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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 284 321 317
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1129 1006 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 0.86% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.91% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 995 884 807
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015 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 4 August 2015. 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 +47 1085 £37,500 +7.14% 79
London +70 620 £52,500 +16.66% 36
South East +49 187 £29,000 -12.12% 12
City of London +34 158 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Surrey +15 68 £24,750 -29.28%
Yorkshire +3 64 £32,500 +23.80% 7
East of England +16 60 £35,000 +16.66% 6
West Midlands -16 55 £33,750 +22.72% 6
South West -22 52 £26,000 -5.45% 3
West Yorkshire -1 44 £27,500 +4.76% 4
Leeds +6 40 £27,500 +4.76% 4
Hampshire +26 37 £22,500 -22.41% 2
North West -31 32 £30,500 +8.92% 5
Berkshire +9 30 £29,000 -17.14%
Somerset +13 22 £26,000 +4.00%
Essex +7 21 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Bristol -5 19 £24,750 -10.00% 3
East Sussex +22 18 £34,000 -2.85%
Bath +17 18 £26,000 +4.00%
Brighton +17 17 £34,000 -2.85%
Bedfordshire +4 16 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Birmingham -13 16 £39,500 +47.66%
Manchester -13 16 £30,750 +24.24% 5
East Midlands -18 16 £29,750 -8.46% 2
Scotland -19 16 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Wales +6 15 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Fareham +35 13 £22,500 -4.25% 1
Cheshire -6 13 £26,500 -29.33%
Coventry -7 13 £35,500 +29.09% 4
Maidenhead +24 12 £32,500 -35.00%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1344 (63.79%) SQL
2 661 (31.37%) SQL Server
3 645 (30.61%) Windows
4 617 (29.28%) Finance
5 550 (26.10%) Oracle
6 537 (25.49%) ITIL
7 498 (23.64%) UNIX
8 393 (18.65%) Microsoft
9 372 (17.66%) Linux
10 351 (16.66%) .NET
11 327 (15.52%) Java
12 300 (14.24%) MS Excel
13 279 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
14 223 (10.58%) Degree
15 214 (10.16%) Banking
15 214 (10.16%) XML
16 207 (9.82%) Front Office
17 202 (9.59%) C#
18 197 (9.35%) IIS
19 180 (8.54%) Perl
20 165 (7.83%) CRM
21 158 (7.50%) HTML
22 149 (7.07%) Sybase
23 145 (6.88%) PL/SQL
24 144 (6.83%) SLA
25 135 (6.41%) JavaScript
26 130 (6.17%) SharePoint
27 126 (5.98%) Back Office
28 122 (5.79%) Computer Science
28 122 (5.79%) Problem Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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
1 197 (9.35%) IIS
2 130 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 83 (3.94%) Tomcat
4 69 (3.27%) Apache
5 53 (2.52%) WebLogic
6 40 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 36 (1.71%) JBoss
8 34 (1.61%) CMS
9 23 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.76%) OpenEdge
11 13 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (0.62%) SAS
12 10 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.43%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.33%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.28%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.28%) Drupal
16 5 (0.24%) WordPress
16 5 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 300 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 117 (5.55%) MS Office
3 15 (0.71%) MS Project
3 15 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.19%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (1.76%) Markit EDM
3 33 (1.57%) thinkFolio
4 18 (0.85%) Maximo
5 17 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (0.62%) LatentZero
8 13 (0.62%) ACBS
9 12 (0.57%) ION MarketView
10 11 (0.52%) Eagle PACE
11 10 (0.47%) Primavera
11 10 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
12 9 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
13 8 (0.38%) Endur
13 8 (0.38%) Loan IQ
14 7 (0.33%) assyst
14 7 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
14 7 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.42%) SaaS
2 27 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (0.81%) Office 365
4 9 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.047%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.047%) Joyent
6 1 (0.047%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.37%) TCP/IP
2 38 (1.80%) Internet
3 31 (1.47%) DNS
4 14 (0.66%) CTI
5 13 (0.62%) DHCP
6 12 (0.57%) WAN
6 12 (0.57%) LDAP
6 12 (0.57%) LAN
7 11 (0.52%) VPN
8 10 (0.47%) Intranet
8 10 (0.47%) Firewall
9 9 (0.43%) SMTP
10 8 (0.38%) SSL
10 8 (0.38%) HTTP
10 8 (0.38%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.28%) AMQP
12 5 (0.24%) FTP
12 5 (0.24%) PBX
12 5 (0.24%) VoIP
13 3 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 661 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 100 (4.75%) Oracle Database
4 95 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 92 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (2.90%) MySQL
8 58 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 44 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
11 38 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 29 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
14 26 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
16 21 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (0.90%) MS Access
18 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 9 (0.43%) DB2
19 9 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 49 (2.33%) JIRA
2 25 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 22 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (0.81%) Subversion
5 16 (0.76%) JUnit
6 13 (0.62%) Toad
6 13 (0.62%) Maven
6 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (0.52%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.47%) Selenium
8 10 (0.47%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
10 8 (0.38%) Ant
11 6 (0.28%) JMeter
11 6 (0.28%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.28%) VisualVM
12 5 (0.24%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 617 (29.28%) Finance
2 214 (10.16%) Banking
3 207 (9.82%) Front Office
4 126 (5.98%) Back Office
5 96 (4.56%) Retail
6 78 (3.70%) Investment Banking
7 54 (2.56%) Advertising
8 40 (1.90%) Legal
9 33 (1.57%) Billing
10 30 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.38%) Marketing
12 21 (1.00%) Publishing
13 17 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.76%) German Language
15 12 (0.57%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.57%) Law
16 7 (0.33%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.28%) French Language
18 4 (0.19%) Private Banking
18 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (16.66%) .NET
2 214 (10.16%) XML
3 158 (7.50%) HTML
4 115 (5.46%) Web Services
5 103 (4.89%) ASP.NET
6 86 (4.08%) FIX Protocol
7 69 (3.27%) J2EE
8 57 (2.71%) CSS
9 37 (1.76%) WCF
10 33 (1.57%) Spring
11 31 (1.47%) .NET Framework
12 26 (1.23%) Middleware
13 25 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (1.14%) XSLT
15 21 (1.00%) WSDL
16 20 (0.95%) SOAP
17 19 (0.90%) jQuery
18 15 (0.71%) COM+
19 14 (0.66%) XSL
20 13 (0.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 279 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 121 (5.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 111 (5.27%) Fixed Income
5 98 (4.65%) Equities
6 93 (4.41%) Management Information System
7 88 (4.18%) Mathematics
8 85 (4.03%) Hedge funds
9 84 (3.99%) Derivative
10 56 (2.66%) Client/Server
11 36 (1.71%) Physics
12 34 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.47%) Chemistry
14 30 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
15 26 (1.23%) GIS
16 24 (1.14%) SWIFT
17 14 (0.66%) Credit Risk
18 12 (0.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 10 (0.47%) Mainframe
19 10 (0.47%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 645 (30.61%) Windows
2 498 (23.64%) UNIX
3 372 (17.66%) Linux
4 81 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 39 (1.85%) Solaris
9 31 (1.47%) Windows XP
10 22 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.04%) Windows 8
11 20 (0.95%) AIX
12 7 (0.33%) Android
12 7 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.19%) CentOS
15 2 (0.095%) SUSE
15 2 (0.095%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (25.49%) ITIL
2 165 (7.83%) CRM
3 122 (5.79%) Problem Management
4 121 (5.74%) Asset Management
5 118 (5.60%) Change Management
6 113 (5.36%) Service Management
7 112 (5.32%) Investment Management
8 110 (5.22%) ERP
9 103 (4.89%) Incident Management
10 97 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 85 (4.03%) Project Management
12 67 (3.18%) Service Delivery
13 61 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
13 61 (2.90%) Release Management
14 53 (2.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 51 (2.42%) Time Management
15 51 (2.42%) Performance Tuning
16 49 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (1.99%) Data Analysis
18 41 (1.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1344 (63.79%) SQL
2 327 (15.52%) Java
3 202 (9.59%) C#
4 180 (8.54%) Perl
5 145 (6.88%) PL/SQL
6 135 (6.41%) JavaScript
7 120 (5.70%) Shell Script
8 115 (5.46%) Python
9 112 (5.32%) T-SQL
10 101 (4.79%) VB
11 87 (4.13%) VB.NET
12 65 (3.08%) PowerShell
13 60 (2.85%) VBA
14 46 (2.18%) PHP
15 45 (2.14%) Bash Shell
16 35 (1.66%) VBScript
17 34 (1.61%) C++
18 24 (1.14%) C
19 18 (0.85%) Korn
20 14 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 223 (10.58%) Degree
2 115 (5.46%) ITIL Certification
3 58 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 52 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.14%) MCP
6 18 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.43%) HNC
9 8 (0.38%) MCITP
10 7 (0.33%) AAT
11 6 (0.28%) HND
11 6 (0.28%) MCSE
12 5 (0.24%) MCSA
12 5 (0.24%) ACCA
12 5 (0.24%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.14%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.14%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.83%) SLA
2 55 (2.61%) QA
3 15 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.43%) COBIT
5 8 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.095%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.095%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.43%) Terminal Services
3 9 (0.43%) XenApp
3 9 (0.43%) XenDesktop
4 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.28%) IMail Server
5 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.095%) Squid
7 2 (0.095%) qmail
7 2 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.095%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (0.095%) vSphere
8 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.047%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.047%) Samba
8 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (1.42%) Nagios
2 25 (1.19%) Control-M
2 25 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
3 16 (0.76%) Puppet
4 11 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.52%) ZABBIX
5 10 (0.47%) SCCM
5 10 (0.47%) Opsview
6 9 (0.43%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.19%) WSUS
8 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.14%) Netcool
10 2 (0.095%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.095%) Cacti
10 2 (0.095%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.095%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.095%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.095%) Graphite
Vendors
1 550 (26.10%) Oracle
2 393 (18.65%) Microsoft
3 149 (7.07%) Sybase
4 79 (3.75%) Citrix
5 52 (2.47%) IBM
6 48 (2.28%) Bloomberg
7 43 (2.04%) Sun
8 37 (1.76%) SAP
9 34 (1.61%) VMware
10 33 (1.57%) Murex
11 32 (1.52%) Reuters
12 29 (1.38%) Red Hat
13 23 (1.09%) Sage
13 23 (1.09%) ServiceNow
14 22 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
15 21 (1.00%) Fidessa
16 19 (0.90%) Remedy
17 18 (0.85%) HP
18 16 (0.76%) Informatica
19 14 (0.66%) Charles River
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