The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 69 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 30 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.39% 1.45% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 1.52% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 18
Average salary £27,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,650 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Applications Support Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1201 921 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.70% 95.64% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 963 706 739
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Essex

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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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
Brentwood -11 14 £43,750 -7.89%
Colchester +11 10 £25,000 -24.24%
Harlow - 3 £27,500 -
Applications Support Analyst
East of England

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 27 (43.55%) IIS
1 27 (43.55%) JBoss
2 26 (41.94%) .NET
3 24 (38.71%) Java
3 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce
3 24 (38.71%) Finance
4 17 (27.42%) ITIL
5 16 (25.81%) SQL
6 15 (24.19%) SOA
6 15 (24.19%) Problem Management
6 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (22.58%) Service Management
7 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
7 14 (22.58%) IBM
7 14 (22.58%) Client/Server
7 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
7 14 (22.58%) Apache
8 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
8 13 (20.97%) webMethods
8 13 (20.97%) Software AG
8 13 (20.97%) Validation
8 13 (20.97%) Web Analytics
8 13 (20.97%) Analytics
9 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (19.35%) DataPower
9 12 (19.35%) Nagios
9 12 (19.35%) Middleware
9 12 (19.35%) Configuration Management
9 12 (19.35%) Tomcat

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 27 (43.55%) IIS
1 27 (43.55%) JBoss
2 14 (22.58%) Apache
2 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) VisualVM
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) .NET
2 12 (19.35%) COM+
2 12 (19.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (22.58%) Client/Server
3 12 (19.35%) DataPower
3 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) iSeries
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce
2 17 (27.42%) ITIL
3 15 (24.19%) SOA
3 15 (24.19%) Problem Management
4 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
4 14 (22.58%) Service Management
5 13 (20.97%) Validation
5 13 (20.97%) Web Analytics
5 13 (20.97%) Analytics
6 12 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (19.35%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Line Management
9 2 (3.23%) System Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.23%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.23%) Change Control
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) PHP
4 3 (4.84%) VB
4 3 (4.84%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (14.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Nagios
1 12 (19.35%) Opsview
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) IBM
2 13 (20.97%) Software AG
2 13 (20.97%) webMethods
3 12 (19.35%) Splunk
4 11 (17.74%) Google
5 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle