Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Application Support
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 112 112
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 17 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.07% 1.24% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.26% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 35
South Wales median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -6.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,550 £19,650
90th Percentile £34,700 £47,875 £37,500
Wales median annual salary £30,250 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.17%

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 1542 2303 2376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.47% 98.33% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 2001 2038
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,779
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.96% +5.08%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,639
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.35% +4.68%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in South Wales

Applications Support
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in South Wales

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in South Wales

Applications Support
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 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +9 11 £30,000 -14.29%
Cardiff +2 6 £27,500 -12.70% 1
Applications Support
Wales

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 South Wales region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 5 (29.41%) GNVQ
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) Automotive
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) iSeries
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 5 (29.41%) Automotive
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) GNVQ
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
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