37%) Apache
7 51 (6.27%) WebLogic
8 39 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
9 37 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 15 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (1.72%) nginx
12 12 (1.47%) CMS
13 7 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.74%) Moodle
14 6 (0.74%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.74%) Totara
15 4 (0.49%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 134 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.05%) MS Office
3 12 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 38 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.86%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 6 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.74%) SAP MDM
6 5 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.61%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.37%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 2 (0.25%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.25%) Magento
8 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.25%) Tesseract
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (9.58%) SaaS
2 43 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.83%) Office 365
4 6 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.74%) PaaS
5 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (8.60%) Firewall
1 70 (8.60%) TCP/IP
2 43 (5.28%) LDAP
3 41 (5.04%) HTTP
4 34 (4.18%) NAS
5 33 (4.05%) SAN
6 32 (3.93%) SSL
7 23 (2.83%) SMTP
8 22 (2.70%) DNS
9 19 (2.33%) Internet
10 11 (1.35%) FTP
10 11 (1.35%) VPN
11 10 (1.23%) NetScaler
12 7 (0.86%) Network Security
13 5 (0.61%) Extranet
14 4 (0.49%) WebEx
14 4 (0.49%) Wireshark
15 3 (0.37%) Intranet
16 2 (0.25%) CTI
17 1 (0.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (39.93%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.62%) MySQL
3 57 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 47 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (5.28%) RDBMS
6 36 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (2.21%) Oracle Discoverer
10 13 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.47%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.11%) Big Data
13 8 (0.98%) DB2
14 7 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.49%) InfluxDB
15 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 21 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (2.09%) Toad
3 15 (1.84%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.35%) JIRA
4 11 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (1.11%) Subversion
6 5 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.61%) Gradle
7 3 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.12%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.12%) Maven
General
1 157 (19.29%) Finance
2 47 (5.77%) Retail
3 33 (4.05%) Banking
4 19 (2.33%) Back Office
4 19 (2.33%) Dutch Language
5 14 (1.72%) Publishing
6 11 (1.35%) Games
6 11 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.23%) Online Betting
7 10 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.11%) Electronics
8 9 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.98%) French Language
9 8 (0.98%) German Language
9 8 (0.98%) Japanese Language
10 7 (0.86%) Marketing
11 6 (0.74%) Law
12 5 (0.61%) International Banking
13 4 (0.49%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (27.52%) .NET
2 81 (9.95%) ASP.NET
3 73 (8.97%) XML
4 70 (8.60%) HTML
5 63 (7.74%) Web Services
6 56 (6.88%) Middleware
7 49 (6.02%) CSS
8 44 (5.41%) LAMP
9 40 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (4.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 29 (3.56%) XSLT
12 25 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (2.46%) jQuery
14 19 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 19 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 16 (1.97%) COM
16 12 (1.47%) J2EE
16 12 (1.47%) SOAP
17 11 (1.35%) ZeroMQ
18 9 (1.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 21 (2.58%) PMI
7 17 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 15 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.60%) Physics
10 12 (1.47%) iSeries
11 11 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
12 9 (1.11%) Statistics
13 8 (0.98%) Xbox
14 7 (0.86%) AS400
14 7 (0.86%) e-Learning
14 7 (0.86%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (0.74%) Learning Management System
16 5 (0.61%) Clustering
16 5 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 266 (32.68%) Windows
2 152 (18.67%) Linux
3 145 (17.81%) Windows Server
4 56 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (6.51%) Unix
6 41 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.21%) Apple iOS
8 18 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.09%) CentOS
10 14 (1.72%) Android
10 14 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (1.47%) Windows Phone
12 10 (1.23%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.98%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.86%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.61%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.12%) Solaris
17 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (21.87%) ITIL
2 102 (12.53%) CRM
3 62 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (7.37%) ERP
5 48 (5.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 46 (5.65%) SOA
7 44 (5.41%) MVC
8 36 (4.42%) Analytics
8 36 (4.42%) PRINCE2
9 35 (4.30%) Service Delivery
9 35 (4.30%) Web Operations
10 34 (4.18%) ETL
11 33 (4.05%) E-Commerce
12 32 (3.93%) Problem Management
12 32 (3.93%) Waterfall
13 26 (3.19%) Incident Management
14 25 (3.07%) UML
15 24 (2.95%) Project Management
16 23 (2.83%) Change Management
16 23 (2.83%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 444 (54.55%) SQL
2 97 (11.92%) JavaScript
3 89 (10.93%) C#
3 89 (10.93%) Java
4 66 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 44 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 43 (5.28%) Perl
7 33 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 26 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 21 (2.58%) VB
10 20 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 19 (2.33%) C
12 16 (1.97%) PHP
13 15 (1.84%) C++
14 11 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.35%) VBA
15 10 (1.23%) Python
16 9 (1.11%) RPG
17 7 (0.86%) VB6
18 6 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 132 (16.22%) Degree
2 24 (2.95%) SC Cleared
2 24 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.58%) PMI Certification
4 15 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.98%) MCP
6 7 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.49%) CEH
8 4 (0.49%) CISA
8 4 (0.49%) CISSP
8 4 (0.49%) GCIH
9 3 (0.37%) MCSA
10 2 (0.25%) AAT
10 2 (0.25%) ACCA
10 2 (0.25%) MCSE
11 1 (0.12%) CCNA
11 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.60%) SLA
2 20 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.35%) QA
5 4 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 33 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (2.33%) IMail Server
4 10 (1.23%) XenApp
4 10 (1.23%) XenDesktop
4 10 (1.23%) XenServer
5 7 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.49%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.49%) qmail
7 4 (0.49%) Squid
8 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.37%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (4.18%) Puppet
2 30 (3.69%) OpenAM
3 4 (0.49%) Cacti
3 4 (0.49%) collectd
3 4 (0.49%) Ganglia
3 4 (0.49%) Graphite
3 4 (0.49%) logstash
3 4 (0.49%) Nagios
3 4 (0.49%) Nessus
3 4 (0.49%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.25%) Icinga
5 2 (0.25%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 216 (26.54%) Microsoft
2 153 (18.80%) Oracle
3 51 (6.27%) Citrix
4 41 (5.04%) IBM
5 40 (4.91%) VMware
6 35 (4.30%) Red Hat
7 33 (4.05%) Sun
8 28 (3.44%) SAP
9 19 (2.33%) SolarWinds
10 18 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.97%) HP
12 13 (1.60%) Sybase
13 12 (1.47%) Dynatrace
13 12 (1.47%) LogRhythm
14 10 (1.23%) MuleSoft
14 10 (1.23%) Splunk
15 8 (0.98%) Apple
15 8 (0.98%) Google
15 8 (0.98%) Remedy
16 7 (0.86%) Tripwire
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Tech
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 +Relocation Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 10 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £35000 Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21,000 - 28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Camberley, Surrey, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,00 + Relocation Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Middlesex
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago