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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 307 305 279
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 937 1078 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 1.00% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.03% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 823 956 1021
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
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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 -6 874 £37,500 -6.25% 82
London -25 427 £42,500 -19.04% 28
South East 0 131 £35,000 +7.69% 16
City of London -2 92 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Yorkshire +29 87 £35,000 +1.44% 4
North West +31 67 £34,000 +3.03% 7
East of England +15 63 £37,000 -9.75% 8
South West -20 45 £27,500 -9.09% 7
Manchester +11 42 £31,000 +1.63% 2
North Yorkshire +41 40 £40,000 +6.66%
Surrey +8 38 £42,500 +66.66% 3
West Yorkshire -10 32 £35,000 +16.66% 3
South Wales +31 31 £30,500 +10.90% 1
Wales +31 31 £30,500 +10.90% 1
Hampshire +8 30 £31,500 +26.00% 2
Leeds -1 30 £35,000 +1.44% 2
Newport +26 27 £30,500 +10.90% 1
East Midlands +12 26 £33,375 +36.22% 2
Scotland +22 22 £26,000 -30.66% 5
West Sussex +9 22 £35,000 +18.64% 4
Essex +2 21 £37,000 -14.94%
Bristol -2 21 £30,500 -6.15% 3
West Midlands -47 21 £30,000 - 7
Harrogate +38 20 £40,000 +6.66%
Berkshire +7 20 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Hertfordshire +4 18 £34,500 -15.85% 1
Bedfordshire +16 13 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Merseyside -3 13 £35,000 - 1
York - 13 £35,000 -
Chelmsford +7 12 £37,000 +4.22%

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1287 (65.60%) SQL
2 669 (34.10%) ITIL
3 627 (31.96%) Windows
4 610 (31.09%) SQL Server
5 550 (28.03%) Finance
6 489 (24.92%) Microsoft
7 420 (21.41%) .NET
8 398 (20.29%) Oracle
9 296 (15.09%) Linux
10 284 (14.48%) Unix
11 277 (14.12%) MS Excel
12 247 (12.59%) Windows Server
13 238 (12.13%) Degree
14 231 (11.77%) C#
15 226 (11.52%) IIS
16 218 (11.11%) Java
17 209 (10.65%) CRM
18 200 (10.19%) SLA
19 186 (9.48%) XML
20 184 (9.38%) SharePoint
21 176 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
22 166 (8.46%) ERP
22 166 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 159 (8.10%) T-SQL
24 154 (7.85%) Active Directory
25 152 (7.75%) Retail
26 148 (7.54%) Web Services
27 137 (6.98%) ASP.NET
27 137 (6.98%) Problem Management
28 133 (6.78%) HTML

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
1 226 (11.52%) IIS
2 184 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 111 (5.66%) Apache
4 108 (5.50%) Tomcat
5 91 (4.64%) WebSphere
6 78 (3.98%) BizTalk Server
7 49 (2.50%) JBoss
8 40 (2.04%) WebLogic
9 28 (1.43%) CMS
10 23 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 22 (1.12%) Confluence
12 20 (1.02%) MQSeries
13 18 (0.92%) WordPress
14 14 (0.71%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.51%) Jetty
17 9 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
18 6 (0.31%) Jadu
18 6 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
19 5 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 277 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 128 (6.52%) MS Office
3 31 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.76%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.051%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 95 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (2.19%) Markit EDM
3 35 (1.78%) Maximo
4 28 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
5 23 (1.17%) thinkFolio
6 21 (1.07%) Aligne
7 20 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
7 20 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
8 19 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
9 18 (0.92%) LatentZero
10 16 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
11 11 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
11 11 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.56%) SunGard APT
12 10 (0.51%) Misys Opics
12 10 (0.51%) Sage CRM
13 8 (0.41%) BASE24
13 8 (0.41%) Exstream
13 8 (0.41%) Salerio
14 7 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.03%) SaaS
2 41 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.02%) Office 365
4 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.36%) PaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.26%) Internet
2 62 (3.16%) HTTP
3 52 (2.65%) Firewall
4 44 (2.24%) TCP/IP
5 42 (2.14%) Intranet
6 27 (1.38%) LDAP
6 27 (1.38%) NAS
6 27 (1.38%) SAN
7 21 (1.07%) DNS
8 19 (0.97%) SMTP
9 14 (0.71%) FTP
10 10 (0.51%) NetScaler
10 10 (0.51%) SSL
11 9 (0.46%) VoIP
12 7 (0.36%) DHCP
12 7 (0.36%) LAN
13 6 (0.31%) ATM
14 5 (0.25%) VPN
14 5 (0.25%) WAN
15 4 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 610 (31.09%) SQL Server
2 166 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 97 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 83 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 82 (4.18%) MySQL
7 62 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 55 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (2.65%) Oracle Database
10 42 (2.14%) RDBMS
11 36 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
12 27 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (1.33%) MongoDB
13 26 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
14 21 (1.07%) DB2
14 21 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (0.97%) MS Access
16 18 (0.92%) Oracle Discoverer
17 14 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (2.24%) JIRA
2 30 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
3 29 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 25 (1.27%) Subversion
5 23 (1.17%) Toad
6 20 (1.02%) Eclipse
7 16 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.46%) PowerBuilder
9 7 (0.36%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.36%) ProC
10 5 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.20%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.20%) Maven
12 2 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.10%) JUnit
12 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.10%) WinDbg
13 1 (0.051%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.051%) TeamCity
General
1 550 (28.03%) Finance
2 152 (7.75%) Retail
3 131 (6.68%) Banking
4 97 (4.94%) Front Office
5 96 (4.89%) Back Office
6 79 (4.03%) Law
7 49 (2.50%) Advertising
7 49 (2.50%) Marketing
8 36 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.78%) Legal
10 24 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.22%) Publishing
11 20 (1.02%) Billing
12 19 (0.97%) Dutch Language
13 18 (0.92%) Private Banking
14 16 (0.82%) Telecoms
15 15 (0.76%) French Language
16 13 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
16 13 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.61%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (21.41%) .NET
2 186 (9.48%) XML
3 148 (7.54%) Web Services
4 137 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 133 (6.78%) HTML
6 70 (3.57%) CSS
7 34 (1.73%) FIX Protocol
7 34 (1.73%) JSON
7 34 (1.73%) Middleware
8 32 (1.63%) XSL
9 31 (1.58%) SOAP
10 29 (1.48%) jQuery
11 27 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (1.33%) J2EE
13 25 (1.27%) LAMP
14 24 (1.22%) WCF
15 23 (1.17%) .NET Framework
16 22 (1.12%) Spring
16 22 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
17 16 (0.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 176 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
3 88 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 60 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.19%) Derivative
6 38 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 36 (1.83%) Equities
8 35 (1.78%) iPad
9 31 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 30 (1.53%) Mathematics
11 28 (1.43%) Fixed Income
12 27 (1.38%) iSeries
13 25 (1.27%) Driving Licence
14 23 (1.17%) Hedge funds
15 21 (1.07%) SWIFT
16 17 (0.87%) Data Integration
17 14 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
18 13 (0.66%) Credit Risk
18 13 (0.66%) Physics
18 13 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 627 (31.96%) Windows
2 296 (15.09%) Linux
3 284 (14.48%) Unix
4 247 (12.59%) Windows Server
5 84 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (2.60%) Windows 7
8 50 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.07%) Solaris
11 15 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 14 (0.71%) CentOS
13 10 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.46%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.36%) AIX
16 5 (0.25%) zOS
17 2 (0.10%) Android
17 2 (0.10%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.051%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (34.10%) ITIL
2 209 (10.65%) CRM
3 166 (8.46%) ERP
4 137 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 131 (6.68%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (6.07%) Incident Management
7 107 (5.45%) Project Management
8 99 (5.05%) Service Management
9 94 (4.79%) Asset Management
10 91 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
11 88 (4.49%) Change Management
12 85 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 74 (3.77%) E-Commerce
14 67 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
15 65 (3.31%) MVC
16 64 (3.26%) Service Delivery
17 63 (3.21%) Investment Management
17 63 (3.21%) Release Management
18 59 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
19 54 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1287 (65.60%) SQL
2 231 (11.77%) C#
3 218 (11.11%) Java
4 159 (8.10%) T-SQL
5 119 (6.07%) PowerShell
6 111 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 106 (5.40%) PL/SQL
8 75 (3.82%) VB
9 74 (3.77%) Perl
10 70 (3.57%) VBA
11 65 (3.31%) Bash Shell
12 59 (3.01%) Shell Script
13 48 (2.45%) PHP
14 44 (2.24%) Python
15 39 (1.99%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.33%) VBScript
17 18 (0.92%) C
17 18 (0.92%) RPG
18 15 (0.76%) C++
19 13 (0.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 238 (12.13%) Degree
2 98 (4.99%) ITIL Certification
3 54 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 34 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 34 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.92%) ISEB
7 11 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.51%) MCSE
9 9 (0.46%) HNC
10 8 (0.41%) MCSA
11 6 (0.31%) MCP
12 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.10%) CCA
13 2 (0.10%) CFA
13 2 (0.10%) PMP
14 1 (0.051%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.051%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.051%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (10.19%) SLA
2 36 (1.83%) QA
3 32 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 27 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (1.02%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.36%) HL7
7 7 (0.36%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.25%) DICOM
9 2 (0.10%) FATCA
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.10%) MiFID
10 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 154 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (0.97%) IMail Server
5 16 (0.82%) XenApp
6 15 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.61%) Terminal Server
8 10 (0.51%) XenServer
9 8 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (0.25%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.20%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.15%) vSphere
13 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.051%) Squid
13 1 (0.051%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 64 (3.26%) Control-M
2 47 (2.40%) Puppet
3 27 (1.38%) OpenAM
4 17 (0.87%) CA Wily
4 17 (0.87%) OpenView
5 14 (0.71%) Nagios
5 14 (0.71%) SCCM
6 12 (0.61%) WMI
7 9 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.41%) logstash
8 8 (0.41%) SCOM
9 4 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.15%) SafeCom
10 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.10%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.051%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.051%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 489 (24.92%) Microsoft
2 398 (20.29%) Oracle
3 90 (4.59%) IBM
4 71 (3.62%) Citrix
5 70 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 58 (2.96%) Sun
7 57 (2.91%) VMware
8 52 (2.65%) HP
9 50 (2.55%) Remedy
10 45 (2.29%) SAP
11 42 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
12 41 (2.09%) Infor
13 37 (1.89%) iManage
14 35 (1.78%) Bloomberg
15 23 (1.17%) Informatica
15 23 (1.17%) Sage
16 22 (1.12%) Charles River
17 21 (1.07%) Sybase
18 20 (1.02%) Fidessa
18 20 (1.02%) SunGard
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 Per Annum plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus, Pension, Holiday Allowance and extras
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bathgate, West Lothian
Ardour Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £17000 - £19400 Per Annum 25 days holiday, Training and support, fun s
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £34k - 37k per year
Posted: Yesterday