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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 309 315 279
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 894 1090 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 1.01% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.04% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 795 941 1164
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +4 827 £36,750 -10.36% 67
London -70 304 £42,500 -19.04% 29
South East +53 141 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Yorkshire +53 89 £30,000 -13.04% 10
East of England +13 82 £37,000 -3.89% 1
North West +37 80 £34,500 +20.00% 8
West Midlands +18 54 £32,000 +6.66% 4
City of London +1 47 £45,500 -4.21% 12
West Yorkshire +23 46 £30,000 - 6
Leeds +14 39 £31,750 +5.83% 5
Surrey +13 37 £35,000 +13.66%
Wales +26 36 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Lancashire - 35 £40,000 - 4
South Wales +21 32 £30,000 +33.33% 1
North East +40 29 £40,000 +73.91%
South West -28 28 £27,000 -10.74% 4
North Yorkshire +28 26 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Essex +13 26 £37,000 -10.30%
West Sussex +2 24 £35,000 -3.44%
Berkshire +22 22 £37,500 -7.40% 5
Manchester -7 22 £33,000 +14.78% 2
Tyne and Wear +19 21 £32,500 +41.30%
Scotland +24 20 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 20 £32,500 +41.30%
Staffordshire +11 20 £24,500 +6.52% 2
Hertfordshire +1 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Birmingham +1 20 £35,000 +6.87% 1
East Midlands -13 20 £30,000 +7.14% 1
Newport +7 18 £30,500 +22.00%
Brighton - 18 £25,000 - 1

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 1210 (64.43%) SQL
2 689 (36.69%) ITIL
3 598 (31.84%) Windows
4 557 (29.66%) Finance
5 546 (29.07%) SQL Server
6 487 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 431 (22.95%) .NET
8 355 (18.90%) Oracle
9 289 (15.39%) MS Excel
10 275 (14.64%) C#
11 259 (13.79%) Windows Server
12 250 (13.31%) Linux
13 235 (12.51%) Degree
14 219 (11.66%) IIS
15 210 (11.18%) Unix
16 208 (11.08%) XML
17 198 (10.54%) Java
18 197 (10.49%) SharePoint
19 191 (10.17%) CRM
20 184 (9.80%) SLA
21 178 (9.48%) ERP
22 174 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
23 170 (9.05%) T-SQL
24 153 (8.15%) Web Services
25 151 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
26 136 (7.24%) ASP.NET
27 133 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 127 (6.76%) Problem Management
29 126 (6.71%) Banking
29 126 (6.71%) Active Directory

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
1 219 (11.66%) IIS
2 197 (10.49%) SharePoint
3 77 (4.10%) Apache
3 77 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
4 73 (3.89%) Tomcat
5 55 (2.93%) WebSphere
6 30 (1.60%) CMS
7 28 (1.49%) JBoss
8 15 (0.80%) MQSeries
8 15 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.75%) Confluence
10 13 (0.69%) WebLogic
11 12 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.59%) Jetty
13 10 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.53%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.32%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 289 (15.39%) MS Excel
2 109 (5.80%) MS Office
3 28 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.96%) Acrobat
6 7 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 90 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (2.08%) Maximo
3 37 (1.97%) Markit EDM
4 33 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
5 28 (1.49%) Aligne
6 25 (1.33%) thinkFolio
6 25 (1.33%) Unit4 Business World
7 22 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (0.80%) LatentZero
9 14 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
10 11 (0.59%) SunGard APT
11 9 (0.48%) Misys Opics
12 8 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
13 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
14 6 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
14 6 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
14 6 (0.32%) SAP CO
14 6 (0.32%) SAP FI
14 6 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.92%) SaaS
2 19 (1.01%) Office 365
3 12 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.37%) PaaS
6 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.053%) Boomi
8 1 (0.053%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.35%) Internet
2 46 (2.45%) HTTP
3 36 (1.92%) Intranet
4 30 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 27 (1.44%) Firewall
6 20 (1.06%) DNS
7 14 (0.75%) SMTP
7 14 (0.75%) SSL
8 9 (0.48%) FTP
9 8 (0.43%) LAN
9 8 (0.43%) VoIP
10 6 (0.32%) CTI
10 6 (0.32%) NetScaler
10 6 (0.32%) Skype
11 5 (0.27%) LDAP
11 5 (0.27%) WAN
12 4 (0.21%) ATM
12 4 (0.21%) DHCP
12 4 (0.21%) Extranet
12 4 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 133 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 82 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 57 (3.04%) Oracle Database
7 52 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (2.45%) MySQL
9 43 (2.29%) DB2
10 39 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
12 35 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
13 32 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (1.65%) MongoDB
14 31 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 21 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (1.01%) Oracle Discoverer
18 17 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
19 15 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 30 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
3 24 (1.28%) JIRA
4 19 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 15 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.80%) Toad
6 14 (0.75%) Subversion
7 7 (0.37%) MSBuild
7 7 (0.37%) ProC
8 6 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
8 6 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.27%) JUnit
10 4 (0.21%) Maven
10 4 (0.21%) VersionOne
11 3 (0.16%) Hudson
11 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.16%) Selenium
12 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.11%) VisualVM
General
1 557 (29.66%) Finance
2 126 (6.71%) Banking
3 118 (6.28%) Retail
4 100 (5.32%) Front Office
5 92 (4.90%) Back Office
6 62 (3.30%) Advertising
7 59 (3.14%) Law
8 54 (2.88%) Marketing
9 34 (1.81%) Legal
10 26 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 22 (1.17%) Billing
12 21 (1.12%) Publishing
13 17 (0.91%) Private Banking
14 15 (0.80%) Manufacturing
15 14 (0.75%) Dutch Language
16 13 (0.69%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
17 12 (0.64%) Telecoms
18 11 (0.59%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.53%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (22.95%) .NET
2 208 (11.08%) XML
3 153 (8.15%) Web Services
4 136 (7.24%) ASP.NET
5 124 (6.60%) HTML
6 64 (3.41%) CSS
7 40 (2.13%) JSON
8 32 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
8 32 (1.70%) jQuery
8 32 (1.70%) SOAP
8 32 (1.70%) XSL
9 30 (1.60%) J2EE
10 25 (1.33%) EDI
10 25 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
11 24 (1.28%) Middleware
12 22 (1.17%) Spring
13 18 (0.96%) XSLT
14 17 (0.91%) WCF
15 12 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
3 73 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 61 (3.25%) iSeries
5 41 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 34 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (1.54%) iPad
8 26 (1.38%) Derivative
9 24 (1.28%) Fixed Income
10 21 (1.12%) AS400
10 21 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.12%) Equities
11 19 (1.01%) Driving Licence
11 19 (1.01%) Hedge funds
12 18 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 18 (0.96%) SWIFT
13 15 (0.80%) Data Integration
14 14 (0.75%) Wiki
15 13 (0.69%) Credit Risk
15 13 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 598 (31.84%) Windows
2 259 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 250 (13.31%) Linux
4 210 (11.18%) Unix
5 76 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 73 (3.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 25 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (1.33%) Solaris
10 21 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.96%) CentOS
12 14 (0.75%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.59%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.37%) AIX
15 5 (0.27%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.21%) Android
16 4 (0.21%) zOS
17 1 (0.053%) HPUX
17 1 (0.053%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (36.69%) ITIL
2 191 (10.17%) CRM
3 178 (9.48%) ERP
4 151 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (6.76%) Problem Management
6 121 (6.44%) Incident Management
7 105 (5.59%) Project Management
8 86 (4.58%) E-Commerce
9 85 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
10 84 (4.47%) Change Management
11 83 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 75 (3.99%) Service Management
13 74 (3.94%) Service Delivery
14 69 (3.67%) Asset Management
15 61 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
16 60 (3.19%) Change Control
17 59 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
18 55 (2.93%) Investment Management
18 55 (2.93%) MVC
18 55 (2.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1210 (64.43%) SQL
2 275 (14.64%) C#
3 198 (10.54%) Java
4 170 (9.05%) T-SQL
5 109 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 91 (4.85%) PL/SQL
7 86 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 63 (3.35%) VB
9 59 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 46 (2.45%) VBA
11 45 (2.40%) VB.NET
12 44 (2.34%) Perl
13 43 (2.29%) RPG
14 40 (2.13%) Python
15 38 (2.02%) PHP
16 34 (1.81%) Bash Shell
17 26 (1.38%) C++
18 19 (1.01%) VBScript
19 15 (0.80%) C
20 9 (0.48%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 235 (12.51%) Degree
2 107 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
3 50 (2.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 40 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.22%) ISEB
5 23 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.59%) HNC
7 11 (0.59%) MCSE
7 11 (0.59%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.53%) MCP
9 7 (0.37%) HND
9 7 (0.37%) MCSA
10 6 (0.32%) CCA
11 4 (0.21%) PMP
12 2 (0.11%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.11%) CFA
12 2 (0.11%) OCP
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (9.80%) SLA
2 34 (1.81%) QA
3 25 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.32%) DICOM
7 6 (0.32%) HL7
8 5 (0.27%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.16%) Basel II
9 3 (0.16%) Basel III
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 126 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.75%) IMail Server
4 11 (0.59%) XenApp
4 11 (0.59%) XenDesktop
5 8 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.32%) XenServer
7 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.21%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.11%) vSphere
10 1 (0.053%) Docker
10 1 (0.053%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.053%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 47 (2.50%) Control-M
2 12 (0.64%) SCCM
3 11 (0.59%) Puppet
4 10 (0.53%) Nagios
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (0.37%) CA Wily
7 7 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (0.37%) OpenView
8 6 (0.32%) Opsview
8 6 (0.32%) WMI
9 4 (0.21%) SCOM
9 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.16%) SafeCom
10 3 (0.16%) WSUS
11 2 (0.11%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 487 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 355 (18.90%) Oracle
3 99 (5.27%) IBM
4 53 (2.82%) Citrix
5 51 (2.72%) SAP
6 43 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 41 (2.18%) Infor
8 37 (1.97%) VMware
9 36 (1.92%) iManage
10 33 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (1.60%) Sun
12 29 (1.54%) Remedy
13 28 (1.49%) SolarWinds
14 27 (1.44%) Cognos
15 26 (1.38%) Sybase
16 25 (1.33%) Sage
17 24 (1.28%) Charles River
18 23 (1.22%) SimCorp
19 22 (1.17%) Bloomberg
20 20 (1.06%) Informatica
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