The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Technician
UK
Rank 842 924 951
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Technician 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +39.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £25,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,000 £33,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £32,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% +16.36%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Applications Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Support Technician in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Technician over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

Applications Support Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Technician
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
England +85 4 £42,500 +32.81% 1
West Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Coventry - 2 £47,500 -
London +78 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Croydon - 1 £37,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 - 1

Applications Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Applications Support Technician 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 featuring Applications Support Technician in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Vignette
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery

Applications Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Email Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Procurement
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Foglight
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Kaseya
2 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Vignette
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago