The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 86 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.13% 1.70% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.74% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 14
Median salary £28,750 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,100 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £34,550 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Applications Support
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
1293 1377 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.51% 97.45% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1128 1128
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Wales

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Wales

Applications Support
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 12 £32,500 +18.18% 1
West Wales -11 2 £18,750 -
North Wales +10 1 £27,500 -
Applications Support
UK

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Applications Support 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 in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 7 (21.21%) SLA
5 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) Change Management
7 5 (15.15%) Unix
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.12%) C#
8 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.09%) .NET
9 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.09%) Windows
9 3 (9.09%) Apache
9 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
9 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.09%) SAP
10 2 (6.06%) CRM
10 2 (6.06%) Linux
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports

Applications Support 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) COM
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Change Management
2 6 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Data Entry
5 2 (6.06%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Service Design
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Uniface
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Sun
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