The median annual salary for a Applications Support Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 79 92 99
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.05% 0.57% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.58% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -36.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £17,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 839 1211 1147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.56% 98.22% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 735 1028 1007
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in South Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in South Wales

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in South 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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Newport - 6 £30,500 -
Torfaen +16 2 £28,500 -5.00%
Cardiff +7 1 £26,500 +55.88%
Applications Support Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South Wales region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) ITIL
4 17 (48.57%) Degree
5 13 (37.14%) Finance
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) .NET
5 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
6 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
6 12 (34.29%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (34.29%) iSeries
6 12 (34.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 11 (31.43%) Incident Management
7 11 (31.43%) Validation
7 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
8 10 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (28.57%) Advertising
9 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) IBM
9 9 (25.71%) ISEB
9 9 (25.71%) MS Office
10 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
10 8 (22.86%) Business Analysis
11 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Web Services
12 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
13 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 5 (14.29%) PowerShell

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 1 (2.86%) ColdFusion
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) Toad
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) iSeries
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
3 11 (31.43%) Incident Management
3 11 (31.43%) Validation
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) Business Analysis
5 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Data Privacy
8 1 (2.86%) Data Security
8 1 (2.86%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.86%) Service Management
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
3 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (25.71%) ISEB
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
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