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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 167 153 196
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 70 71 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 1.32% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.38% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 68 60 39
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +24 36 £24,000 -15.78% 3
Gloucestershire +2 15 £32,500 -20.73% 1
Dorset -38 14 £34,000 -5.55%
Wiltshire -9 3 £30,000 +36.36%
Somerset -12 1 £18,500 -43.07%
Cornwall - 1 £19,000 -
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 69 (59.48%) SQL Server
2 68 (58.62%) SQL
3 31 (26.72%) Windows
4 27 (23.28%) .NET
5 26 (22.41%) MS Excel
6 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
7 22 (18.97%) Finance
8 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET
9 20 (17.24%) IIS
9 20 (17.24%) ITIL
10 19 (16.38%) Oracle
10 19 (16.38%) ERP
11 16 (13.79%) Sage
12 15 (12.93%) MS Office
13 14 (12.07%) C#
13 14 (12.07%) Active Directory
14 13 (11.21%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (9.48%) MCSE
16 10 (8.62%) MCSA
16 10 (8.62%) XML
16 10 (8.62%) VB
16 10 (8.62%) UNIX
16 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
16 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
17 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
18 8 (6.90%) Linux
19 7 (6.03%) Web Services
19 7 (6.03%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (17.24%) IIS
2 7 (6.03%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.59%) JBoss
3 3 (2.59%) Apache
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) OpenROAD
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) Intranet
3 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (59.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.72%) MySQL
7 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Subversion
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Law
2 7 (6.03%) Advertising
3 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Back Office
4 2 (1.72%) International Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.28%) .NET
2 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.62%) XML
4 7 (6.03%) Web Services
4 7 (6.03%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.45%) WinForms
6 3 (2.59%) J2EE
6 3 (2.59%) HTML
6 3 (2.59%) Java EE
7 1 (0.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) Mathematics
1 5 (4.31%) Physics
1 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.45%) PMI
3 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.72%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) UNIX
3 8 (6.90%) Linux
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.59%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.24%) ITIL
2 19 (16.38%) ERP
3 13 (11.21%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.03%) Capacity Management
7 6 (5.17%) Line Management
8 5 (4.31%) Time Management
8 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.31%) Parallel Programming
9 4 (3.45%) QMS
9 4 (3.45%) Software Testing
10 3 (2.59%) Project Management
10 3 (2.59%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.59%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.59%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.59%) ITSM
11 2 (1.72%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.72%) Data Analysis
12 1 (0.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.62%) SQL
2 14 (12.07%) C#
3 10 (8.62%) VB
4 7 (6.03%) VBA
4 7 (6.03%) Java
5 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.45%) VBScript
6 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.59%) Delphi
7 3 (2.59%) VB6
7 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (9.48%) MCSE
2 10 (8.62%) MCSA
3 5 (4.31%) PhD
4 4 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (0.86%) MCP
6 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) XenApp
3 3 (2.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) Oracle
3 16 (13.79%) Sage
4 7 (6.03%) Citrix
4 7 (6.03%) VMware
5 2 (1.72%) FrontRange
5 2 (1.72%) CA
5 2 (1.72%) Sybase
6 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.86%) SAP
6 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
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