The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 50 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.26% 0.92% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.92% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,400 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £42,900 £49,600
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Applications Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
466 542 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.90% 99.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 402 400 463
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Watford region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Watford

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Watford region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
1 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 13 (81.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Statistics
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (43.75%) Mainframe
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Spanish Language
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) JBoss
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
8 3 (18.75%) Perl
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) AIX
8 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (18.75%) Internet
9 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
9 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (12.50%) Splunk
9 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (25.00%) JBoss
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (12.50%) Jetty
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) SugarCRM
4 1 (6.25%) Tuxedo
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Maximo
1 1 (6.25%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Informix
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) JDBC
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Statistics
2 7 (43.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
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