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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 85 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 25 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.11% 2.44% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.53% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 25
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £20,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
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
1163 1343 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.98% 96.55% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1204 1204
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £61,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 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
(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
Horsham +4 11 £37,500 +85.18%
Crawley -5 7 £27,000 -14.96%
Gatwick - 4 £32,000 - 1
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Service Management
4 9 (25.71%) ITIL
5 8 (22.86%) MS Office
5 8 (22.86%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (17.14%) Finance
7 6 (17.14%) Law
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) OpenUP
8 5 (14.29%) QA
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
9 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
9 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.43%) Release Management
9 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
9 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
9 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
9 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
9 4 (11.43%) Android
9 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
10 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
10 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
10 3 (8.57%) Degree

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Infor M3
1 3 (8.57%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) GPRS
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
1 1 (2.86%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Law
2 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Telematics
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Physics
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Service Management
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.14%) OpenUP
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.43%) Release Management
4 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
4 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.57%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) Document Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PHP5
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Lotus
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
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