The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 131 133 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £25,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Applications Support Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2079 2289 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.16% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1621 1677
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) IIS
6 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
8 5 (18.52%) Perl
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (18.52%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.81%) JBoss
9 4 (14.81%) Apache
9 4 (14.81%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
9 4 (14.81%) Selenium
9 4 (14.81%) WCF
9 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
1 2 (7.41%) SMTP
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
1 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
1 4 (14.81%) WCF
1 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) iXBRL
3 2 (7.41%) MCollective
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) GIS
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (7.41%) VB
6 2 (7.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) AAT
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.11%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Squid
3 2 (7.41%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
1 2 (7.41%) Cacti
1 2 (7.41%) Ganglia
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) collectd
1 2 (7.41%) logstash
1 2 (7.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) ESRI
4 2 (7.41%) Splunk