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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 218 204 186
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 36 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.72% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.76% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 48
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
(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
Manchester -7 21 £30,500 +10.90% 6
Cheshire +3 13 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Merseyside +1 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £24,000 - 2
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle
3 21 (39.62%) ITIL
4 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
5 14 (26.42%) Oracle Database
6 12 (22.64%) Problem Management
7 8 (15.09%) .NET
7 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
7 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
8 7 (13.21%) C#
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
8 7 (13.21%) Windows
8 7 (13.21%) WCF
8 7 (13.21%) Release Management
9 6 (11.32%) Linux
9 6 (11.32%) MS Office
10 5 (9.43%) Service Management
10 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (7.55%) Software Deployment
11 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
11 4 (7.55%) SCCM
11 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
11 4 (7.55%) Document Management
11 4 (7.55%) Change Management
11 4 (7.55%) Hummingbird
11 4 (7.55%) Workflow
11 4 (7.55%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
1 1 (1.89%) VPN
1 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
1 4 (7.55%) Law
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (13.21%) WCF
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Problem Management
3 7 (13.21%) Release Management
4 5 (9.43%) Service Management
4 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Workflow
5 4 (7.55%) Document Management
5 4 (7.55%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.66%) ERP
6 3 (5.66%) ETL
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.77%) CRM
8 1 (1.89%) Analytics
8 1 (1.89%) Business Analytics
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
3 7 (13.21%) C#
4 4 (7.55%) VBScript
4 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.77%) JCL
5 2 (3.77%) COBOL
5 2 (3.77%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Hummingbird
4 3 (5.66%) Northgate
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
Manchester, Lancashire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 days ago