The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 297 296 304
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1005 1164 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 1.06% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1040 981
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +6.89%

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
94251 105278 113033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79339 87279 91179
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

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 26 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -6 943 £37,500 -6.25% 90
London -29 463 £42,500 -19.04% 38
South East -1 158 £33,000 +10.00% 12
City of London +6 98 £47,500 +5.55% 18
Yorkshire +45 87 £35,000 +7.69% 8
East of England +33 76 £31,500 -21.25% 3
North West +37 63 £33,000 +6.45% 7
South West -9 47 £27,500 - 11
Manchester +24 41 £34,000 +11.47% 4
West Yorkshire +8 40 £34,000 +23.63% 3
Hampshire +7 36 £30,000 +30.43% 2
North Yorkshire +42 34 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Sussex +22 34 £35,500 +33.96% 2
Leeds +12 34 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Surrey -2 34 £35,000 +37.25% 2
Scotland +14 30 £29,000 -17.14% 4
East Midlands +9 27 £33,375 +33.50% 6
Essex +7 27 £37,000 -1.98%
Berkshire -5 26 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Wales +11 24 £30,500 +10.90% 2
South Wales +14 23 £30,750 +11.81% 2
West Midlands -47 23 £26,500 -18.46% 4
Bristol +9 21 £32,750 +0.76% 6
Hertfordshire +18 19 £31,500 -22.22% 1
Harrogate +42 18 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh +20 17 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Newport +18 16 £30,750 +11.81% 1
Crawley +5 16 £39,000 +52.94%
Chelmsford +4 16 £37,000 +5.71%
Slough +23 14 £42,500 -5.55%

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1312 (64.89%) SQL
2 670 (33.14%) ITIL
3 648 (32.05%) Windows
4 645 (31.90%) SQL Server
5 583 (28.83%) Finance
6 513 (25.37%) Microsoft
7 409 (20.23%) .NET
8 399 (19.73%) Oracle
9 317 (15.68%) Linux
9 317 (15.68%) MS Excel
10 316 (15.63%) Unix
11 264 (13.06%) Windows Server
12 263 (13.01%) Degree
13 240 (11.87%) IIS
13 240 (11.87%) Java
14 211 (10.44%) SLA
15 207 (10.24%) CRM
16 204 (10.09%) C#
17 190 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
18 185 (9.15%) SharePoint
19 183 (9.05%) XML
20 179 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 175 (8.65%) Active Directory
22 155 (7.67%) HTML
23 146 (7.22%) Retail
24 145 (7.17%) T-SQL
24 145 (7.17%) Web Services
25 143 (7.07%) MS Office
25 143 (7.07%) ERP
26 142 (7.02%) Problem Management

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 240 (11.87%) IIS
2 185 (9.15%) SharePoint
3 128 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 124 (6.13%) Apache
5 92 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 79 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
7 65 (3.21%) JBoss
8 47 (2.32%) WebLogic
9 33 (1.63%) CMS
10 32 (1.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 27 (1.34%) Confluence
12 21 (1.04%) WordPress
13 18 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.84%) MQSeries
14 17 (0.84%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.30%) Jadu
17 6 (0.30%) Skype for Business
17 6 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 317 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 143 (7.07%) MS Office
3 30 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.64%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 98 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (1.98%) Markit EDM
3 33 (1.63%) Maximo
4 25 (1.24%) Unit4 Business World
5 23 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 22 (1.09%) thinkFolio
7 20 (0.99%) Aligne
8 19 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
9 18 (0.89%) LatentZero
10 15 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
11 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
11 12 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
11 12 (0.59%) Salerio
12 11 (0.54%) Eagle PACE
12 11 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
13 10 (0.49%) Misys Opics
14 9 (0.45%) Sage CRM
14 9 (0.45%) SunGard APT
15 8 (0.40%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 84 (4.15%) SaaS
2 56 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.24%) Office 365
4 14 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.25%) PaaS
7 3 (0.15%) IaaS
8 2 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.099%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.049%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.31%) HTTP
2 65 (3.21%) Firewall
3 61 (3.02%) Internet
4 50 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 36 (1.78%) LDAP
5 36 (1.78%) NAS
6 35 (1.73%) Intranet
7 28 (1.38%) SAN
8 27 (1.34%) DNS
9 18 (0.89%) FTP
10 16 (0.79%) SMTP
11 12 (0.59%) NetScaler
11 12 (0.59%) VoIP
12 11 (0.54%) SSL
13 10 (0.49%) SNMP
13 10 (0.49%) Wireshark
14 9 (0.45%) DHCP
15 7 (0.35%) LAN
16 6 (0.30%) VPN
16 6 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 645 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 179 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (5.14%) MySQL
3 104 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 102 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 95 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 66 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 58 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
9 45 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 39 (1.93%) Oracle Database
11 29 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.04%) MS Access
15 20 (0.99%) MongoDB
16 15 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
18 12 (0.59%) DB2
19 9 (0.45%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 53 (2.62%) JIRA
2 32 (1.58%) Subversion
3 27 (1.34%) Toad
4 24 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (0.64%) Eclipse
8 9 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
9 7 (0.35%) MSBuild
10 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.25%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.25%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.25%) Maven
11 5 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.20%) ProC
13 3 (0.15%) Firebug
13 3 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.099%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.099%) VisualVM
14 2 (0.099%) WinDbg
General
1 583 (28.83%) Finance
2 146 (7.22%) Retail
3 134 (6.63%) Banking
4 104 (5.14%) Front Office
5 84 (4.15%) Law
6 82 (4.06%) Back Office
7 46 (2.27%) Legal
8 45 (2.23%) Advertising
9 43 (2.13%) Investment Banking
10 41 (2.03%) Marketing
11 28 (1.38%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.34%) Publishing
13 19 (0.94%) Telecoms
14 17 (0.84%) Billing
15 16 (0.79%) Dutch Language
15 16 (0.79%) French Language
16 14 (0.69%) Private Banking
17 13 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
18 12 (0.59%) German Language
19 10 (0.49%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (20.23%) .NET
2 183 (9.05%) XML
3 155 (7.67%) HTML
4 145 (7.17%) Web Services
5 131 (6.48%) ASP.NET
6 76 (3.76%) CSS
7 42 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
8 34 (1.68%) LAMP
9 33 (1.63%) Middleware
10 29 (1.43%) J2EE
10 29 (1.43%) XSL
11 28 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (1.34%) SOAP
13 26 (1.29%) JSON
14 25 (1.24%) jQuery
15 23 (1.14%) .NET Framework
16 22 (1.09%) WCF
17 20 (0.99%) Spring
17 20 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
18 19 (0.94%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 190 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 95 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 68 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 48 (2.37%) Derivative
6 44 (2.18%) Client/Server
7 41 (2.03%) Equities
8 38 (1.88%) Mathematics
9 37 (1.83%) iPad
10 36 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 30 (1.48%) Fixed Income
11 30 (1.48%) Hedge funds
12 27 (1.34%) Driving Licence
13 24 (1.19%) SWIFT
14 17 (0.84%) Physics
15 16 (0.79%) Mobile App
16 15 (0.74%) Data Integration
16 15 (0.74%) N-Tier
17 14 (0.69%) Credit Risk
17 14 (0.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 648 (32.05%) Windows
2 317 (15.68%) Linux
3 316 (15.63%) Unix
4 264 (13.06%) Windows Server
5 99 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 66 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 39 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (0.99%) Solaris
10 16 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 14 (0.69%) CentOS
12 11 (0.54%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.35%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.25%) AIX
14 5 (0.25%) zOS
15 4 (0.20%) Android
16 3 (0.15%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (33.14%) ITIL
2 207 (10.24%) CRM
3 143 (7.07%) ERP
4 142 (7.02%) Problem Management
5 116 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (5.59%) Incident Management
7 110 (5.44%) Project Management
7 110 (5.44%) Service Management
8 97 (4.80%) Asset Management
9 90 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 89 (4.40%) Change Management
11 83 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
12 74 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 70 (3.46%) Investment Management
14 69 (3.41%) Release Management
14 69 (3.41%) Service Delivery
15 67 (3.31%) E-Commerce
16 62 (3.07%) User Acceptance Testing
17 60 (2.97%) MVC
18 59 (2.92%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1312 (64.89%) SQL
2 240 (11.87%) Java
3 204 (10.09%) C#
4 145 (7.17%) T-SQL
5 131 (6.48%) JavaScript
6 129 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 92 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 89 (4.40%) Perl
9 82 (4.06%) Bash Shell
9 82 (4.06%) VB
10 79 (3.91%) VBA
11 59 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 52 (2.57%) PHP
13 48 (2.37%) Python
14 45 (2.23%) VB.NET
15 32 (1.58%) VBScript
16 17 (0.84%) C
16 17 (0.84%) Korn
17 14 (0.69%) Ruby
18 12 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 263 (13.01%) Degree
2 96 (4.75%) ITIL Certification
3 58 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 39 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 18 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.54%) ISEB
7 10 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.45%) MCSE
9 7 (0.35%) MCSA
10 6 (0.30%) HNC
11 4 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.15%) MCP
13 2 (0.099%) CCA
14 1 (0.049%) CFA
14 1 (0.049%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.049%) MCITP
14 1 (0.049%) PMP
14 1 (0.049%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (10.44%) SLA
2 49 (2.42%) QA
3 25 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.35%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.30%) HL7
9 4 (0.20%) DICOM
10 2 (0.099%) FATCA
10 2 (0.099%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.099%) MiFID
11 1 (0.049%) GxP
11 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 175 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
3 29 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.94%) XenApp
5 17 (0.84%) XenDesktop
6 16 (0.79%) IMail Server
7 13 (0.64%) XenServer
8 12 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.59%) Terminal Server
9 10 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.35%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.20%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.15%) vSphere
14 1 (0.049%) Squid
Systems Management
1 70 (3.46%) Control-M
2 65 (3.21%) Puppet
3 36 (1.78%) OpenAM
4 22 (1.09%) OpenView
4 22 (1.09%) SCCM
5 21 (1.04%) CA Wily
6 19 (0.94%) Nagios
7 14 (0.69%) WMI
8 12 (0.59%) logstash
9 10 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (0.40%) SCOM
11 6 (0.30%) WSUS
12 5 (0.25%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.15%) SafeCom
15 2 (0.099%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 513 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 399 (19.73%) Oracle
3 79 (3.91%) Citrix
3 79 (3.91%) Red Hat
4 78 (3.86%) IBM
5 69 (3.41%) VMware
6 68 (3.36%) Sun
7 64 (3.17%) HP
8 57 (2.82%) Remedy
9 52 (2.57%) SAP
10 50 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
11 44 (2.18%) Bloomberg
12 40 (1.98%) Infor
13 38 (1.88%) iManage
14 28 (1.38%) CA
15 26 (1.29%) Charles River
16 23 (1.14%) Reuters
16 23 (1.14%) Sybase
17 22 (1.09%) Retek
17 22 (1.09%) Sage
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, 5% ma
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cranbrook, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Send
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus pension, 25 days holiday, life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago