The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 199 179 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 57 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.80% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.85% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 70
Average salary £29,750 £26,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.42% -37.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,525
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Applications Support Analyst
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7039 6714 7111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.78% 94.35% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5690 5774 6185
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 the North West

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Manchester -12 31 £27,500 +5.76%
Cheshire -16 16 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Merseyside +12 9 £29,250 -0.84% 1
Cumbria - 1 £48,500 -
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 84 (69.42%) SQL
2 56 (46.28%) .NET
3 49 (40.50%) Microsoft
4 39 (32.23%) ITIL
5 36 (29.75%) Finance
6 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET
7 30 (24.79%) Java
8 28 (23.14%) C#
8 28 (23.14%) Oracle
8 28 (23.14%) Linux
8 28 (23.14%) MS Excel
9 27 (22.31%) VB.NET
10 24 (19.83%) Problem Management
11 23 (19.01%) XML
11 23 (19.01%) UNIX
12 22 (18.18%) Release Management
13 20 (16.53%) Windows
14 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
15 17 (14.05%) Service Delivery
16 15 (12.40%) IIS
17 14 (11.57%) MS Office
17 14 (11.57%) VB
17 14 (11.57%) VB6
18 13 (10.74%) T-SQL
18 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
19 12 (9.92%) Banking
19 12 (9.92%) LiveLink
20 11 (9.09%) WebSphere
20 11 (9.09%) Web Services
21 10 (8.26%) Service Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (12.40%) IIS
2 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
3 12 (9.92%) LiveLink
4 11 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.79%) Apache
6 5 (4.13%) nginx
7 4 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 28 (23.14%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.83%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) MySQL
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) DTS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.83%) OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Subversion
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (29.75%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
3 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.31%) Back Office
5 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (46.28%) .NET
2 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET
3 23 (19.01%) XML
4 11 (9.09%) Web Services
5 5 (4.13%) CSS
5 5 (4.13%) HTML
5 5 (4.13%) Spring
6 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (3.31%) J2EE
7 3 (2.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
2 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
2 1 (0.83%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) Linux
2 23 (19.01%) UNIX
3 20 (16.53%) Windows
4 2 (1.65%) HPUX
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) ITIL
2 24 (19.83%) Problem Management
3 22 (18.18%) Release Management
4 17 (14.05%) Service Delivery
5 10 (8.26%) Service Management
6 8 (6.61%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.61%) Incident Management
6 8 (6.61%) Wealth Management
6 8 (6.61%) ERP
6 8 (6.61%) Change Control
7 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.96%) SOA
9 5 (4.13%) CRM
9 5 (4.13%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.13%) Supply Chain Management
10 4 (3.31%) Time Management
10 4 (3.31%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.31%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (3.31%) Change Management
10 4 (3.31%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 84 (69.42%) SQL
2 30 (24.79%) Java
3 28 (23.14%) C#
4 27 (22.31%) VB.NET
5 14 (11.57%) VB
5 14 (11.57%) VB6
6 13 (10.74%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.31%) VBScript
7 4 (3.31%) VBA
8 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) Degree
1 4 (3.31%) HNC
1 4 (3.31%) HND
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) GxP
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 49 (40.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.14%) Oracle
3 7 (5.79%) HP
4 5 (4.13%) Epicor
4 5 (4.13%) Misys
5 4 (3.31%) Remedy
5 4 (3.31%) JBoss
5 4 (3.31%) BMC
6 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.65%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.83%) Twitter
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