The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 82 132
Rank change year-on-year -46 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 51 142 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.54% 3.17% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 3.29% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 48 132 84
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,150 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3150 4317 4928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 96.51% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3485 3715
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Berkshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Berkshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Berkshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -28 28 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Slough +2 12 £27,500 -42.10% 3
Maidenhead +11 7 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Wokingham +21 1 £27,000 -50.90% 1
Bracknell +21 1 £22,500 -15.09%
Hungerford -2 1 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Newbury -5 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 60 (51.28%) Windows
2 52 (44.44%) SQL
3 38 (32.48%) Unix
4 34 (29.06%) ITIL
5 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
6 25 (21.37%) Java
6 25 (21.37%) Linux
6 25 (21.37%) ERP
6 25 (21.37%) Windows Server
7 23 (19.66%) Finance
8 21 (17.95%) Oracle
9 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
9 19 (16.24%) Degree
10 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
11 16 (13.68%) Configuration Management
12 15 (12.82%) IIS
13 14 (11.97%) Tomcat
13 14 (11.97%) Apache
14 13 (11.11%) .NET
15 12 (10.26%) HTML
15 12 (10.26%) HTTP
15 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
16 11 (9.40%) SaaS
16 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (9.40%) JBoss
16 11 (9.40%) CSS
17 10 (8.55%) WebLogic
17 10 (8.55%) C++
17 10 (8.55%) Elasticsearch
18 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (12.82%) IIS
2 14 (11.97%) Apache
2 14 (11.97%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.26%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.40%) JBoss
5 10 (8.55%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (8.55%) WebLogic
6 8 (6.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (5.98%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.85%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.71%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.40%) SaaS
2 5 (4.27%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) HTTP
2 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.13%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) DNS
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) FTP
6 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.85%) Intranet
6 1 (0.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.85%) SAN
6 1 (0.85%) SMS
6 1 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) DB2
2 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.13%) MySQL
3 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.27%) Big Data
5 4 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.71%) InfluxDB
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.85%) QlikView
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Ant
2 1 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) Gradle
2 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.85%) Maven
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.71%) Publishing
4 1 (0.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) French Language
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) .NET
2 12 (10.26%) HTML
3 11 (9.40%) CSS
4 9 (7.69%) XML
5 7 (5.98%) Middleware
5 7 (5.98%) Web Services
6 6 (5.13%) J2EE
7 5 (4.27%) JSON
7 5 (4.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (3.42%) iXBRL
9 3 (2.56%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (2.56%) Java EE
9 3 (2.56%) ZeroMQ
10 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.85%) EDI
11 1 (0.85%) LAMP
11 1 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (51.28%) Windows
2 38 (32.48%) Unix
3 25 (21.37%) Linux
3 25 (21.37%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.84%) CentOS
5 6 (5.13%) Android
5 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.56%) Solaris
6 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.85%) AIX
8 1 (0.85%) VMS
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) ITIL
2 25 (21.37%) ERP
3 16 (13.68%) Configuration Management
4 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.84%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (5.98%) Analytics
6 7 (5.98%) Cyber Intelligence
7 6 (5.13%) CRM
7 6 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 6 (5.13%) ITSM
7 6 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 6 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.13%) System Testing
8 5 (4.27%) Microservices
8 5 (4.27%) Presales
8 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.27%) SDLC
8 5 (4.27%) Service Management
8 5 (4.27%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) SQL
2 25 (21.37%) Java
3 10 (8.55%) C++
4 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.98%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.13%) Perl
6 6 (5.13%) Python
7 5 (4.27%) C
8 4 (3.42%) AWK
8 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.42%) Korn
8 4 (3.42%) sed
9 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.85%) PHP
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Degree
2 8 (6.84%) CEH
2 8 (6.84%) CISSP
2 8 (6.84%) GCIA
3 6 (5.13%) AAT
4 5 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.42%) ACCA
5 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.71%) PMP
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Grafana
2 4 (3.42%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.56%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.71%) Graphite
4 2 (1.71%) Kibana
4 2 (1.71%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.71%) Puppet
4 2 (1.71%) SCOM
5 1 (0.85%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.85%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.85%) Salt
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) IBM
4 6 (5.13%) VMware
5 5 (4.27%) SAP
6 4 (3.42%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.42%) Citrix
7 3 (2.56%) Apple
7 3 (2.56%) BEA
7 3 (2.56%) Google
8 2 (1.71%) Ariba
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco
8 2 (1.71%) Juniper
8 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.85%) McAfee
9 1 (0.85%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.85%) Sun
9 1 (0.85%) Tableau
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 15 days ago