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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 281 307 310
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1156 990 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.94% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 855 883
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 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 November 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 +17 1094 £37,500 - 88
London +28 613 £45,000 - 43
City of London -29 128 £45,000 - 20
South East -34 123 £32,500 +4.83% 15
East of England +49 107 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire -6 67 £28,500 +3.63% 4
West Midlands +4 62 £27,500 -17.91% 5
West Yorkshire +11 57 £28,500 +3.63% 4
Leeds +12 55 £28,500 +3.63% 4
Surrey -6 52 £35,000 - 5
South West -39 50 £28,500 -18.57% 5
East Midlands +31 35 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Scotland +6 35 £31,250 +4.16% 4
North West -13 33 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Essex +21 32 £43,750 +12.17% 1
Birmingham -5 32 £27,500 -38.88%
Hertfordshire +1 29 £35,000 - 2
Manchester -7 28 £37,500 +31.57% 2
Berkshire -10 28 £23,500 -27.69% 3
Bristol +10 26 £26,500 -11.79% 2
Glasgow +25 24 £35,000 +28.44% 2
Bedfordshire +8 24 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Watford -2 22 £38,750 +10.71%
Hampshire -22 16 £32,500 +44.44% 5
Colchester +27 15 £42,500 +28.78%
Leicestershire +26 14 £36,250 +61.11% 2
Northampton -9 14 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Northamptonshire -15 14 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Cambridge +9 13 £24,250 -21.77%
Oxfordshire +7 13 £37,500 +38.88%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1442 (66.51%) SQL
2 747 (34.46%) Finance
3 698 (32.20%) SQL Server
4 640 (29.52%) Windows
5 561 (25.88%) ITIL
6 521 (24.03%) Microsoft
7 503 (23.20%) Oracle
8 491 (22.65%) UNIX
9 409 (18.87%) Java
10 380 (17.53%) Linux
11 365 (16.84%) .NET
12 347 (16.01%) MS Excel
13 262 (12.08%) C#
14 243 (11.21%) IIS
15 230 (10.61%) T-SQL
16 222 (10.24%) XML
17 219 (10.10%) Front Office
18 215 (9.92%) Degree
19 206 (9.50%) Banking
20 205 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
21 192 (8.86%) MS Office
22 178 (8.21%) SLA
23 172 (7.93%) HTML
24 171 (7.89%) CRM
24 171 (7.89%) SharePoint
25 167 (7.70%) Windows Server 2008
26 162 (7.47%) Tomcat
27 155 (7.15%) JavaScript
28 154 (7.10%) Perl
29 127 (5.86%) Service Delivery

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 243 (11.21%) IIS
2 171 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 162 (7.47%) Tomcat
4 116 (5.35%) Apache
5 80 (3.69%) JBoss
6 62 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 49 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 24 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (1.11%) CMS
9 22 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (0.88%) WorkSite
11 16 (0.74%) Node.js
11 16 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.51%) MQSeries
13 10 (0.46%) SAS
13 10 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
14 9 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.37%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 347 (16.01%) MS Excel
2 192 (8.86%) MS Office
3 16 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.14%) Stata
8 2 (0.092%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.046%) MS Project
9 1 (0.046%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 76 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (0.88%) Markit EDM
3 16 (0.74%) IntelliMatch
4 15 (0.69%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 13 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.55%) Agresso
7 11 (0.51%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.42%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 9 (0.42%) Kondor+
10 7 (0.32%) HiPortfolio
10 7 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
11 6 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.18%) LatentZero
12 4 (0.18%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.17%) SaaS
2 17 (0.78%) IaaS
3 16 (0.74%) Joyent
3 16 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.046%) Taleo
5 1 (0.046%) Force.com
5 1 (0.046%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.74%) Internet
2 69 (3.18%) Firewall
3 45 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 39 (1.80%) FTP
4 39 (1.80%) HTTP
5 32 (1.48%) Intranet
6 19 (0.88%) SAN
7 18 (0.83%) LDAP
8 17 (0.78%) LAN
9 15 (0.69%) WAN
9 15 (0.69%) SMTP
10 8 (0.37%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.32%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.32%) Multicast
12 6 (0.28%) VPN
12 6 (0.28%) DNS
12 6 (0.28%) Broadband
13 5 (0.23%) VoIP
13 5 (0.23%) SSL
13 5 (0.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 698 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 126 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 80 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (3.69%) MySQL
6 79 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 76 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 46 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
9 42 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
11 26 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (1.11%) RDBMS
13 20 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (0.78%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (0.74%) Redis
16 15 (0.69%) DB2
17 12 (0.55%) MS Access
18 6 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (1.57%) Git (software)
2 28 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 19 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 16 (0.74%) Firebug
5 11 (0.51%) JIRA
5 11 (0.51%) Subversion
5 11 (0.51%) JUnit
6 10 (0.46%) VisualVM
7 7 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.23%) Hudson
9 5 (0.23%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.23%) Toad
10 4 (0.18%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.14%) JMeter
11 3 (0.14%) Selenium
12 2 (0.092%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.092%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.092%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.046%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 747 (34.46%) Finance
2 219 (10.10%) Front Office
3 206 (9.50%) Banking
4 87 (4.01%) Investment Banking
5 74 (3.41%) Retail
6 69 (3.18%) Back Office
7 57 (2.63%) Financial Institution
8 55 (2.54%) Legal
9 40 (1.85%) Law
10 36 (1.66%) French Language
11 30 (1.38%) Billing
12 26 (1.20%) Advertising
13 25 (1.15%) Publishing
13 25 (1.15%) German Language
14 24 (1.11%) Marketing
15 20 (0.92%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.83%) Telecoms
17 12 (0.55%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.51%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.51%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (16.84%) .NET
2 222 (10.24%) XML
3 172 (7.93%) HTML
4 125 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 114 (5.26%) CSS
6 91 (4.20%) J2EE
7 88 (4.06%) Web Services
8 84 (3.87%) FIX Protocol
9 79 (3.64%) Middleware
10 29 (1.34%) Classic ASP
11 28 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 27 (1.25%) Spring
13 23 (1.06%) SOAP
14 19 (0.88%) JSP
15 17 (0.78%) jQuery
16 16 (0.74%) XSLT
17 14 (0.65%) COM+
17 14 (0.65%) DHTML
18 13 (0.60%) EDI
19 12 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 205 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 95 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 95 (4.38%) Derivative
4 84 (3.87%) Equities
5 63 (2.91%) Fixed Income
6 54 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 37 (1.71%) Wiki
8 36 (1.66%) Statistics
9 35 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
11 30 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 29 (1.34%) SWIFT
12 29 (1.34%) Client/Server
13 28 (1.29%) Hedge funds
14 21 (0.97%) Replication
15 18 (0.83%) Open Source
16 12 (0.55%) CMDB
16 12 (0.55%) Credit Risk
16 12 (0.55%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 640 (29.52%) Windows
2 491 (22.65%) UNIX
3 380 (17.53%) Linux
4 167 (7.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 120 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (4.66%) Solaris
7 74 (3.41%) Windows XP
8 39 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 29 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.78%) AIX
12 15 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (0.37%) Windows NT
14 7 (0.32%) Android
14 7 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.14%) HPUX
17 2 (0.092%) CentOS
17 2 (0.092%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (25.88%) ITIL
2 171 (7.89%) CRM
3 127 (5.86%) Service Delivery
4 126 (5.81%) Problem Management
5 114 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 104 (4.80%) Service Management
7 98 (4.52%) Project Management
8 95 (4.38%) Change Management
9 87 (4.01%) Release Management
10 74 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (3.32%) E-Commerce
12 70 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 70 (3.23%) Change Control
13 65 (3.00%) Incident Management
14 63 (2.91%) Electronic Trading
15 57 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 56 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (2.58%) Document Management
17 52 (2.40%) Configuration Management
18 50 (2.31%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1442 (66.51%) SQL
2 409 (18.87%) Java
3 262 (12.08%) C#
4 230 (10.61%) T-SQL
5 155 (7.15%) JavaScript
6 154 (7.10%) Perl
7 103 (4.75%) VB
8 95 (4.38%) Shell Script
9 88 (4.06%) PL/SQL
10 82 (3.78%) Python
11 58 (2.68%) VBA
12 57 (2.63%) C++
13 55 (2.54%) Bash Shell
14 45 (2.08%) VB.NET
15 39 (1.80%) C
16 35 (1.61%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.20%) PHP
18 23 (1.06%) VBScript
19 16 (0.74%) Ruby
20 12 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 215 (9.92%) Degree
2 75 (3.46%) ITIL Certification
3 30 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (1.25%) MCP
5 18 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 17 (0.78%) MCSE
7 14 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.28%) HND
9 5 (0.23%) MCSA
10 4 (0.18%) MCITP
11 3 (0.14%) CFA
11 3 (0.14%) MCTS
11 3 (0.14%) HNC
11 3 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.092%) PhD
12 2 (0.092%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.046%) CCNA
13 1 (0.046%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.046%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (8.21%) SLA
2 62 (2.86%) QA
3 9 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.092%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.092%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.046%) HL7
6 1 (0.046%) DICOM
6 1 (0.046%) EMIR
System Software
1 67 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.32%) Terminal Server
3 7 (0.32%) ClearTrust
4 6 (0.28%) Samba
5 5 (0.23%) IMail Server
6 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.092%) vSphere
7 2 (0.092%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.046%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.046%) XenApp
8 1 (0.046%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (1.06%) Puppet
2 19 (0.88%) Nagios
3 15 (0.69%) Control-M
4 13 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 11 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.46%) OpenView
6 10 (0.46%) Opsview
7 7 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.28%) SCCM
9 4 (0.18%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (0.14%) Netcool
10 3 (0.14%) Foglight
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
11 2 (0.092%) SCOM
12 1 (0.046%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.046%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.046%) WhatsUp Gold
12 1 (0.046%) RTView
Vendors
1 521 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 503 (23.20%) Oracle
3 72 (3.32%) Sybase
4 60 (2.77%) Citrix
5 44 (2.03%) IBM
6 41 (1.89%) Sun
7 39 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 38 (1.75%) Cognos
9 34 (1.57%) Bloomberg
10 33 (1.52%) thinkFolio
11 30 (1.38%) VMware
11 30 (1.38%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.29%) Remedy
13 26 (1.20%) SAP
13 26 (1.20%) Fidessa
14 24 (1.11%) Business Objects
15 23 (1.06%) TIBCO
16 19 (0.88%) Brady
16 19 (0.88%) HP
17 16 (0.74%) SunGard
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