The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 187 215 173
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -42
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 65 40 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 0.65% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.66% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 52
Average salary £29,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,800 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5493 6030 5524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.49% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 4946 4629
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol +4 22 £26,500 -18.46% 4
Wiltshire +17 21 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Somerset +14 14 - -
Dorset - 7 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -4 1 £22,500 -27.41%
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 103 (57.54%) SQL
2 72 (40.22%) Degree
3 68 (37.99%) MS Office
4 65 (36.31%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (35.75%) SQL Server
6 61 (34.08%) Windows
7 55 (30.73%) IIS
7 55 (30.73%) Finance
8 48 (26.82%) ITIL
9 46 (25.70%) Microsoft
10 40 (22.35%) Banking
11 38 (21.23%) Active Directory
12 34 (18.99%) SLA
13 33 (18.44%) Data Analysis
14 32 (17.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (15.08%) Wireshark
15 27 (15.08%) Network Management
15 27 (15.08%) SNMP
16 26 (14.53%) Change Management
16 26 (14.53%) Relational Database
17 25 (13.97%) Unix
18 24 (13.41%) MS Excel
18 24 (13.41%) Mathematics
18 24 (13.41%) Computer Science
18 24 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (12.29%) Time Management
19 22 (12.29%) Wealth Management
19 22 (12.29%) Credit Risk
19 22 (12.29%) SWIFT
19 22 (12.29%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 55 (30.73%) IIS
2 14 (7.82%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.56%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 68 (37.99%) MS Office
2 24 (13.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.08%) SNMP
1 27 (15.08%) Wireshark
2 4 (2.23%) Internet
3 2 (1.12%) Intranet
3 2 (1.12%) LAN
3 2 (1.12%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) DHCP
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (35.75%) SQL Server
2 32 (17.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (14.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.59%) MS Access
5 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.56%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.56%) Ingres
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.68%) ClearQuest
2 3 (1.68%) InstallShield
2 3 (1.68%) MSI
2 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.12%) Maven
3 2 (1.12%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (30.73%) Finance
2 40 (22.35%) Banking
3 15 (8.38%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.79%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.12%) Advertising
5 2 (1.12%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) International Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.06%) XML
2 15 (8.38%) .NET
3 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (2.79%) HTML
5 5 (2.79%) ODBC
6 4 (2.23%) Apache Flex
6 4 (2.23%) Flash
6 4 (2.23%) Web Services
7 3 (1.68%) CSS
8 2 (1.12%) Ajax
8 2 (1.12%) J2EE
8 2 (1.12%) JSP
8 2 (1.12%) XSL
9 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (36.31%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.41%) Mathematics
3 22 (12.29%) Credit Risk
3 22 (12.29%) SWIFT
4 10 (5.59%) Hedge funds
4 10 (5.59%) User Experience
5 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.79%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.23%) CMDB
8 3 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.08%) Windows
2 25 (13.97%) Unix
3 14 (7.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.12%) Linux
7 2 (1.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.82%) ITIL
2 33 (18.44%) Data Analysis
3 27 (15.08%) Network Management
4 26 (14.53%) Change Management
5 24 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (12.29%) Time Management
6 22 (12.29%) Wealth Management
7 19 (10.61%) Service Delivery
8 18 (10.06%) Project Management
9 16 (8.94%) Asset Management
9 16 (8.94%) ITSM
9 16 (8.94%) PRINCE2
10 13 (7.26%) Problem Management
10 13 (7.26%) Process Improvement
11 11 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.15%) Migration
12 8 (4.47%) Application Performance Management
12 8 (4.47%) CRM
12 8 (4.47%) ITIL V3
12 8 (4.47%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (57.54%) SQL
2 22 (12.29%) Java
3 21 (11.73%) VB
4 19 (10.61%) PowerShell
5 18 (10.06%) C
6 9 (5.03%) C#
7 8 (4.47%) PHP
8 6 (3.35%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.79%) VBA
10 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.12%) C++
11 2 (1.12%) VC++
12 1 (0.56%) Python
12 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (40.22%) Degree
2 16 (8.94%) ISTQB
2 16 (8.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.59%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.47%) MCSA
4 8 (4.47%) MCSE
5 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (18.99%) SLA
2 3 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 38 (21.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.12%) Terminal Server
2 2 (1.12%) XenApp
2 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) SCCM
2 1 (0.56%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 46 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.29%) Bloomberg
2 22 (12.29%) Reuters
3 11 (6.15%) Oracle
3 11 (6.15%) Remedy
4 6 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.79%) HP
5 5 (2.79%) Sun
6 4 (2.23%) Adobe
6 4 (2.23%) Citrix
7 3 (1.68%) IBM
7 3 (1.68%) Sybase
8 2 (1.12%) Civica
8 2 (1.12%) VMware
9 1 (0.56%) Altiris
9 1 (0.56%) CA
9 1 (0.56%) FrontRange
9 1 (0.56%) Informatica
9 1 (0.56%) Lotus
9 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago