The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Applications Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 70 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 26 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.35% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.49% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 4
Median salary £27,000 £26,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £19,250 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
1066 1228 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.21% 97.93% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1059 1138
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +24 20 £27,000 -10.00%
North Wales - 5 £28,500 -
West Wales -9 1 £18,500 -
Applications Support Analyst
UK

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Applications Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 38 (64.41%) ITIL
3 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
4 28 (47.46%) Finance
5 27 (45.76%) Systems Analysis
6 24 (40.68%) Incident Management
7 22 (37.29%) ISEB
7 22 (37.29%) Data Modelling
8 21 (35.59%) Validation
8 21 (35.59%) Degree
9 20 (33.90%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (27.12%) C#
10 16 (27.12%) iSeries
11 15 (25.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (25.42%) .NET
12 14 (23.73%) Windows
12 14 (23.73%) Advertising
12 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
13 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
13 12 (20.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
14 11 (18.64%) MS Office
14 11 (18.64%) Business Analysis
14 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
16 9 (15.25%) IBM
17 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
17 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
18 7 (11.86%) Web Services
19 6 (10.17%) Data Security

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Office
2 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.39%) Toad
3 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) Ajax
4 2 (3.39%) jQuery
4 2 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) iSeries
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) ITIL
2 27 (45.76%) Systems Analysis
3 24 (40.68%) Incident Management
4 22 (37.29%) Data Modelling
5 21 (35.59%) Validation
6 15 (25.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.64%) Business Analysis
7 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
8 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.17%) Data Privacy
9 6 (10.17%) Data Security
9 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.08%) ERP
10 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.39%) CRM
11 2 (3.39%) UML
12 1 (1.69%) Data Analysis
12 1 (1.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) C#
3 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.47%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.78%) C
6 3 (5.08%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) ISEB
2 21 (35.59%) Degree
3 20 (33.90%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow