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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 171 150 158
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 19 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.87% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.93% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 29
Average salary £24,000 £28,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.52% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3890 3446 3641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.44% 94.05% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3278 2980 3201
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Manchester

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
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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
Altrincham +2 5 £25,000 +11.11%
Applications Support Analyst
North West

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 47 (81.03%) SQL
2 26 (44.83%) .NET
3 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
4 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 21 (36.21%) VB.NET
6 19 (32.76%) XML
7 18 (31.03%) Oracle
8 16 (27.59%) C#
9 15 (25.86%) Finance
9 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
10 14 (24.14%) UNIX
11 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
12 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
12 12 (20.69%) Change Control
12 12 (20.69%) Wealth Management
12 12 (20.69%) Linux
12 12 (20.69%) Java
12 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 12 (20.69%) MS Office
13 9 (15.52%) IIS
13 9 (15.52%) ITIL
13 9 (15.52%) Release Management
14 8 (13.79%) Windows
15 6 (10.34%) Web Services
15 6 (10.34%) Business Continuity
16 5 (8.62%) Degree
17 4 (6.90%) Back Office
17 4 (6.90%) Time Management
17 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
17 4 (6.90%) Active Directory

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (15.52%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) LAN
1 1 (1.72%) WAN
1 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) OLAP
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 19 (32.76%) XML
4 6 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) UNIX
2 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 8 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
2 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
3 12 (20.69%) Wealth Management
3 12 (20.69%) Change Control
4 9 (15.52%) ITIL
4 9 (15.52%) Release Management
5 6 (10.34%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.90%) Time Management
7 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.45%) Service Management
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Logistics
9 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) VB.NET
3 16 (27.59%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.72%) Misys