The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 38 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 16 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 4.98% 1.16% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 1.20% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 10
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +21.31%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Applications Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 501 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 96.57% 96.91% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 297 455 329
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Woking

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 17 (85.00%) MS Office
1 17 (85.00%) MCP
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Service Management
3 13 (65.00%) Marketing
3 13 (65.00%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (40.00%) Project Planning
6 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (40.00%) SLA
6 8 (40.00%) Mac OS
6 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (40.00%) Project Management
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (40.00%) Back Office
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) HTML
6 8 (40.00%) MySQL
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) HP
6 8 (40.00%) MS Access
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) ERP
7 5 (25.00%) Citrix

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Office
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (45.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
1 8 (40.00%) MS Access
2 3 (15.00%) Informix
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (65.00%) Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Back Office
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (15.00%) Eurex
3 1 (5.00%) Equities
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) SUSE
2 3 (15.00%) Debian
2 3 (15.00%) Fedora
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Service Management
1 13 (65.00%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Tcl
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) MCP
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.00%) NYFIX
5 3 (15.00%) Patsystems
5 3 (15.00%) GL TRADE
6 2 (10.00%) EasyScreen
6 2 (10.00%) Reuters
6 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
6 2 (10.00%) EccoWare