The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 83 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 12 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.01% 1.49% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.54% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 3
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Applications Support
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
1171 1170 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.57% 96.77% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1021 822
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
Cardiff -5 7 £31,500 +5.00%
Newport -2 2 £38,500 +97.43%
Torfaen - 2 £30,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,990 -
Applications Support
Wales

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (23.81%) SLA
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) COM
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Batch
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) AS400
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) OS/400
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Change Management
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Entry
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) RPG
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £32000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago