The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 108 99 101
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 15 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 0.94% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.01% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 37
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Applications Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1806 1490 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.21% 93.77% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1204 1775
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 5 £25,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £30,000 -
Applications Support Analyst
North West

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) VB
3 14 (36.84%) .NET
3 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 14 (36.84%) VB6
4 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
5 12 (31.58%) LiveLink
5 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 12 (31.58%) Release Management
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle
6 9 (23.68%) Java
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
7 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
8 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
8 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
8 7 (18.42%) UNIX
9 6 (15.79%) Windows
9 6 (15.79%) ERP
9 6 (15.79%) Banking
9 6 (15.79%) Retail
9 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.16%) Spring
10 5 (13.16%) Supply Chain Management
10 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
10 5 (13.16%) SOA
10 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.16%) Epicor
10 5 (13.16%) CSS

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 12 (31.58%) LiveLink
3 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
4 5 (13.16%) Apache
4 5 (13.16%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Spring
2 5 (13.16%) CSS
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (7.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
1 1 (2.63%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Release Management
3 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.79%) ERP
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) Supply Chain Management
6 5 (13.16%) SOA
6 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) Service Management
9 1 (2.63%) E-business
9 1 (2.63%) Information Management
9 1 (2.63%) Data Transformation
9 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) VB
2 14 (36.84%) VB6
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Epicor
4 4 (10.53%) Misys
5 2 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.63%) Autodesk