The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 91 111 122
Rank change year-on-year +20 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 16 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.29% 1.74% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.86% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 30
Median salary £32,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,700 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £57,500 £38,250
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Reading

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Reading

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Reading

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
4 13 (30.95%) Apache
4 13 (30.95%) DNS
5 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 12 (28.57%) MySQL
5 12 (28.57%) Oracle
6 11 (26.19%) Windows
6 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
7 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 9 (21.43%) Finance
8 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (19.05%) Firewall
9 8 (19.05%) Degree
9 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.05%) Perl
10 7 (16.67%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) Middleware
10 7 (16.67%) SSL
10 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
10 7 (16.67%) LAMP
11 6 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (14.29%) JBoss
11 6 (14.29%) Unix
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.90%) Relational Database

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 13 (30.95%) Apache
3 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (14.29%) JBoss
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.76%) IIS
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
2 3 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.05%) Firewall
4 7 (16.67%) SSL
5 5 (11.90%) HTTP
6 4 (9.52%) CTI
6 4 (9.52%) LDAP
6 4 (9.52%) NAS
6 4 (9.52%) SAN
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) Ant
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Gradle
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) French Language
2 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) LAMP
1 7 (16.67%) Middleware
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) J2EE
3 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.14%) iXBRL
4 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Derivative
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (7.14%) CentOS
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
3 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.52%) System Testing
3 4 (9.52%) Web Operations
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Change Management
4 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Presales
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.14%) C
7 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.76%) C++
8 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) AAT
2 3 (7.14%) ACCA
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) OpenAM
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.52%) Sun
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Ariba
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
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