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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 157 148 182
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 64 55 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 1.02% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.07% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 23
Average salary £27,500 £27,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
5317 5118 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.51% 95.31% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4474 4345 3948
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +4 36 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Wolverhampton - 8 £40,000 -
Coventry -14 6 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Warwickshire +1 3 £26,000 -13.33%
Staffordshire -9 3 £20,500 -24.07%
Solihull +3 2 - -
Worcestershire 0 2 - -
Dudley - 2 £25,500 -
Walsall - 1 £31,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 79 (67.52%) SQL
2 47 (40.17%) Finance
3 42 (35.90%) Windows
4 36 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 34 (29.06%) UNIX
6 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
7 27 (23.08%) C#
8 25 (21.37%) .NET
9 22 (18.80%) SharePoint
9 22 (18.80%) Financial Institution
10 19 (16.24%) Perl
10 19 (16.24%) Python
10 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
11 17 (14.53%) Equities
11 17 (14.53%) Wiki
11 17 (14.53%) Bash Shell
12 16 (13.68%) Data Analysis
12 16 (13.68%) HTML
13 15 (12.82%) ITIL
13 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (11.11%) MS Access
14 13 (11.11%) VB
14 13 (11.11%) Maximo
14 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (11.11%) Degree
15 12 (10.26%) Dynamics AX
16 11 (9.40%) CRM
16 11 (9.40%) MS Office
16 11 (9.40%) Change Management
17 10 (8.55%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (18.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (3.42%) CMS
4 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.40%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Maximo
2 12 (10.26%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.11%) MS Access
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.27%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.71%) KDB
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) Informix
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (40.17%) Finance
2 22 (18.80%) Financial Institution
3 10 (8.55%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
5 3 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.37%) .NET
2 16 (13.68%) HTML
3 9 (7.69%) XML
4 8 (6.84%) Web Services
4 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.27%) Middleware
5 5 (4.27%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.42%) WCF
7 3 (2.56%) CSS
8 2 (1.71%) Django
8 2 (1.71%) JMS
9 1 (0.85%) EDI
9 1 (0.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.85%) OpenMP
9 1 (0.85%) OpenCL
9 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Equities
1 17 (14.53%) Wiki
2 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.27%) CMDB
5 4 (3.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) Windows
2 34 (29.06%) UNIX
3 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.27%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.42%) Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.68%) Data Analysis
2 15 (12.82%) ITIL
3 11 (9.40%) CRM
3 11 (9.40%) Change Management
4 10 (8.55%) ERP
5 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
5 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.98%) Migration
7 6 (5.13%) MVC
8 5 (4.27%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.27%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.27%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.27%) Logistics
8 5 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.42%) Service Management
10 3 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (67.52%) SQL
2 27 (23.08%) C#
3 19 (16.24%) Perl
3 19 (16.24%) Python
4 17 (14.53%) Bash Shell
5 13 (11.11%) VB
6 4 (3.42%) Java
6 4 (3.42%) C
7 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) Fortran
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) MCTS
2 2 (1.71%) MCP
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (1.71%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.71%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (1.71%) Netcool
1 2 (1.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle
3 3 (2.56%) Cognos
4 2 (1.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.85%) Sun
5 1 (0.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.85%) Open Text
5 1 (0.85%) RedPrairie
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits (excellent package)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago