The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 296 310 318
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1070 1010 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.88% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.93% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 953 856 777
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Applications Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Applications Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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
England +25 1030 £40,000 +12.67% 78
London +39 565 £52,500 +16.66% 28
South East +31 176 £30,000 -1.63% 9
City of London +15 155 £47,500 - 11
Yorkshire +18 66 £32,500 +18.18% 6
East of England 0 66 £40,000 +23.07% 13
Surrey +3 60 £25,500 -15.00% 5
South West -27 53 £27,500 - 8
West Midlands -2 52 £32,500 +18.18% 2
West Yorkshire +7 48 £28,000 +1.81% 5
Leeds +18 45 £27,500 +12.24% 5
Hampshire +19 36 £24,000 -38.06%
North West -14 36 £30,500 +1.66% 10
Berkshire +8 27 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Essex -1 24 £37,750 +19.84% 2
Scotland -22 23 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Somerset +6 22 £26,000 -5.45% 2
Hertfordshire -2 22 £41,000 +17.98% 5
Manchester -7 21 £30,500 +10.90% 6
Bristol -10 20 £30,750 +11.81% 3
East Midlands -17 20 £32,500 +4.83% 2
East Sussex +23 16 £34,000 -2.85%
Bath +6 16 £26,000 -5.45% 2
Brighton +23 15 £34,000 -2.85%
Oxfordshire +13 15 £30,000 - 2
Glasgow -3 15 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Bedfordshire +8 13 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Wales +4 13 £27,500 +1.85%
Cheshire +3 13 £30,000 -20.00% 2
West Sussex +7 12 £25,500 -7.27%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1336 (64.57%) SQL
2 642 (31.03%) SQL Server
3 602 (29.10%) Windows
4 591 (28.56%) Finance
5 542 (26.20%) Oracle
6 515 (24.89%) ITIL
7 508 (24.55%) UNIX
8 380 (18.37%) Microsoft
9 357 (17.25%) Linux
10 343 (16.58%) .NET
11 308 (14.89%) Java
12 280 (13.53%) MS Excel
13 249 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
14 240 (11.60%) Degree
15 205 (9.91%) Banking
16 204 (9.86%) C#
17 195 (9.42%) XML
18 194 (9.38%) Front Office
19 192 (9.28%) Perl
20 183 (8.84%) IIS
21 162 (7.83%) HTML
22 160 (7.73%) CRM
23 158 (7.64%) Sybase
24 154 (7.44%) PL/SQL
25 134 (6.48%) SLA
26 133 (6.43%) JavaScript
27 132 (6.38%) SharePoint
27 132 (6.38%) Back Office
27 132 (6.38%) Computer Science
28 129 (6.23%) Problem Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 183 (8.84%) IIS
2 132 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 74 (3.58%) Tomcat
4 68 (3.29%) Apache
5 41 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 39 (1.88%) CMS
7 31 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.30%) JBoss
9 25 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.77%) OpenEdge
11 14 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.53%) WorkSite
13 9 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.39%) SAS
14 8 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (0.34%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.29%) Drupal
17 5 (0.24%) MS Exchange
18 4 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 280 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 112 (5.41%) MS Office
3 18 (0.87%) MS Project
4 12 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.19%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.097%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 37 (1.79%) Markit EDM
2 33 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.21%) thinkFolio
4 18 (0.87%) Maximo
5 17 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
8 12 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.48%) ION MarketView
9 10 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
9 10 (0.48%) Primavera
10 9 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (0.43%) ACBS
11 8 (0.39%) Loan IQ
12 7 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.34%) LatentZero
12 7 (0.34%) Agresso
12 7 (0.34%) Magento
12 7 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
13 6 (0.29%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.17%) SaaS
2 27 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (0.82%) Office 365
4 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.048%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.048%) Joyent
6 1 (0.048%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.03%) TCP/IP
2 35 (1.69%) Internet
3 34 (1.64%) DNS
4 17 (0.82%) LDAP
5 15 (0.72%) VPN
6 14 (0.68%) CTI
7 13 (0.63%) DHCP
8 11 (0.53%) SMTP
9 9 (0.43%) Intranet
9 9 (0.43%) Firewall
9 9 (0.43%) HTTP
10 8 (0.39%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.39%) SSL
11 7 (0.34%) LAN
12 6 (0.29%) WAN
12 6 (0.29%) AMQP
13 5 (0.24%) FTP
13 5 (0.24%) PBX
13 5 (0.24%) VoIP
14 3 (0.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 105 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 100 (4.83%) Oracle Database
4 94 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 86 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 77 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (2.42%) MySQL
9 42 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
10 40 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (1.74%) RDBMS
12 32 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
13 27 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (0.68%) QlikView
17 12 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
18 9 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (2.75%) JIRA
2 29 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 18 (0.87%) Subversion
5 16 (0.77%) JUnit
6 10 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (0.48%) Eclipse
6 10 (0.48%) Toad
6 10 (0.48%) Maven
6 10 (0.48%) Selenium
7 9 (0.43%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
8 8 (0.39%) Ant
9 6 (0.29%) JMeter
10 5 (0.24%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.19%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.19%) VisualVM
11 4 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 591 (28.56%) Finance
2 205 (9.91%) Banking
3 194 (9.38%) Front Office
4 132 (6.38%) Back Office
5 87 (4.20%) Retail
6 80 (3.87%) Investment Banking
7 56 (2.71%) Advertising
8 41 (1.98%) Legal
9 35 (1.69%) Billing
10 33 (1.59%) Telecoms
11 27 (1.30%) Marketing
12 21 (1.01%) Law
13 20 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.92%) Publishing
15 18 (0.87%) German Language
16 14 (0.68%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.39%) French Language
18 7 (0.34%) General Ledger
19 5 (0.24%) Local Government
20 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (16.58%) .NET
2 195 (9.42%) XML
3 162 (7.83%) HTML
4 99 (4.78%) ASP.NET
4 99 (4.78%) Web Services
5 94 (4.54%) FIX Protocol
6 75 (3.62%) CSS
7 59 (2.85%) J2EE
8 31 (1.50%) Spring
9 30 (1.45%) .NET Framework
9 30 (1.45%) WCF
10 27 (1.30%) jQuery
11 23 (1.11%) Middleware
12 22 (1.06%) WSDL
13 21 (1.01%) XSLT
13 21 (1.01%) SOAP
14 20 (0.97%) HTML5
15 14 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (0.68%) JSON
16 11 (0.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 249 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 117 (5.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 106 (5.12%) Fixed Income
5 94 (4.54%) Mathematics
6 92 (4.45%) Equities
7 89 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 83 (4.01%) Hedge funds
9 78 (3.77%) Derivative
10 46 (2.22%) Client/Server
11 44 (2.13%) Physics
12 39 (1.88%) Chemistry
13 36 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
14 33 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (1.50%) GIS
16 27 (1.30%) SWIFT
17 14 (0.68%) Credit Risk
18 10 (0.48%) Mainframe
18 10 (0.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 8 (0.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 602 (29.10%) Windows
2 508 (24.55%) UNIX
3 357 (17.25%) Linux
4 81 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 43 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (1.88%) Solaris
8 28 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 20 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 18 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.68%) AIX
12 7 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.34%) Android
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.19%) CentOS
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.14%) SUSE
16 2 (0.097%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (24.89%) ITIL
2 160 (7.73%) CRM
3 129 (6.23%) Problem Management
4 127 (6.14%) Change Management
5 121 (5.85%) Asset Management
6 113 (5.46%) Investment Management
7 105 (5.07%) ERP
8 104 (5.03%) Service Management
9 98 (4.74%) Incident Management
10 94 (4.54%) Root Cause Analysis
11 91 (4.40%) Project Management
12 73 (3.53%) Service Delivery
13 63 (3.04%) Release Management
14 62 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
15 53 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (2.42%) User Acceptance Testing
17 49 (2.37%) Time Management
18 48 (2.32%) Performance Tuning
19 43 (2.08%) Mentoring
20 42 (2.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1336 (64.57%) SQL
2 308 (14.89%) Java
3 204 (9.86%) C#
4 192 (9.28%) Perl
5 154 (7.44%) PL/SQL
6 133 (6.43%) JavaScript
7 128 (6.19%) Python
8 115 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 114 (5.51%) T-SQL
10 102 (4.93%) VB
11 93 (4.49%) VB.NET
12 55 (2.66%) VBA
13 54 (2.61%) PowerShell
14 49 (2.37%) Bash Shell
15 42 (2.03%) PHP
16 27 (1.30%) VBScript
17 21 (1.01%) C
18 20 (0.97%) C++
19 18 (0.87%) Korn
20 14 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 240 (11.60%) Degree
2 106 (5.12%) ITIL Certification
3 62 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 56 (2.71%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.06%) MCP
6 20 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.43%) MCITP
9 8 (0.39%) MCSA
9 8 (0.39%) HNC
10 7 (0.34%) AAT
11 6 (0.29%) A+ Certification
11 6 (0.29%) MCSE
12 5 (0.24%) HND
12 5 (0.24%) ACCA
13 4 (0.19%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.14%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (6.48%) SLA
2 53 (2.56%) QA
3 14 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.43%) COBIT
5 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.097%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.48%) Terminal Services
3 10 (0.48%) XenApp
4 9 (0.43%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.34%) IMail Server
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.097%) Squid
9 2 (0.097%) qmail
9 2 (0.097%) vSphere
9 2 (0.097%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.048%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (1.40%) ITRS Geneos
2 27 (1.30%) Control-M
3 25 (1.21%) Nagios
4 18 (0.87%) Puppet
5 13 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.53%) ZABBIX
6 11 (0.53%) SCCM
7 9 (0.43%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.24%) Opsview
8 5 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.19%) WSUS
10 3 (0.14%) Netcool
11 2 (0.097%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.097%) Cacti
11 2 (0.097%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.097%) Graphite
11 2 (0.097%) collectd
11 2 (0.097%) logstash
Vendors
1 542 (26.20%) Oracle
2 380 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 158 (7.64%) Sybase
4 85 (4.11%) Citrix
5 53 (2.56%) Sun
6 48 (2.32%) Bloomberg
7 41 (1.98%) IBM
8 37 (1.79%) SAP
9 32 (1.55%) Reuters
10 31 (1.50%) Murex
11 28 (1.35%) VMware
12 26 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 23 (1.11%) Sage
14 19 (0.92%) Remedy
14 19 (0.92%) ServiceNow
15 17 (0.82%) HP
15 17 (0.82%) Charles River
16 16 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (0.72%) Informatica
18 13 (0.63%) BMC
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