The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 92 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 4 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.32% 1.22% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.26% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 6
Average salary £25,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Applications Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1229 1267 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.08% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1128 924
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 Wales

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
(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
South Wales -3 4 £25,000 -20.00%
Applications Support Analyst
UK

Applications Support Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) SLA
6 6 (35.29%) QA
6 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) MS Office
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Banking
10 1 (5.88%) VB
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (5.88%) Uniface
10 1 (5.88%) VB6
10 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 1 (5.88%) Degree
10 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
10 1 (5.88%) Line Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) Uniface
3 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
2 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) VMware