The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 24 56 54
Rank change year-on-year +32 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.31% 1.75% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.54% 1.84% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 9
Median salary £27,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.10% +35.71%  
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 Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 306 599 526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.53% 95.53% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 272 511 455
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £68,000
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 Slough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Slough region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) ERP
3 21 (56.76%) SQL
4 20 (54.05%) ITIL
5 17 (45.95%) XML
6 15 (40.54%) Middleware
7 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
7 14 (37.84%) Unix
7 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
9 11 (29.73%) Degree
10 9 (24.32%) QA
10 9 (24.32%) System Testing
10 9 (24.32%) Android
10 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
10 9 (24.32%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) CSS
10 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
10 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.22%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) XML Messaging
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) iSeries
11 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
11 6 (16.22%) IBM
11 6 (16.22%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (16.22%) ETL
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle
11 6 (16.22%) RPG

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) InfluxDB
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) XML
2 15 (40.54%) Middleware
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (16.22%) XML Messaging
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.22%) iSeries
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Unix
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Android
3 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) ERP
2 20 (54.05%) ITIL
3 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
4 9 (24.32%) System Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) ETL
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) ITSM
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) RPG
2 6 (16.22%) RPG IV
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) GCIH
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
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