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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 287 317 296
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1066 882 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.88% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 897 779 936
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +31 1002 £37,000 +5.71% 90
London +39 531 £45,000 +5.88% 55
City of London +38 167 £47,500 +5.55% 16
South East -15 150 £32,500 +4.83% 13
East of England -5 77 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Surrey +21 65 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Yorkshire -31 62 £27,500 -6.77% 1
West Midlands +1 55 £27,500 +1.85% 6
Scotland +20 52 £38,750 +19.23% 3
South West -5 52 £27,500 -21.42% 3
West Yorkshire -20 48 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Leeds -15 43 £27,500 -15.38% 1
North West -33 39 £28,500 +9.61% 1
East Midlands -4 36 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Birmingham +2 31 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Berkshire -3 30 £25,500 -15.70% 4
Glasgow +11 28 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Northamptonshire -15 22 £30,000 +3.44%
Somerset 0 21 £27,500 +19.56%
Edinburgh 0 21 £37,500 -6.25%
Essex +22 20 £42,500 +41.66%
Bath +5 19 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire -6 19 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Bedfordshire -13 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Hampshire -13 18 £40,000 +40.35%
Northampton -13 17 £30,000 +3.44%
Manchester -32 17 £25,000 -6.54% 1
Bristol -2 15 £28,500 -21.37% 2
Colchester - 15 £45,000 -
Cheshire -16 14 £30,000 +20.00%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1332 (65.36%) SQL
2 681 (33.42%) Finance
3 598 (29.34%) SQL Server
4 563 (27.63%) Windows
5 544 (26.69%) ITIL
6 489 (23.99%) Oracle
7 476 (23.36%) Microsoft
8 422 (20.71%) UNIX
9 404 (19.82%) .NET
10 377 (18.50%) Java
11 348 (17.08%) Linux
12 347 (17.03%) MS Excel
13 270 (13.25%) C#
14 240 (11.78%) XML
15 226 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
16 214 (10.50%) T-SQL
17 208 (10.21%) HTML
18 207 (10.16%) Degree
19 187 (9.18%) IIS
20 181 (8.88%) Front Office
21 178 (8.73%) Banking
22 170 (8.34%) SLA
23 162 (7.95%) SharePoint
24 159 (7.80%) MS Office
25 158 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 143 (7.02%) JavaScript
27 137 (6.72%) Service Delivery
28 134 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
29 127 (6.23%) ASP.NET
30 123 (6.04%) CSS

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 187 (9.18%) IIS
2 162 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 119 (5.84%) Tomcat
4 109 (5.35%) Apache
5 52 (2.55%) WebSphere
6 50 (2.45%) WebLogic
7 28 (1.37%) CMS
8 24 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
9 23 (1.13%) Node.js
10 17 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (0.69%) LiveLink
12 12 (0.59%) WorkSite
13 11 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.49%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.44%) SAS
16 7 (0.34%) Jetty
16 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
17 6 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 347 (17.03%) MS Excel
2 159 (7.80%) MS Office
3 15 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.39%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.25%) MS Project
6 5 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.15%) Stata
7 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.049%) FastStats
8 1 (0.049%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 41 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.03%) Markit EDM
2 21 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (0.88%) IntelliMatch
5 17 (0.83%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 15 (0.74%) Maximo
7 11 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.49%) arcHouse
8 10 (0.49%) Academy Housing
8 10 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.39%) LatentZero
11 7 (0.34%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.34%) HiPortfolio
12 6 (0.29%) Agresso
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.85%) SaaS
2 26 (1.28%) IaaS
3 24 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.13%) Joyent
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.049%) Office 365
6 1 (0.049%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.93%) Firewall
2 60 (2.94%) Internet
3 45 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 33 (1.62%) Intranet
5 30 (1.47%) HTTP
6 28 (1.37%) LDAP
7 25 (1.23%) FTP
8 20 (0.98%) SMTP
9 9 (0.44%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.44%) VPN
9 9 (0.44%) DMZ
10 8 (0.39%) LAN
11 7 (0.34%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.34%) Multicast
11 7 (0.34%) Broadband
11 7 (0.34%) Extranet
12 6 (0.29%) SAN
12 6 (0.29%) WAN
13 5 (0.25%) ADSL
14 4 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (29.34%) SQL Server
2 158 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 112 (5.50%) Oracle Database
4 106 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 106 (5.20%) Relational Database
5 93 (4.56%) MySQL
6 81 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 57 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
8 49 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 38 (1.86%) RDBMS
10 26 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
11 24 (1.18%) MS Access
11 24 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (1.13%) Redis
12 23 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
12 23 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (0.79%) Data Mining
14 15 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
15 13 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (2.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.13%) Firebug
4 20 (0.98%) Eclipse
5 17 (0.83%) JUnit
6 14 (0.69%) JIRA
7 13 (0.64%) Subversion
8 10 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.49%) Toad
9 9 (0.44%) Selenium
9 9 (0.44%) JMeter
10 6 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.29%) Hudson
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.25%) VisualVM
12 4 (0.20%) MSI
12 4 (0.20%) Maven
12 4 (0.20%) CruiseControl
12 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 681 (33.42%) Finance
2 181 (8.88%) Front Office
3 178 (8.73%) Banking
4 69 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 67 (3.29%) Back Office
6 51 (2.50%) Retail
7 41 (2.01%) Financial Institution
8 40 (1.96%) Legal
9 33 (1.62%) Billing
10 28 (1.37%) Telecoms
11 24 (1.18%) Publishing
11 24 (1.18%) Law
11 24 (1.18%) French Language
12 23 (1.13%) Marketing
13 21 (1.03%) Manufacturing
14 16 (0.79%) Advertising
15 12 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.49%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.34%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.29%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (19.82%) .NET
2 240 (11.78%) XML
3 208 (10.21%) HTML
4 127 (6.23%) ASP.NET
5 123 (6.04%) CSS
6 105 (5.15%) Web Services
7 78 (3.83%) J2EE
8 71 (3.48%) Middleware
9 41 (2.01%) Spring
10 30 (1.47%) SOAP
11 23 (1.13%) FIX Protocol
11 23 (1.13%) HTML5
11 23 (1.13%) Classic ASP
12 20 (0.98%) DHTML
12 20 (0.98%) WPF
13 19 (0.93%) .NET Framework
14 18 (0.88%) Hibernate
15 15 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
16 14 (0.69%) XSLT
17 13 (0.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 226 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (5.74%) Computer Science
3 80 (3.93%) Equities
4 74 (3.63%) Derivative
5 72 (3.53%) Fixed Income
6 70 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.82%) Statistics
9 33 (1.62%) Wiki
10 29 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (1.37%) Hedge funds
12 27 (1.32%) SWIFT
13 26 (1.28%) Client/Server
14 24 (1.18%) Mathematics
15 21 (1.03%) Open Source
16 18 (0.88%) Clustering
17 17 (0.83%) CMDB
18 16 (0.79%) Replication
18 16 (0.79%) Grid Computing
19 10 (0.49%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 563 (27.63%) Windows
2 422 (20.71%) UNIX
3 348 (17.08%) Linux
4 134 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 80 (3.93%) Solaris
7 50 (2.45%) Windows XP
8 42 (2.06%) Windows 7
9 27 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.49%) AIX
12 9 (0.44%) SUSE
13 8 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.20%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.20%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.20%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.20%) Android
16 3 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (26.69%) ITIL
2 137 (6.72%) Service Delivery
3 113 (5.54%) CRM
4 107 (5.25%) Problem Management
5 102 (5.00%) Service Management
6 86 (4.22%) Release Management
7 85 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 80 (3.93%) Project Management
9 71 (3.48%) E-Commerce
10 69 (3.39%) Change Management
11 67 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
12 62 (3.04%) Asset Management
13 57 (2.80%) Change Control
14 56 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 55 (2.70%) Electronic Trading
15 55 (2.70%) Incident Management
16 53 (2.60%) Investment Management
17 50 (2.45%) Data Analysis
18 48 (2.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1332 (65.36%) SQL
2 377 (18.50%) Java
3 270 (13.25%) C#
4 214 (10.50%) T-SQL
5 143 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 113 (5.54%) Perl
7 106 (5.20%) VB
8 76 (3.73%) Python
9 73 (3.58%) PL/SQL
10 60 (2.94%) VB.NET
11 53 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 52 (2.55%) VBA
13 47 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 44 (2.16%) C++
15 41 (2.01%) Bash Shell
16 38 (1.86%) C
17 36 (1.77%) PHP
18 26 (1.28%) VB6
19 24 (1.18%) Ruby
20 17 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 207 (10.16%) Degree
2 63 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.47%) MCP
5 21 (1.03%) MCSE
6 17 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (0.59%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.29%) HND
9 6 (0.29%) MCITP
10 5 (0.25%) HNC
11 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.15%) CFA
11 3 (0.15%) MCTS
12 2 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.049%) GNVQ
13 1 (0.049%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.049%) MCSA
13 1 (0.049%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (8.34%) SLA
2 51 (2.50%) QA
3 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.049%) EMIR
7 1 (0.049%) GxP
System Software
1 67 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.44%) IMail Server
4 7 (0.34%) ClearTrust
5 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.098%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.098%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.098%) vSphere
6 2 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.049%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (1.03%) Puppet
2 16 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 14 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 14 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
4 12 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.59%) Control-M
5 10 (0.49%) Nagios
6 6 (0.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 5 (0.25%) SCCM
7 5 (0.25%) Opsview
7 5 (0.25%) Foglight
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.098%) Netcool
9 2 (0.098%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.098%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (0.098%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.049%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.049%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 489 (23.99%) Oracle
2 476 (23.36%) Microsoft
3 68 (3.34%) Citrix
4 62 (3.04%) JBoss
5 57 (2.80%) Sybase
6 44 (2.16%) IBM
7 37 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 34 (1.67%) Sun
9 33 (1.62%) VMware
10 32 (1.57%) thinkFolio
10 32 (1.57%) Cognos
10 32 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (1.57%) Fidessa
11 30 (1.47%) Business Objects
12 29 (1.42%) SAP
13 27 (1.32%) Bloomberg
14 26 (1.28%) Remedy
15 24 (1.18%) TIBCO
16 21 (1.03%) Brady
17 16 (0.79%) Hyperion
London
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + + massive bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Strong Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday