Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 23 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 58 68
Rank change year-on-year -28 +10 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 64 106 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.06% 4.34% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 4.51% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 98 105
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - +49.12%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,125 £23,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,375 £45,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -10.96% +12.31% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2007 2350 2595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.27% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2151 2280
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in West Sussex

Applications Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in West Sussex

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in West Sussex

Applications Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Crawley -5 32 £40,000 -11.11%
Horsham -31 7 £29,000 +14.29%
Worthing -26 6 £25,500 -27.14%
Haywards Heath +1 2 £37,250 +24.17%
Burgess Hill - 2 £37,500 -
Chichester -16 1 £23,000 -14.81% 1
Billingshurst - 1 £26,000 -
Applications Support
South East

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

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

1 46 (71.88%) SQL
2 44 (68.75%) Windows
3 35 (54.69%) SharePoint
4 33 (51.56%) CRM
5 19 (29.69%) Change Control
6 18 (28.13%) ITIL
6 18 (28.13%) Windows Server
7 16 (25.00%) Java
7 16 (25.00%) .NET
7 16 (25.00%) SLA
8 15 (23.44%) Tivoli
8 15 (23.44%) Oracle
8 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
8 15 (23.44%) Perl
8 15 (23.44%) Unix
9 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
9 14 (21.88%) Linux
9 14 (21.88%) Office 365
9 14 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (20.31%) Document Management
10 13 (20.31%) zOS
10 13 (20.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 13 (20.31%) IBM
10 13 (20.31%) DB2
10 13 (20.31%) J2EE
11 10 (15.63%) French Language
11 10 (15.63%) German Language
12 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Office

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 35 (54.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Liferay
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) SaaS
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
1 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) Skype
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) DB2
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
4 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (15.63%) French Language
1 10 (15.63%) German Language
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.31%) J2EE
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
4 3 (4.69%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) CSS3
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) PMI
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 15 (23.44%) Unix
4 14 (21.88%) Linux
5 13 (20.31%) zOS
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.94%) Windows 10
7 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) CRM
2 19 (29.69%) Change Control
3 18 (28.13%) ITIL
4 13 (20.31%) Document Management
5 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.81%) ITSM
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.69%) Project Management
9 2 (3.13%) Change Management
9 2 (3.13%) DevOps
9 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.13%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (3.13%) OO
9 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.13%) Service Management
9 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.56%) Coaching
10 1 (1.56%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 46 (71.88%) SQL
2 16 (25.00%) Java
3 15 (23.44%) Perl
4 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.56%) MCP
5 1 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (9.38%) vSphere
2 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) Tivoli
2 13 (20.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (9.38%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Aruba
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco
4 1 (1.56%) ESRI
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) HP
4 1 (1.56%) Lagan
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) VMware