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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 215 181 193
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 38 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.81% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.87% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 58
Average salary £28,250 £26,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.65% -28.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 6472 7129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.73% 93.89% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5667 5578 6103
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -20 16 £24,500 -10.90% 1
Cheshire -14 14 £30,000 +20.00%
Merseyside +5 7 £33,750 +14.40%
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 17 September 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 83 (69.17%) SQL
2 52 (43.33%) .NET
3 45 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 37 (30.83%) ITIL
5 35 (29.17%) Finance
6 32 (26.67%) Java
7 29 (24.17%) Oracle
7 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET
8 28 (23.33%) Linux
9 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
10 25 (20.83%) VB.NET
11 24 (20.00%) C#
11 24 (20.00%) UNIX
12 22 (18.33%) Problem Management
12 22 (18.33%) Release Management
13 21 (17.50%) XML
14 20 (16.67%) Windows
15 18 (15.00%) SQL Server
16 17 (14.17%) Service Delivery
17 16 (13.33%) MS Office
18 15 (12.50%) IIS
19 14 (11.67%) VB
19 14 (11.67%) VB6
20 13 (10.83%) T-SQL
20 13 (10.83%) SharePoint
21 12 (10.00%) LiveLink
22 11 (9.17%) Web Services
22 11 (9.17%) WebSphere
22 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
23 10 (8.33%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 13 (10.83%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.00%) LiveLink
4 11 (9.17%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.83%) Apache
6 5 (4.17%) nginx
7 4 (3.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.83%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.17%) MySQL
4 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.67%) DTS
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.83%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.83%) OLAP
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Subversion
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (29.17%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (5.00%) Retail
3 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.33%) Back Office
5 2 (1.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (43.33%) .NET
2 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET
3 21 (17.50%) XML
4 11 (9.17%) Web Services
5 5 (4.17%) HTML
5 5 (4.17%) CSS
5 5 (4.17%) Spring
6 4 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.33%) J2EE
6 4 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.33%) Linux
2 24 (20.00%) UNIX
3 20 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) HPUX
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) ITIL
2 22 (18.33%) Problem Management
2 22 (18.33%) Release Management
3 17 (14.17%) Service Delivery
4 8 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (6.67%) Service Management
4 8 (6.67%) ERP
4 8 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 8 (6.67%) Wealth Management
4 8 (6.67%) Change Control
5 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.00%) SOA
6 6 (5.00%) CRM
7 5 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.17%) Supply Chain Management
7 5 (4.17%) OO
8 4 (3.33%) Time Management
8 4 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (69.17%) SQL
2 32 (26.67%) Java
3 25 (20.83%) VB.NET
4 24 (20.00%) C#
5 14 (11.67%) VB
5 14 (11.67%) VB6
6 13 (10.83%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.33%) VBScript
7 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.33%) VBA
8 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.17%) HND
2 4 (3.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) HNC
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 45 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.17%) Oracle
3 7 (5.83%) HP
4 5 (4.17%) Misys
4 5 (4.17%) Epicor
5 4 (3.33%) Remedy
5 4 (3.33%) JBoss
5 4 (3.33%) BMC
6 2 (1.67%) Citrix
6 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.83%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
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