The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Rank 79 81 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 10 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.98% 2.13% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.19% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 43
Median salary £29,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £65,750 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 970 1049 1224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.82% 97.22% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 739 813 984
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Essex

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Essex

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Essex

Applications Support
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Colchester -2 5 £42,500 -34.61%
Witham - 2 £20,500 -
Tilbury - 1 £20,500 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Essex region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) ITIL
3 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 16 (36.36%) .NET
4 16 (36.36%) Java
5 15 (34.09%) Degree
6 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 12 (27.27%) Finance
8 11 (25.00%) IIS
8 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (20.45%) Network Load Balancing
10 9 (20.45%) Performance Management
10 9 (20.45%) Capacity Management
10 9 (20.45%) HTTP
11 8 (18.18%) Linux
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle
12 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (11.36%) DataPower
14 5 (11.36%) Splunk
14 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (11.36%) Opsview
14 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
14 5 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
14 5 (11.36%) SAP CO
14 5 (11.36%) SAP
14 5 (11.36%) HTML

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (25.00%) IIS
1 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 3 (6.82%) Gentran
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP CO
1 5 (11.36%) SAP FI
1 5 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.27%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) HTTP
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) LDAP
3 4 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VisualVM
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 5 (11.36%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) EDI
3 4 (9.09%) SOAP
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) DataPower
2 4 (9.09%) Wiki
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (18.18%) Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) VMS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 9 (20.45%) Capacity Management
4 9 (20.45%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (20.45%) Performance Management
5 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) BCP
6 4 (9.09%) Change Control
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Security Auditing
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Business Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.82%) Conflict Management
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Nagios
1 5 (11.36%) Opsview
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) IBM
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) Splunk
3 4 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
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