The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Technician
Rank 881 899 875
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Technician 2 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.007% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £27,750 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.50% +122.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £53,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £28,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-0.89% +24.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Support Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Technician within the UK.

Applications Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Support Technician
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 2 £27,750 -44.50% 2
South West -10 2 £27,750 -0.89%
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £23,000 -

Applications Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Economics
6 2 (18.18%) Trayport
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Reuters
6 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) EPoS
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (9.09%) COM+

Applications Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Economics
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Trayport
2 2 (18.18%) Reuters
2 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Alterian
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive Depending On Experience
Posted: 9 days ago