The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 318 303 294
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 996 923 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.90% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 879 820 898
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 July 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 July 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 -10 937 £35,000 - 79
London +3 467 £45,000 - 44
City of London +26 162 £47,500 - 22
South East -14 146 £33,000 +1.53% 10
South West +14 62 £27,500 -3.50% 5
North West +14 60 £27,750 -0.89% 6
Yorkshire -31 55 £26,250 -9.48% 1
Surrey +12 53 £37,000 -6.32% 3
West Midlands -17 52 £27,500 +1.85% 3
East of England -39 46 £30,500 -6.15% 4
West Yorkshire -26 45 £26,250 -11.01% 1
Leeds -24 41 £26,250 -12.50%
Scotland -2 39 £45,000 +40.62% 8
East Midlands -2 37 £32,500 +20.37% 5
Manchester -12 37 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire +4 31 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Hampshire -8 22 £28,000 -13.84% 3
Northamptonshire -8 21 £32,500 +13.04% 2
Edinburgh +6 20 £45,000 +24.13% 4
Northampton -12 18 £32,500 +13.04% 2
Dorset +13 17 £40,000 +40.35% 2
East Sussex -7 17 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Hertfordshire -7 17 £34,750 +15.83%
Somerset -8 17 £25,000 +8.69%
Bath -8 17 £25,000 +7.52%
Brighton -11 17 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Glasgow -20 17 £35,750 +10.85% 3
Bournemouth - 17 £40,000 -
Birmingham -14 16 £25,000 -7.40% 1
Basingstoke +8 15 £28,000 -34.11% 2

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1297 (66.44%) SQL
2 702 (35.96%) Finance
3 609 (31.20%) SQL Server
4 535 (27.41%) Windows
5 526 (26.95%) Oracle
6 481 (24.64%) ITIL
7 453 (23.21%) Microsoft
8 379 (19.42%) .NET
9 373 (19.11%) Java
10 361 (18.49%) UNIX
11 325 (16.65%) MS Excel
12 321 (16.44%) Linux
13 255 (13.06%) C#
14 240 (12.30%) XML
15 230 (11.78%) Degree
16 218 (11.17%) HTML
17 203 (10.40%) Front Office
18 200 (10.25%) T-SQL
19 194 (9.94%) Banking
20 180 (9.22%) IIS
21 175 (8.97%) SLA
22 172 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 155 (7.94%) Service Delivery
24 153 (7.84%) JavaScript
25 141 (7.22%) Oracle Database
26 140 (7.17%) MS Office
27 133 (6.81%) CSS
28 130 (6.66%) SharePoint
29 127 (6.51%) Relational Database
30 125 (6.40%) Computer Science

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 180 (9.22%) IIS
2 130 (6.66%) SharePoint
3 98 (5.02%) Tomcat
4 92 (4.71%) Apache
5 68 (3.48%) WebSphere
6 47 (2.41%) WebLogic
7 31 (1.59%) CMS
8 23 (1.18%) Node.js
8 23 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 21 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (0.82%) WebSphere Process Server
12 12 (0.61%) LiveLink
13 10 (0.51%) Drupal
14 9 (0.46%) MS Exchange
14 9 (0.46%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.36%) Jetty
15 7 (0.36%) WorkSite
15 7 (0.36%) Confluence
15 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 325 (16.65%) MS Excel
2 140 (7.17%) MS Office
3 26 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.41%) MS Project
5 7 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.15%) Stata
9 2 (0.10%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 30 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.33%) Markit EDM
3 25 (1.28%) Maximo
4 22 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (0.87%) LatentZero
6 15 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.67%) IntelliMatch
7 13 (0.67%) Academy Housing
7 13 (0.67%) arcHouse
8 12 (0.61%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 11 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
10 10 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
11 9 (0.46%) Agresso
12 8 (0.41%) Misys Opics
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (0.41%) Magento
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
13 7 (0.36%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 56 (2.87%) SaaS
2 26 (1.33%) IaaS
3 24 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.18%) Joyent
5 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.051%) Office 365
6 1 (0.051%) GitHub
6 1 (0.051%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.74%) Firewall
2 64 (3.28%) Internet
3 50 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 31 (1.59%) Intranet
5 24 (1.23%) HTTP
6 22 (1.13%) LDAP
6 22 (1.13%) FTP
7 20 (1.02%) SMTP
8 10 (0.51%) LAN
8 10 (0.51%) VPN
9 9 (0.46%) DMZ
10 8 (0.41%) WAN
11 7 (0.36%) Broadband
12 6 (0.31%) Extranet
12 6 (0.31%) DNS
12 6 (0.31%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.26%) ADSL
13 5 (0.26%) DHCP
13 5 (0.26%) SAN
14 4 (0.20%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 609 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 172 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 141 (7.22%) Oracle Database
4 127 (6.51%) Relational Database
5 102 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 95 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 90 (4.61%) MySQL
8 77 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 52 (2.66%) RDBMS
10 51 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
11 37 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 35 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 34 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (1.38%) MS Access
16 23 (1.18%) Redis
17 19 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
19 16 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
20 15 (0.77%) KDB
Development Applications
1 40 (2.05%) Visual Studio
1 40 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.18%) Firebug
3 19 (0.97%) JUnit
4 18 (0.92%) Subversion
4 18 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (0.87%) JIRA
6 16 (0.82%) Toad
6 16 (0.82%) Eclipse
7 13 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (0.67%) MSI
8 11 (0.56%) Selenium
8 11 (0.56%) JMeter
9 10 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.31%) Maven
11 6 (0.31%) Hudson
12 5 (0.26%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.20%) CruiseControl
General
1 702 (35.96%) Finance
2 203 (10.40%) Front Office
3 194 (9.94%) Banking
4 81 (4.15%) Investment Banking
5 63 (3.23%) Back Office
6 41 (2.10%) Retail
7 35 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 33 (1.69%) Legal
9 27 (1.38%) Marketing
10 24 (1.23%) Law
10 24 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 24 (1.23%) Billing
11 23 (1.18%) French Language
12 19 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.82%) Advertising
14 15 (0.77%) Publishing
15 13 (0.67%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.46%) German Language
17 7 (0.36%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (19.42%) .NET
2 240 (12.30%) XML
3 218 (11.17%) HTML
4 133 (6.81%) CSS
5 120 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 97 (4.97%) Web Services
7 72 (3.69%) J2EE
8 63 (3.23%) Middleware
9 47 (2.41%) Spring
10 36 (1.84%) HTML5
11 34 (1.74%) SOAP
12 27 (1.38%) jQuery
13 26 (1.33%) WPF
14 24 (1.23%) Hibernate
14 24 (1.23%) DHTML
15 22 (1.13%) FIX Protocol
16 21 (1.08%) .NET Framework
17 18 (0.92%) EDI
18 16 (0.82%) Struts
18 16 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 125 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 93 (4.76%) Equities
3 86 (4.41%) Derivative
4 72 (3.69%) Fixed Income
5 65 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 47 (2.41%) Statistics
7 35 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 34 (1.74%) Hedge funds
9 29 (1.49%) SWIFT
10 25 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.02%) Mathematics
12 20 (1.02%) Wiki
13 19 (0.97%) Open Source
13 19 (0.97%) Clustering
14 15 (0.77%) CMDB
14 15 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
15 14 (0.72%) Replication
16 13 (0.67%) Credit Risk
17 11 (0.56%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 535 (27.41%) Windows
2 361 (18.49%) UNIX
3 321 (16.44%) Linux
4 125 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 85 (4.35%) Solaris
7 58 (2.97%) Windows XP
8 51 (2.61%) Windows 7
9 34 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.67%) SUSE
12 8 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.15%) AIX
16 3 (0.15%) HPUX
16 3 (0.15%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (24.64%) ITIL
2 155 (7.94%) Service Delivery
3 100 (5.12%) Service Management
4 99 (5.07%) Problem Management
5 92 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 87 (4.46%) CRM
7 79 (4.05%) Project Management
8 67 (3.43%) Change Management
8 67 (3.43%) Investment Management
9 66 (3.38%) Asset Management
10 63 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 63 (3.23%) Change Control
11 61 (3.13%) Release Management
12 54 (2.77%) Electronic Trading
13 53 (2.72%) Incident Management
14 48 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
14 48 (2.46%) ITSM
15 47 (2.41%) Software Engineering
16 46 (2.36%) User Acceptance Testing
17 44 (2.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1297 (66.44%) SQL
2 373 (19.11%) Java
3 255 (13.06%) C#
4 200 (10.25%) T-SQL
5 153 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 111 (5.69%) Perl
7 99 (5.07%) PL/SQL
8 87 (4.46%) VB
9 74 (3.79%) Python
10 60 (3.07%) VBA
11 59 (3.02%) VB.NET
12 42 (2.15%) PHP
12 42 (2.15%) PowerShell
13 38 (1.95%) C
14 37 (1.90%) C++
15 36 (1.84%) Bash Shell
16 35 (1.79%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.28%) Ruby
18 23 (1.18%) VBScript
19 22 (1.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 230 (11.78%) Degree
2 75 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
3 41 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.54%) MCP
5 21 (1.08%) MCSE
6 17 (0.87%) Security Cleared
7 15 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (0.67%) MCITP
9 12 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.41%) HND
11 6 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.20%) MCTS
12 4 (0.20%) HNC
13 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.15%) CFA
14 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.051%) AAT
15 1 (0.051%) GNVQ
15 1 (0.051%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.051%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (8.97%) SLA
2 41 (2.10%) QA
3 16 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.31%) COBIT
4 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.051%) EMIR
7 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.051%) GxP
7 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.56%) IMail Server
4 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (0.20%) XenApp
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.051%) vSphere
6 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.051%) NFS
6 1 (0.051%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.051%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 21 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 19 (0.97%) Puppet
3 18 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (0.77%) Control-M
5 13 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.51%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.26%) Nagios
7 5 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (0.20%) Foglight
8 4 (0.20%) SCCM
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
10 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.10%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.10%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.10%) SCOM
10 2 (0.10%) Opsview
11 1 (0.051%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 526 (26.95%) Oracle
2 453 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 86 (4.41%) Citrix
4 72 (3.69%) Sybase
5 65 (3.33%) JBoss
6 51 (2.61%) Red Hat
7 45 (2.31%) IBM
8 39 (2.00%) thinkFolio
9 38 (1.95%) Business Objects
9 38 (1.95%) VMware
10 37 (1.90%) SAP
11 34 (1.74%) Fidessa
12 32 (1.64%) Remedy
13 26 (1.33%) Charles River
13 26 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (1.33%) Bloomberg
14 24 (1.23%) Sun
15 22 (1.13%) Brady
16 21 (1.08%) Tableau
17 18 (0.92%) ION Trading
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