The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 82 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.39% 2.82% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 2.90% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 13
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support
Wales

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Applications Support
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in South Wales

Applications Support
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newport +1 1 £30,000 -35.48%
Cardiff -8 1 - - 3
Applications Support
Wales

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SLA
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) MS Access
6 1 (5.88%) JBoss
6 1 (5.88%) Apache
6 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Borland
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Delphi
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Borland
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago