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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 139 160 186
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 422 392 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.30% 1.91% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.96% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 395 338 313
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -0.78%
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
17799 19951 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.06% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16057 17997
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +41 119 £50,000 +53.84% 11
Hampshire +24 87 £30,500 -6.15% 8
Surrey -38 78 £32,500 +19.26% 8
West Sussex +1 35 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Oxfordshire +4 28 £35,500 +33.96% 9
Buckinghamshire +27 27 £29,000 -10.76% 4
East Sussex +6 23 £25,000 - 3
Kent +12 21 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Sussex - 4 £44,000 -
Middlesex +7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
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 24 May 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.

1 459 (57.66%) SQL
2 275 (34.55%) SQL Server
3 252 (31.66%) Windows
4 232 (29.15%) .NET
5 197 (24.75%) ITIL
5 197 (24.75%) Finance
6 192 (24.12%) Microsoft
7 180 (22.61%) Oracle
8 147 (18.47%) MS Excel
9 138 (17.34%) JavaScript
10 130 (16.33%) IIS
11 120 (15.08%) Linux
12 108 (13.57%) CRM
13 105 (13.19%) Windows Server
14 104 (13.07%) Degree
15 103 (12.94%) C#
16 100 (12.56%) XML
17 95 (11.93%) ASP.NET
18 92 (11.56%) HTML
19 87 (10.93%) Java
20 85 (10.68%) WebSphere
21 84 (10.55%) CSS
22 79 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (9.67%) SharePoint
24 71 (8.92%) Root Cause Analysis
25 69 (8.67%) ERP
25 69 (8.67%) Tomcat
26 62 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
27 60 (7.54%) VMware
27 60 (7.54%) SLA

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 (16.33%) IIS
2 85 (10.68%) WebSphere
3 77 (9.67%) SharePoint
4 69 (8.67%) Tomcat
5 53 (6.66%) JBoss
6 44 (5.53%) Apache
7 36 (4.52%) WebLogic
8 35 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 9 (1.13%) CMS
11 7 (0.88%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.75%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.75%) Jetty
12 6 (0.75%) Kentico
13 4 (0.50%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.50%) nginx
13 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.38%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.38%) SAS
15 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 147 (18.47%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.27%) MS Office
3 8 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.63%) MS Project
5 3 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.13%) CATIA
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 8 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.75%) SAP MDM
4 6 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.25%) Tesseract
7 2 (0.25%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 2 (0.25%) TrackWise
8 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.04%) SaaS
2 33 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.01%) Office 365
4 7 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.40%) Firewall
2 40 (5.03%) LDAP
3 39 (4.90%) TCP/IP
4 35 (4.40%) HTTP
5 30 (3.77%) NAS
6 23 (2.89%) SAN
7 21 (2.64%) SSL
8 14 (1.76%) DNS
8 14 (1.76%) SMTP
9 10 (1.26%) FTP
9 10 (1.26%) Internet
10 9 (1.13%) S/MIME
11 7 (0.88%) NetScaler
12 6 (0.75%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.63%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.50%) DHCP
14 4 (0.50%) PBX
14 4 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.50%) VPN
14 4 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.28%) MySQL
3 47 (5.90%) Relational Database
3 47 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 33 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (1.88%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.75%) DB2
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.25%) Essbase
14 2 (0.25%) Informix
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 26 (3.27%) Toad
2 24 (3.02%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.63%) Subversion
4 9 (1.13%) JIRA
5 8 (1.01%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.50%) Gradle
8 3 (0.38%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
General
1 197 (24.75%) Finance
2 26 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.64%) Retail
4 20 (2.51%) Banking
5 18 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.01%) Law
7 10 (1.26%) Dutch Language
8 9 (1.13%) Electronics
9 8 (1.01%) French Language
9 8 (1.01%) Legal
10 7 (0.88%) Advertising
10 7 (0.88%) Marketing
11 5 (0.63%) Back Office
12 4 (0.50%) Local Government
13 3 (0.38%) Billing
13 3 (0.38%) German Language
13 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.38%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (29.15%) .NET
2 100 (12.56%) XML
3 95 (11.93%) ASP.NET
4 92 (11.56%) HTML
5 84 (10.55%) CSS
6 57 (7.16%) Web Services
7 48 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (6.03%) Middleware
8 44 (5.53%) WebSphere MQ
9 39 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 37 (4.65%) LAMP
11 36 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 35 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 21 (2.64%) XSLT
14 19 (2.39%) EDI
15 17 (2.14%) jQuery
16 15 (1.88%) SOAP
17 11 (1.38%) Ajax
18 8 (1.01%) REST
19 7 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 45 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.27%) Driving Licence
5 21 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.14%) NHS
8 14 (1.76%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.63%) Physics
10 12 (1.51%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.01%) PMI
12 7 (0.88%) PACS
13 6 (0.75%) Life Science
14 5 (0.63%) Chemistry
14 5 (0.63%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.63%) iSeries
15 4 (0.50%) Derivative
15 4 (0.50%) e-Learning
15 4 (0.50%) Fintech
15 4 (0.50%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 252 (31.66%) Windows
2 120 (15.08%) Linux
3 105 (13.19%) Windows Server
4 56 (7.04%) Unix
5 30 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (1.26%) Android
9 10 (1.26%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.38%) CentOS
13 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.25%) Debian
14 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (24.75%) ITIL
2 108 (13.57%) CRM
3 71 (8.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 69 (8.67%) ERP
5 62 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (6.03%) MVC
7 47 (5.90%) Waterfall
8 43 (5.40%) ETL
8 43 (5.40%) SOA
8 43 (5.40%) UML
9 41 (5.15%) Problem Management
10 35 (4.40%) Service Delivery
11 34 (4.27%) Release Management
12 31 (3.89%) Incident Management
13 30 (3.77%) Data Security
14 29 (3.64%) Change Control
14 29 (3.64%) Web Operations
15 26 (3.27%) Change Management
16 25 (3.14%) Project Management
17 24 (3.02%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 459 (57.66%) SQL
2 138 (17.34%) JavaScript
3 103 (12.94%) C#
4 87 (10.93%) Java
5 54 (6.78%) PowerShell
6 44 (5.53%) Perl
7 31 (3.89%) T-SQL
8 29 (3.64%) VB
9 22 (2.76%) PHP
10 19 (2.39%) C++
11 18 (2.26%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.88%) VB.NET
13 13 (1.63%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.63%) VBScript
14 12 (1.51%) VB6
15 10 (1.26%) C
16 9 (1.13%) Python
16 9 (1.13%) VC++
17 6 (0.75%) VBA
18 3 (0.38%) AWK
Qualifications
1 104 (13.07%) Degree
2 34 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.01%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.50%) MCITP
9 4 (0.50%) MCSA
10 3 (0.38%) MCSE
11 2 (0.25%) AAT
11 2 (0.25%) ACCA
11 2 (0.25%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.13%) CCNA
12 1 (0.13%) CIMA
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.13%) MCP
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.54%) SLA
2 17 (2.14%) QA
3 9 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.25%) DICOM
5 2 (0.25%) GxP
5 2 (0.25%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.26%) IMail Server
5 9 (1.13%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.01%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.88%) XenApp
7 7 (0.88%) XenServer
8 6 (0.75%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.75%) Xen
9 5 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.50%) qmail
10 4 (0.50%) Squid
11 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (4.15%) Puppet
2 29 (3.64%) OpenAM
3 7 (0.88%) logstash
3 7 (0.88%) Nagios
3 7 (0.88%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.50%) Cacti
4 4 (0.50%) collectd
4 4 (0.50%) Ganglia
4 4 (0.50%) Graphite
5 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.38%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.25%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.25%) Icinga
7 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 192 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 180 (22.61%) Oracle
3 60 (7.54%) VMware
4 42 (5.28%) Citrix
5 37 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 32 (4.02%) Sun
7 26 (3.27%) IBM
8 25 (3.14%) SAP
9 18 (2.26%) Hyperion
10 15 (1.88%) HP
11 14 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.38%) Baan
12 11 (1.38%) Remedy
13 10 (1.26%) JD Edwards
14 9 (1.13%) Splunk
15 7 (0.88%) Sybase
16 6 (0.75%) Cisco
16 6 (0.75%) Siebel
16 6 (0.75%) Siemens
17 5 (0.63%) Informatica
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Great benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: Yesterday
Easy commute from Swindon, Newbury, Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + shift bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Witney
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Witney
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago