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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 212 212 191
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 40 27 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.40% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.42% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 65
Average salary £37,500 £27,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 32 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Cheshire -3 5 £26,000 -7.14% 4
Merseyside +10 2 £26,000 - 1
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (74.67%) SQL
2 31 (41.33%) Finance
3 20 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 20 (26.67%) Change Control
4 19 (25.33%) .NET
4 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
4 19 (25.33%) Wealth Management
5 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
5 16 (21.33%) Problem Management
6 15 (20.00%) Oracle
7 14 (18.67%) Java
8 13 (17.33%) UNIX
9 12 (16.00%) MS Office
9 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (16.00%) ITIL
9 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (16.00%) Release Management
10 11 (14.67%) XML
11 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
12 9 (12.00%) C#
12 9 (12.00%) Windows
13 8 (10.67%) Linux
14 7 (9.33%) HP
15 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
15 6 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (8.00%) Web Services
15 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
15 6 (8.00%) SLA
15 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (8.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Office
2 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.33%) Bond Adapt
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.33%) DTS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (1.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) .NET
2 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.67%) XML
4 6 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) XSLT
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.33%) Middleware
5 1 (1.33%) WinForms
5 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.33%) COM+
5 1 (1.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.33%) Kindle
2 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) UNIX
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) HPUX
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 20 (26.67%) Change Control
2 19 (25.33%) Wealth Management
2 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (21.33%) Problem Management
4 12 (16.00%) Release Management
4 12 (16.00%) ITIL
5 5 (6.67%) CRM
5 5 (6.67%) Change Management
5 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.33%) Service Management
6 4 (5.33%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.33%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.00%) OO
7 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (74.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Java
3 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.00%) C#
5 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) HND
3 1 (1.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) Misys
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.33%) Northgate
5 1 (1.33%) Civica
5 1 (1.33%) Capita
5 1 (1.33%) Orchard
Cheshire
Canon
Salary: £25867 - £27304 per annum + £1,800 Bonus + co car/car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: up to £35k, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + inc Benefts
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago