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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 146 174 174
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 403 352 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.21% 1.69% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.75% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 375 312 349
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
17654 20139 21566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.59% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14923 16643 16848
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +34 106 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Surrey +21 82 £35,000 +21.73% 7
Hampshire +28 74 £30,000 +20.00% 5
West Sussex +37 67 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Oxfordshire -13 30 £30,000 +0.84% 2
East Sussex +5 24 £65,000 +100.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 11 £25,000 -33.33%
Kent +10 8 £22,500 -25.00% 3
Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 468 (56.52%) SQL
2 321 (38.77%) SQL Server
3 277 (33.45%) Windows
4 235 (28.38%) .NET
5 221 (26.69%) Microsoft
6 174 (21.01%) ITIL
7 157 (18.96%) Finance
8 151 (18.24%) Oracle
9 150 (18.12%) Linux
10 140 (16.91%) Windows Server
11 137 (16.55%) MS Excel
12 132 (15.94%) Degree
13 129 (15.58%) IIS
14 111 (13.41%) JavaScript
15 105 (12.68%) CRM
16 94 (11.35%) Java
17 93 (11.23%) SharePoint
18 92 (11.11%) C#
18 92 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
19 87 (10.51%) ASP.NET
20 85 (10.27%) WebSphere
21 80 (9.66%) SaaS
21 80 (9.66%) XML
22 78 (9.42%) HTML
23 77 (9.30%) SLA
24 71 (8.57%) Firewall
25 69 (8.33%) Web Services
25 69 (8.33%) Tomcat
26 67 (8.09%) Apache
27 66 (7.97%) MySQL

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
1 129 (15.58%) IIS
2 93 (11.23%) SharePoint
3 85 (10.27%) WebSphere
4 69 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 67 (8.09%) Apache
6 65 (7.85%) JBoss
7 57 (6.88%) WebLogic
8 41 (4.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 39 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.69%) nginx
11 12 (1.45%) CMS
12 11 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.72%) Moodle
14 6 (0.72%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.72%) Totara
15 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 137 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.23%) MS Office
3 10 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) CATIA
6 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 36 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.85%) SAP MDM
4 7 (0.85%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 6 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.60%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.36%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 2 (0.24%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.24%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.24%) Tesseract
8 2 (0.24%) TrackWise
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 80 (9.66%) SaaS
2 47 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.69%) Office 365
4 6 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.72%) PaaS
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (8.57%) Firewall
2 66 (7.97%) TCP/IP
3 47 (5.68%) LDAP
4 45 (5.43%) HTTP
5 38 (4.59%) NAS
6 34 (4.11%) SAN
7 29 (3.50%) SSL
8 20 (2.42%) DNS
8 20 (2.42%) SMTP
9 15 (1.81%) Internet
10 12 (1.45%) FTP
10 12 (1.45%) NetScaler
11 8 (0.97%) VPN
12 5 (0.60%) Extranet
13 4 (0.48%) Network Security
14 2 (0.24%) CTI
14 2 (0.24%) DHCP
15 1 (0.12%) Cisco Nexus
15 1 (0.12%) VoIP
15 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (38.77%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.97%) MySQL
3 59 (7.13%) Relational Database
4 48 (5.80%) RDBMS
5 39 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.09%) Big Data
12 9 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
13 8 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.97%) DB2
14 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (2.42%) Toad
2 19 (2.29%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.57%) JIRA
4 12 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (1.33%) Subversion
6 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.60%) Gradle
8 3 (0.36%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.12%) Maven
General
1 157 (18.96%) Finance
2 34 (4.11%) Retail
3 30 (3.62%) Banking
4 19 (2.29%) Back Office
5 16 (1.93%) Dutch Language
6 14 (1.69%) Publishing
7 12 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.21%) Games
9 10 (1.21%) Online Betting
10 9 (1.09%) Electronics
10 9 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.97%) French Language
11 8 (0.97%) German Language
11 8 (0.97%) Japanese Language
12 7 (0.85%) Law
12 7 (0.85%) Legal
13 5 (0.60%) Marketing
14 4 (0.48%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.36%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (28.38%) .NET
2 87 (10.51%) ASP.NET
3 80 (9.66%) XML
4 78 (9.42%) HTML
5 69 (8.33%) Web Services
6 54 (6.52%) CSS
7 49 (5.92%) Middleware
8 48 (5.80%) LAMP
9 41 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 32 (3.86%) XSLT
12 26 (3.14%) jQuery
13 24 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 18 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 15 (1.81%) COM
16 13 (1.57%) SOAP
17 12 (1.45%) J2EE
18 11 (1.33%) ZeroMQ
19 10 (1.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 40 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.90%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.29%) Driving Licence
6 19 (2.29%) PMI
7 17 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 16 (1.93%) Physics
9 11 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
9 11 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.21%) iSeries
11 8 (0.97%) Xbox
12 7 (0.85%) e-Learning
12 7 (0.85%) Statistics
13 6 (0.72%) Learning Management System
14 5 (0.60%) Chemistry
14 5 (0.60%) Clustering
14 5 (0.60%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 277 (33.45%) Windows
2 150 (18.12%) Linux
3 140 (16.91%) Windows Server
4 63 (7.61%) Unix
5 49 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (3.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.05%) CentOS
9 16 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (1.45%) Android
11 12 (1.45%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.33%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.33%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.97%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.85%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (21.01%) ITIL
2 105 (12.68%) CRM
3 57 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 55 (6.64%) ERP
5 50 (6.04%) SOA
6 45 (5.43%) MVC
7 38 (4.59%) Web Operations
8 34 (4.11%) PRINCE2
8 34 (4.11%) Waterfall
9 32 (3.86%) ETL
10 29 (3.50%) Analytics
11 28 (3.38%) E-Commerce
11 28 (3.38%) Problem Management
12 27 (3.26%) Change Management
12 27 (3.26%) Project Management
13 26 (3.14%) Data Security
13 26 (3.14%) Release Management
13 26 (3.14%) Service Delivery
14 24 (2.90%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 468 (56.52%) SQL
2 111 (13.41%) JavaScript
3 94 (11.35%) Java
4 92 (11.11%) C#
5 51 (6.16%) PowerShell
5 51 (6.16%) T-SQL
6 47 (5.68%) Perl
7 30 (3.62%) Bash Shell
8 27 (3.26%) VB
9 22 (2.66%) VB.NET
10 17 (2.05%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.93%) C
11 16 (1.93%) PHP
12 14 (1.69%) C++
13 10 (1.21%) Python
13 10 (1.21%) VBA
13 10 (1.21%) VBScript
14 8 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.85%) RPG
15 7 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 132 (15.94%) Degree
2 28 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.24%) AAT
9 2 (0.24%) ACCA
9 2 (0.24%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.24%) MCP
10 1 (0.12%) CCNA
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MCITP
10 1 (0.12%) MCSA
10 1 (0.12%) MCSE
10 1 (0.12%) MCTS
10 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (9.30%) SLA
2 16 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.45%) QA
4 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.24%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.47%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (1.93%) IMail Server
4 12 (1.45%) XenApp
4 12 (1.45%) XenServer
5 11 (1.33%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.97%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.48%) qmail
8 4 (0.48%) Squid
8 4 (0.48%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (4.59%) Puppet
2 34 (4.11%) OpenAM
3 4 (0.48%) Cacti
3 4 (0.48%) collectd
3 4 (0.48%) Ganglia
3 4 (0.48%) Graphite
3 4 (0.48%) logstash
3 4 (0.48%) Nagios
3 4 (0.48%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.24%) Icinga
6 1 (0.12%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 221 (26.69%) Microsoft
2 151 (18.24%) Oracle
3 59 (7.13%) Citrix
4 41 (4.95%) VMware
5 40 (4.83%) Red Hat
6 37 (4.47%) Sun
7 35 (4.23%) IBM
8 29 (3.50%) SAP
9 20 (2.42%) HP
9 20 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.81%) Sybase
11 10 (1.21%) Splunk
12 8 (0.97%) Apple
12 8 (0.97%) Google
12 8 (0.97%) LogRhythm
12 8 (0.97%) Remedy
13 7 (0.85%) Cisco
13 7 (0.85%) Tableau
14 5 (0.60%) Dynatrace
14 5 (0.60%) MuleSoft
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