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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 303 312 289
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1012 875 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.82% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.87% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 858 785 913
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2014 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 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
England +5 952 £36,000 +2.85% 91
London +27 478 £45,000 +5.88% 51
City of London +38 158 £47,500 - 27
South East -40 150 £30,500 -1.61% 8
East of England -8 65 £32,500 -0.76% 6
Surrey +24 62 £30,000 -14.28% 3
South West +6 59 £27,500 -21.42% 8
Yorkshire -24 59 £27,500 -0.90% 10
North West -28 53 £30,000 +15.38%
West Midlands -14 49 £27,500 +1.85% 4
Scotland +23 47 £38,750 +24.00% 9
West Yorkshire -27 45 £27,500 -15.38% 9
Leeds -15 40 £24,500 -24.61% 9
East Midlands -2 35 £31,000 +14.81% 4
Berkshire -3 30 £28,000 -20.00% 4
Manchester -17 29 £27,500 +5.76%
Glasgow +5 24 £40,000 +28.00% 8
Hampshire -24 23 £38,750 +27.04% 1
Birmingham -7 22 £28,500 -26.45% 2
Edinburgh +5 21 £37,500 -25.00%
Somerset -8 20 £27,500 +19.56% 2
Northamptonshire -11 19 £30,500 +1.66% 1
Bath +5 18 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Essex +20 17 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Dorset +8 16 £40,000 -15.78%
Bournemouth +7 16 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire -12 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Basingstoke +9 15 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Hertfordshire -2 15 £34,750 -0.71% 1
Cheshire -9 15 £37,500 +50.00%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1294 (66.12%) SQL
2 673 (34.39%) Finance
3 594 (30.35%) SQL Server
4 544 (27.80%) Windows
5 513 (26.21%) ITIL
6 492 (25.14%) Oracle
7 456 (23.30%) Microsoft
8 379 (19.37%) UNIX
9 377 (19.26%) .NET
10 363 (18.55%) Java
11 330 (16.86%) MS Excel
12 326 (16.66%) Linux
13 263 (13.44%) C#
14 236 (12.06%) XML
15 211 (10.78%) Degree
16 205 (10.48%) T-SQL
17 198 (10.12%) HTML
18 186 (9.50%) IIS
19 184 (9.40%) Front Office
20 170 (8.69%) Banking
21 169 (8.64%) SLA
22 153 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 147 (7.51%) MS Office
24 140 (7.15%) Service Delivery
25 137 (7.00%) SharePoint
26 136 (6.95%) JavaScript
27 127 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
28 125 (6.39%) Oracle Database
29 122 (6.23%) ASP.NET
30 120 (6.13%) CSS

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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
1 186 (9.50%) IIS
2 137 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 107 (5.47%) Apache
3 107 (5.47%) Tomcat
4 59 (3.01%) WebSphere
5 51 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 28 (1.43%) CMS
7 23 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (1.18%) Node.js
8 21 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.61%) LiveLink
10 10 (0.51%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.46%) SAS
11 9 (0.46%) WorkSite
11 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.36%) WebSphere Process Server
13 7 (0.36%) Jetty
14 6 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 330 (16.86%) MS Excel
2 147 (7.51%) MS Office
3 16 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.26%) MS Project
8 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.15%) SPSS
9 3 (0.15%) Stata
9 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.051%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.051%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 35 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.12%) Markit EDM
3 21 (1.07%) Maximo
4 19 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.82%) IntelliMatch
5 16 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (0.77%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 11 (0.56%) Academy Housing
7 11 (0.56%) arcHouse
8 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.51%) LatentZero
9 9 (0.46%) Agresso
9 9 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
11 7 (0.36%) HiPortfolio
12 6 (0.31%) Magento
12 6 (0.31%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.91%) SaaS
2 26 (1.33%) IaaS
3 24 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.18%) Joyent
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.051%) Taleo
6 1 (0.051%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.78%) Firewall
2 54 (2.76%) Internet
3 42 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.74%) Intranet
5 30 (1.53%) HTTP
6 26 (1.33%) LDAP
7 24 (1.23%) FTP
8 20 (1.02%) SMTP
9 9 (0.46%) DMZ
9 9 (0.46%) LAN
9 9 (0.46%) VPN
10 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.36%) Broadband
11 7 (0.36%) WAN
12 6 (0.31%) SAN
12 6 (0.31%) Extranet
13 5 (0.26%) ADSL
13 5 (0.26%) Multicast
13 5 (0.26%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (30.35%) SQL Server
2 153 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 125 (6.39%) Oracle Database
4 109 (5.57%) Relational Database
5 102 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 89 (4.55%) MySQL
7 77 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 54 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
10 41 (2.10%) RDBMS
11 28 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 23 (1.18%) MS Access
14 23 (1.18%) Redis
15 22 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
17 14 (0.72%) Data Mining
18 13 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 34 (1.74%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.18%) Firebug
4 18 (0.92%) Eclipse
5 17 (0.87%) JUnit
6 14 (0.72%) JIRA
6 14 (0.72%) Subversion
7 13 (0.66%) Toad
7 13 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (0.46%) JMeter
9 9 (0.46%) Selenium
9 9 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.31%) Hudson
10 6 (0.31%) MSI
11 5 (0.26%) VisualVM
11 5 (0.26%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.20%) Maven
12 4 (0.20%) CruiseControl
General
1 673 (34.39%) Finance
2 184 (9.40%) Front Office
3 170 (8.69%) Banking
4 68 (3.47%) Investment Banking
5 64 (3.27%) Back Office
6 47 (2.40%) Retail
7 38 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 34 (1.74%) Legal
9 26 (1.33%) Billing
10 25 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 24 (1.23%) Marketing
12 22 (1.12%) Publishing
13 21 (1.07%) French Language
14 20 (1.02%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.97%) Law
16 14 (0.72%) Advertising
17 13 (0.66%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.46%) General Ledger
19 6 (0.31%) Aerospace
20 5 (0.26%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (19.26%) .NET
2 236 (12.06%) XML
3 198 (10.12%) HTML
4 122 (6.23%) ASP.NET
5 120 (6.13%) CSS
6 98 (5.01%) Web Services
7 71 (3.63%) J2EE
8 67 (3.42%) Middleware
9 41 (2.10%) Spring
10 30 (1.53%) SOAP
11 26 (1.33%) HTML5
12 20 (1.02%) WPF
12 20 (1.02%) Classic ASP
13 19 (0.97%) DHTML
13 19 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
14 18 (0.92%) Hibernate
15 16 (0.82%) .NET Framework
16 15 (0.77%) XSLT
16 15 (0.77%) ActiveMQ
17 14 (0.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 110 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 83 (4.24%) Equities
3 78 (3.99%) Derivative
4 71 (3.63%) Fixed Income
5 65 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 39 (1.99%) Statistics
8 28 (1.43%) Wiki
8 28 (1.43%) Hedge funds
9 26 (1.33%) SWIFT
10 25 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 24 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (1.12%) Mathematics
13 19 (0.97%) Clustering
13 19 (0.97%) Open Source
14 14 (0.72%) CMDB
14 14 (0.72%) Replication
15 11 (0.56%) Grid Computing
16 10 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
17 9 (0.46%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 544 (27.80%) Windows
2 379 (19.37%) UNIX
3 326 (16.66%) Linux
4 127 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (4.09%) Solaris
5 80 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (2.71%) Windows XP
7 45 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 27 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.56%) SUSE
11 9 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.31%) AIX
13 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.20%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.20%) HPUX
15 2 (0.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (26.21%) ITIL
2 140 (7.15%) Service Delivery
3 108 (5.52%) Problem Management
4 102 (5.21%) Service Management
5 101 (5.16%) CRM
6 84 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 78 (3.99%) Project Management
8 69 (3.53%) Release Management
9 68 (3.47%) Change Management
10 65 (3.32%) E-Commerce
10 65 (3.32%) Asset Management
11 59 (3.01%) Investment Management
12 56 (2.86%) Change Control
12 56 (2.86%) Incident Management
13 54 (2.76%) Electronic Trading
13 54 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 53 (2.71%) Business Intelligence
15 48 (2.45%) Time Management
16 43 (2.20%) Data Analysis
17 42 (2.15%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1294 (66.12%) SQL
2 363 (18.55%) Java
3 263 (13.44%) C#
4 205 (10.48%) T-SQL
5 136 (6.95%) JavaScript
6 105 (5.37%) Perl
7 97 (4.96%) VB
8 88 (4.50%) PL/SQL
9 73 (3.73%) Python
10 58 (2.96%) VB.NET
11 54 (2.76%) VBA
12 44 (2.25%) PowerShell
13 43 (2.20%) Shell Script
14 40 (2.04%) Bash Shell
15 39 (1.99%) PHP
16 38 (1.94%) C++
17 37 (1.89%) C
18 24 (1.23%) Ruby
19 22 (1.12%) VB6
20 17 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 211 (10.78%) Degree
2 65 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (1.43%) MCP
5 20 (1.02%) MCSE
6 17 (0.87%) Security Cleared
7 15 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (0.61%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.36%) MCITP
10 6 (0.31%) HND
10 6 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.26%) HNC
12 3 (0.15%) CFA
12 3 (0.15%) MCTS
12 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.051%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.051%) CCNA
14 1 (0.051%) ACCA
14 1 (0.051%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (8.64%) SLA
2 46 (2.35%) QA
3 12 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.051%) GxP
7 1 (0.051%) COBIT
7 1 (0.051%) EMIR
System Software
1 73 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.46%) IMail Server
4 5 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.26%) ClearTrust
5 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.10%) vSphere
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.051%) NFS
7 1 (0.051%) XenApp
7 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (1.02%) Puppet
2 16 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 14 (0.72%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.66%) Control-M
6 12 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
7 9 (0.46%) Nagios
8 5 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 5 (0.26%) Foglight
8 5 (0.26%) Opsview
8 5 (0.26%) SCCM
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
10 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.10%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.10%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.051%) Netcool
11 1 (0.051%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 492 (25.14%) Oracle
2 456 (23.30%) Microsoft
3 70 (3.58%) Citrix
4 60 (3.07%) Sybase
5 58 (2.96%) JBoss
6 46 (2.35%) IBM
7 39 (1.99%) Red Hat
8 33 (1.69%) Business Objects
8 33 (1.69%) thinkFolio
9 31 (1.58%) VMware
9 31 (1.58%) Fidessa
10 30 (1.53%) Sun
11 27 (1.38%) SAP
12 26 (1.33%) Cognos
12 26 (1.33%) Remedy
12 26 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.23%) Bloomberg
14 22 (1.12%) Brady
15 19 (0.97%) TIBCO
16 17 (0.87%) Charles River
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
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Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: From £34,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: circ 28k - 35k plus good benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: circ 35k - 50k + good benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday