The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 71 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 8 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.02% 0.88% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.91% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 13
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Support Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
756 659 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.80% 96.20% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 611 559 440
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £24,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Cardiff

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Lotus
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) iSeries
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) COBOL
6 3 (25.00%) AIX
6 3 (25.00%) IIS
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) AS400
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) OS/400
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) iSeries
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) OS/400
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) RPG
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Lotus
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft