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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 193 171 180
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 49 64 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 1.05% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.09% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 37
Average salary £24,500 £28,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,650 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £49,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
5652 5853 4992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.96% 95.95% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4764 4822 4399
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
Bristol -7 21 £24,500 -10.90%
Somerset +13 14 £23,000 -12.38%
Wiltshire -7 9 £28,500 -
Gloucestershire -12 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Dorset -9 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 50 (53.19%) SQL
2 33 (35.11%) SQL Server
3 30 (31.91%) ITIL
4 26 (27.66%) Windows
5 25 (26.60%) Oracle
6 24 (25.53%) Java
7 22 (23.40%) .NET
8 19 (20.21%) UNIX
9 17 (18.09%) Finance
10 16 (17.02%) Linux
11 15 (15.96%) ERP
12 14 (14.89%) Sage
12 14 (14.89%) XML
13 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
14 11 (11.70%) Business Objects
14 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (10.64%) IIS
15 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
15 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
15 10 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.57%) Release Management
17 8 (8.51%) SLA
17 8 (8.51%) MS Office
17 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
18 7 (7.45%) HTML
18 7 (7.45%) ISO 9001
18 7 (7.45%) SaaS
19 6 (6.38%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 10 (10.64%) IIS
1 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.38%) JBoss
2 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.32%) Joomla!
3 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) SAS
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.19%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.06%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.06%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.06%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.06%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.06%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) LAN
1 2 (2.13%) WAN
1 2 (2.13%) Intranet
1 2 (2.13%) Internet
1 2 (2.13%) Extranet
1 2 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.32%) MS Access
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.06%) DB2
7 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (5.32%) Subversion
1 5 (5.32%) Maven
1 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.40%) .NET
2 14 (14.89%) XML
3 7 (7.45%) HTML
4 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.32%) JSP
5 5 (5.32%) J2EE
5 5 (5.32%) Ajax
6 4 (4.26%) Web Services
7 3 (3.19%) Spring
7 3 (3.19%) Struts
8 1 (1.06%) XSD
8 1 (1.06%) XSLT
8 1 (1.06%) WSDL
8 1 (1.06%) Middleware
8 1 (1.06%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) PMI
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.06%) Equities
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Physics
5 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Windows
2 19 (20.21%) UNIX
3 16 (17.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) ITIL
2 15 (15.96%) ERP
3 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.57%) Release Management
5 6 (6.38%) CRM
6 5 (5.32%) Service Management
6 5 (5.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.32%) Line Management
7 4 (4.26%) Change Management
7 4 (4.26%) Process Management
8 3 (3.19%) Project Management
8 3 (3.19%) ITSM
8 3 (3.19%) Workflow
8 3 (3.19%) Wealth Management
8 3 (3.19%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.19%) SDLC
9 2 (2.13%) Web Development
9 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.13%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (53.19%) SQL
2 24 (25.53%) Java
3 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.32%) C#
4 5 (5.32%) PHP
4 5 (5.32%) Delphi
4 5 (5.32%) VBA
4 5 (5.32%) Pascal
4 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.13%) VB
7 2 (2.13%) COBOL
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.38%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.19%) MCSE
5 3 (3.19%) MCSA
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PhD
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 7 (7.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) XenApp
2 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle
2 14 (14.89%) Sage
3 11 (11.70%) Business Objects
4 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.38%) Citrix
6 5 (5.32%) IBM
6 5 (5.32%) Compuware
6 5 (5.32%) BancTec
6 5 (5.32%) VMware
7 3 (3.19%) Aareon
7 3 (3.19%) Sybase
8 1 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (1.06%) Siebel
8 1 (1.06%) Kypera
8 1 (1.06%) Symantec
8 1 (1.06%) Metastorm
8 1 (1.06%) Northgate
8 1 (1.06%) Civica
8 1 (1.06%) Capita
8 1 (1.06%) Orchard