The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 58 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 50 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.58% 0.83% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 0.85% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 9 3
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £28,600 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,308 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -7.69%
Applications Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1069 1055 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.98% 97.69% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 986 903 937
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Applications Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley +30 29 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Gatwick - 7 £60,000 -
Horsham +5 1 £37,000 +32.14% 2
Worthing - 1 £26,000 -
Billingshurst - 1 £27,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 111 (78.72%) SQL
2 97 (68.79%) Linux
3 96 (68.09%) Oracle
4 71 (50.35%) Windows
5 69 (48.94%) ERP
6 66 (46.81%) CRM
6 66 (46.81%) Windows Server
7 64 (45.39%) BusinessObjects
8 57 (40.43%) SharePoint
9 52 (36.88%) Hyperion
10 45 (31.91%) Baan
11 37 (26.24%) EDI
12 21 (14.89%) SOLIDWORKS
12 21 (14.89%) Tripwire
13 19 (13.48%) Manufacturing
13 19 (13.48%) Oracle Linux
13 19 (13.48%) Concur
14 18 (12.77%) DNS
15 15 (10.64%) PL/SQL
16 14 (9.93%) Relational Database
16 14 (9.93%) Tomcat
16 14 (9.93%) Shell Script
17 13 (9.22%) VPN
17 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
17 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
18 12 (8.51%) Unix
18 12 (8.51%) Apache
19 11 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
20 10 (7.09%) Japanese Language
20 10 (7.09%) J2EE

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (40.43%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.93%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.51%) Apache
4 6 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (14.89%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.42%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.42%) Primavera
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) DNS
2 13 (9.22%) VPN
3 4 (2.84%) Internet
3 4 (2.84%) Intranet
3 4 (2.84%) LDAP
3 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (45.39%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (9.93%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (13.48%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.09%) Japanese Language
3 2 (1.42%) Finance
3 2 (1.42%) French Language
3 2 (1.42%) German Language
3 2 (1.42%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.42%) Russian Language
3 2 (1.42%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.71%) Back Office
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.24%) EDI
2 10 (7.09%) J2EE
3 7 (4.96%) .NET
3 7 (4.96%) Middleware
4 6 (4.26%) WebCenter
5 5 (3.55%) HTML
6 4 (2.84%) CSS
7 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.42%) COM
7 2 (1.42%) HTML5
8 1 (0.71%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.71%) jQuery
8 1 (0.71%) JSP
8 1 (0.71%) Servlets
8 1 (0.71%) WPF
8 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.55%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (68.79%) Linux
2 71 (50.35%) Windows
3 66 (46.81%) Windows Server
4 19 (13.48%) Oracle Linux
5 12 (8.51%) Unix
6 7 (4.96%) Solaris
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.71%) Debian
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.94%) ERP
2 66 (46.81%) CRM
3 7 (4.96%) ITIL
4 6 (4.26%) Change Control
4 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce
4 6 (4.26%) High Availability
4 6 (4.26%) Service Management
5 4 (2.84%) Project Management
6 3 (2.13%) Line Management
6 3 (2.13%) Migration
6 3 (2.13%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (1.42%) B2C
7 2 (1.42%) Business Analysis
7 2 (1.42%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (0.71%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (0.71%) Data Analysis
8 1 (0.71%) Information Security
8 1 (0.71%) Scrum
8 1 (0.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 111 (78.72%) SQL
2 15 (10.64%) PL/SQL
3 14 (9.93%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.38%) Perl
6 7 (4.96%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.26%) C#
8 3 (2.13%) Java
9 1 (0.71%) VB
9 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.71%) VB6
9 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 96 (68.09%) Oracle
2 52 (36.88%) Hyperion
3 45 (31.91%) Baan
4 21 (14.89%) Tripwire
5 19 (13.48%) Concur
6 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (4.26%) F5
7 6 (4.26%) FatWire
8 3 (2.13%) Infor
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix
10 1 (0.71%) Epicor
10 1 (0.71%) HP
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.71%) Sun
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