Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 24 July 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 > Kent
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 113 131
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.28% 1.63% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.66% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 10
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.67% +10.77%
10th Percentile £31,500 £21,250 £24,925
90th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £45,625
South East median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00% -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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1383 2044 1997
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.09% 98.27% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1788 1781
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,900 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,550 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Kent

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Kent

Applications Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling +7 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Applications Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Kent region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Game Development
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Maidstone, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago