The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 183 156 138
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 31 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.88% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.92% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 61
Average salary £26,000 £27,850 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.64% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £44,500 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5008 4676 4843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.25% 95.45% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4270 3907 4065
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 West Midlands

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Coventry -7 15 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Warwickshire -16 6 £22,500 -19.21%
Birmingham -3 4 £50,000 +21.21%
Worcestershire +3 2 £23,500 -15.61%
Staffordshire -2 2 £24,250 +8.98%
Solihull - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £21,500 -
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 45 (59.21%) SQL
2 43 (56.58%) .NET
3 39 (51.32%) SQL Server
4 34 (44.74%) C#
4 34 (44.74%) Windows
5 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
6 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 15 (19.74%) ITIL
7 15 (19.74%) MVC
7 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
9 13 (17.11%) Finance
10 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 11 (14.47%) CRM
11 11 (14.47%) UNIX
12 10 (13.16%) Java
12 10 (13.16%) Oracle
12 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.84%) HTML
13 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
14 8 (10.53%) IIS
14 8 (10.53%) VB
14 8 (10.53%) Web Services
14 8 (10.53%) SLA
14 8 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (9.21%) Change Management
15 7 (9.21%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.53%) IIS
3 7 (9.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.32%) Sage 50
3 1 (1.32%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.32%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.32%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) FTP
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (51.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.32%) Informix
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (1.32%) ProC
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (56.58%) .NET
2 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
3 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (11.84%) HTML
5 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 8 (10.53%) Web Services
6 7 (9.21%) CSS
6 7 (9.21%) WCF
7 5 (6.58%) XML
8 2 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Derivative
4 1 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.32%) Statistics
4 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.74%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) UNIX
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) AIX
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
1 15 (19.74%) MVC
2 11 (14.47%) CRM
3 8 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.21%) Change Management
5 6 (7.89%) ERP
6 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.26%) Project Management
7 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.26%) Logistics
8 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.63%) Time Management
9 2 (2.63%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.63%) Document Management
10 1 (1.32%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) SQL
2 34 (44.74%) C#
3 10 (13.16%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) VB
5 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) C
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) Korn
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (1.32%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.32%) Netcool
2 1 (1.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Cognos
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) Northgate
4 2 (2.63%) Lotus
4 2 (2.63%) Sage
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
5 1 (1.32%) Civica
5 1 (1.32%) Capita
5 1 (1.32%) Orchard
5 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.32%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.32%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.32%) i2
5 1 (1.32%) JDA
5 1 (1.32%) Pegasus