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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 165 161 177
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 58 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.92% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.97% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 25
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
Birmingham +1 32 £27,500 -36.04% 1
Coventry -13 7 £27,500 +4.76%
Wolverhampton - 7 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +7 4 £25,500 +6.25%
Worcestershire +2 2 - -
Staffordshire -21 2 £20,000 -25.92% 1
Dudley - 2 £25,500 -
Solihull +2 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 74 (68.52%) SQL
2 44 (40.74%) Finance
3 38 (35.19%) Windows
4 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
5 33 (30.56%) UNIX
6 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
7 25 (23.15%) C#
8 22 (20.37%) .NET
8 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
9 19 (17.59%) Financial Institution
10 18 (16.67%) Perl
10 18 (16.67%) Python
10 18 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 16 (14.81%) HTML
11 16 (14.81%) Equities
11 16 (14.81%) Wiki
11 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
12 15 (13.89%) Data Analysis
13 13 (12.04%) Maximo
13 13 (12.04%) Degree
13 13 (12.04%) MS Access
13 13 (12.04%) ITIL
13 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (11.11%) VB
14 12 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
15 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (10.19%) Change Management
16 10 (9.26%) MS Office
17 9 (8.33%) XML
17 9 (8.33%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (3.70%) CMS
4 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.26%) MS Office
3 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Maximo
2 12 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) MS Access
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.85%) KDB
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (40.74%) Finance
2 19 (17.59%) Financial Institution
3 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.78%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.37%) .NET
2 16 (14.81%) HTML
3 9 (8.33%) XML
4 8 (7.41%) Web Services
5 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.63%) Middleware
6 5 (4.63%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.70%) WCF
8 3 (2.78%) OpenCL
8 3 (2.78%) OpenMP
8 3 (2.78%) CSS
9 2 (1.85%) Django
9 2 (1.85%) JMS
10 1 (0.93%) jQuery
10 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.93%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Equities
1 16 (14.81%) Wiki
2 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) CMDB
4 4 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.19%) Windows
2 33 (30.56%) UNIX
3 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.56%) Linux
5 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.89%) Data Analysis
2 13 (12.04%) ITIL
3 11 (10.19%) Change Management
4 9 (8.33%) CRM
5 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.48%) ERP
6 7 (6.48%) Migration
7 6 (5.56%) MVC
8 5 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.63%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.63%) Logistics
8 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.63%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.78%) Parallel Programming
9 3 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.78%) Service Management
9 3 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (68.52%) SQL
2 25 (23.15%) C#
3 18 (16.67%) Perl
3 18 (16.67%) Python
4 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 12 (11.11%) VB
6 6 (5.56%) C
7 4 (3.70%) Java
8 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.78%) C++
8 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.78%) Fortran
8 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) MCP
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.85%) MCTS
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Netcool
1 2 (1.85%) Nagios
1 2 (1.85%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.85%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (1.85%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) Cognos
4 2 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.93%) Sun
5 1 (0.93%) Open Text
5 1 (0.93%) RedPrairie
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago