The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 94 88 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 6 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.51% 0.83% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.85% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 38
Average salary £32,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £31,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Applications Support Analyst
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1135 1059 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.78% 97.16% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 984 912 946
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 South Wales

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
Cardiff +1 3 £27,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 -
Newport -12 1 £30,500 +3.38%
Applications Support Analyst
Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) iSeries
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iSeries
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (12.50%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) RPG
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus