Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Application Support
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 55 90
Rank change year-on-year +18 +35 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 37 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.41% 3.14% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 3.31% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 27
Slough median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% - +80.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £47,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year -36.51% +13.86% +25.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 664 786 1276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 94.81% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 584 695 1045
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Slough

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Slough

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Slough over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Slough region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) ERP
3 24 (64.86%) ITIL
4 23 (62.16%) Unix
5 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
5 17 (45.95%) HTML
6 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) XML
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 12 (32.43%) System Testing
8 11 (29.73%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
9 10 (27.03%) QA
9 10 (27.03%) Apple iOS
9 10 (27.03%) Android
9 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
9 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
9 10 (27.03%) CSS
9 10 (27.03%) Middleware
10 6 (16.22%) AAT
10 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) Time Management
11 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
11 2 (5.41%) Jaspersoft
11 2 (5.41%) Product Management
11 2 (5.41%) QlikView
11 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
11 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
11 2 (5.41%) Data Management

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) QlikView
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) XML
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) EDI
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Unix
3 10 (27.03%) Android
3 10 (27.03%) Apple iOS
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) ERP
2 24 (64.86%) ITIL
3 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
4 12 (32.43%) System Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Time Management
7 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
7 2 (5.41%) Data Management
7 2 (5.41%) Product Management
8 1 (2.70%) B2B
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
8 1 (2.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 1 (2.70%) Customer-Centricity
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) Release Management
8 1 (2.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) AAT
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Jaspersoft