The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Technician
Rank 872 849 887
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Technician 9 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.021% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 8
Average salary £20,500 £30,000 £27,651
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,800 £22,900 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £40,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £18,750 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 13 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 1 August 2014. 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 -71 9 £20,500 -31.66% 3
South East -16 3 £17,000 -43.33%
Nottingham - 3 £20,500 -
Southampton - 3 £17,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £17,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £20,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £20,500 - 1
London -29 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Bath - 1 £28,000 -
Coventry - 1 £27,500 -
Somerset - 1 £28,000 -
South West - 1 £28,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 - 1

Applications Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) VBScript
6 5 (27.78%) VB
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) VB6
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) XSL
7 4 (22.22%) IIS
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 2 (11.11%) FactSet
9 2 (11.11%) Control-M
9 2 (11.11%) Equities
9 2 (11.11%) Banking

Applications Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) XSL
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Equities
1 2 (11.11%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ETL
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) VBScript
3 5 (27.78%) VB
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) VB6
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) FactSet
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
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