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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 314 341 307
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 963 945 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.79% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.84% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 842 829 834
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 +8 902 £35,000 -9.09% 74
London +18 503 £45,000 -2.17% 36
South East +7 146 £28,500 -12.30% 15
City of London -34 117 £48,500 +2.10% 15
East of England +31 79 £33,500 -1.47% 6
Yorkshire +47 56 £28,250 -5.83% 8
Surrey +40 46 £30,000 -18.91% 3
West Yorkshire +43 38 £27,500 -8.33% 7
Hampshire +25 37 £26,000 +10.63% 4
South West -27 35 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Leeds +34 34 £27,500 -8.33% 5
West Midlands -23 31 £27,500 -1.25% 2
Essex +4 26 £28,000 -34.11% 1
Hertfordshire +6 23 £32,500 +18.18% 2
East Midlands +4 22 £28,750 -4.16% 1
Berkshire -4 21 £27,500 +1.85% 3
North West -26 21 £26,500 +6.00% 5
Scotland +11 20 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Southampton - 19 £19,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +35 18 £46,500 +32.85% 1
Buckinghamshire -22 18 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Reading +11 17 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Oxfordshire +15 16 £26,000 -8.77% 1
Bristol -4 15 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Milton Keynes -40 15 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £40,000 -
Glasgow +5 13 £27,500 -13.38% 2
Coventry -8 13 £27,500 +10.00%
Guildford +10 12 £29,500 -1.66%
West Sussex 0 11 £28,000 -6.66%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1239 (64.40%) SQL
2 646 (33.58%) Windows
3 622 (32.33%) SQL Server
4 611 (31.76%) Finance
5 508 (26.40%) ITIL
6 473 (24.58%) Oracle
7 450 (23.39%) Microsoft
8 381 (19.80%) UNIX
9 362 (18.81%) Linux
10 357 (18.56%) .NET
11 348 (18.09%) Java
12 328 (17.05%) MS Excel
13 239 (12.42%) IIS
14 238 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
15 197 (10.24%) Degree
16 196 (10.19%) C#
17 182 (9.46%) Front Office
18 169 (8.78%) XML
19 168 (8.73%) CRM
20 153 (7.95%) Banking
21 143 (7.43%) MS Office
22 141 (7.33%) HTML
23 140 (7.28%) ERP
24 135 (7.02%) SLA
25 132 (6.86%) Service Management
26 129 (6.70%) Perl
27 114 (5.93%) Retail
28 110 (5.72%) T-SQL
29 109 (5.67%) Shell Script
29 109 (5.67%) Problem Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 239 (12.42%) IIS
2 107 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 106 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 88 (4.57%) Apache
5 72 (3.74%) WebLogic
6 50 (2.60%) JBoss
7 43 (2.23%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.83%) CMS
10 16 (0.83%) MQSeries
11 12 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
12 11 (0.57%) WorkSite
13 10 (0.52%) OpenEdge
13 10 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.47%) SAS
14 9 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.42%) Node.js
16 5 (0.26%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 328 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 143 (7.43%) MS Office
3 18 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.052%) MS Project
7 1 (0.052%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 71 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.51%) thinkFolio
3 27 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.94%) Markit EDM
5 16 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.62%) LatentZero
7 12 (0.62%) Endur
8 11 (0.57%) ION MarketView
9 9 (0.47%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 9 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (0.47%) Maximo
10 8 (0.42%) SAP FI
11 7 (0.36%) Primavera
11 7 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (0.36%) SAP CO
11 7 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
12 6 (0.31%) Retail-J
12 6 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.34%) SaaS
2 17 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.42%) Office 365
6 4 (0.21%) Joyent
6 4 (0.21%) IaaS
7 2 (0.10%) PaaS
8 1 (0.052%) Force.com
8 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.44%) Internet
2 40 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.72%) Firewall
4 23 (1.20%) FTP
4 23 (1.20%) SAN
5 22 (1.14%) HTTP
6 21 (1.09%) LAN
6 21 (1.09%) WAN
7 20 (1.04%) DNS
8 13 (0.68%) Intranet
9 10 (0.52%) DHCP
10 9 (0.47%) CTI
11 6 (0.31%) DMZ
12 5 (0.26%) VPN
12 5 (0.26%) Wireless
13 4 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.16%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.16%) SSL
14 3 (0.16%) Extranet
14 3 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 622 (32.33%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 90 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 87 (4.52%) MySQL
5 75 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 58 (3.01%) Relational Database
7 51 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
9 41 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
11 23 (1.20%) MS Access
12 18 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 17 (0.88%) DB2
14 13 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (0.36%) MongoDB
17 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 14 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (0.73%) JIRA
3 11 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.57%) Toad
4 10 (0.52%) Subversion
4 10 (0.52%) Selenium
5 9 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.47%) VisualVM
6 7 (0.36%) JUnit
7 6 (0.31%) JMeter
7 6 (0.31%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.26%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.26%) Maven
9 4 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.21%) Firebug
9 4 (0.21%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 611 (31.76%) Finance
2 182 (9.46%) Front Office
3 153 (7.95%) Banking
4 114 (5.93%) Retail
5 83 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 73 (3.79%) Back Office
7 50 (2.60%) Legal
8 47 (2.44%) Advertising
9 27 (1.40%) Law
9 27 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.20%) Marketing
12 18 (0.94%) Publishing
13 17 (0.88%) Billing
14 16 (0.83%) French Language
15 14 (0.73%) German Language
16 10 (0.52%) Telecoms
17 6 (0.31%) Private Banking
17 6 (0.31%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.26%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (18.56%) .NET
2 169 (8.78%) XML
3 141 (7.33%) HTML
4 106 (5.51%) ASP.NET
5 99 (5.15%) J2EE
6 97 (5.04%) Web Services
7 60 (3.12%) FIX Protocol
8 57 (2.96%) CSS
9 42 (2.18%) Middleware
10 30 (1.56%) WCF
10 30 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (1.30%) .NET Framework
11 25 (1.30%) jQuery
12 22 (1.14%) XSLT
13 19 (0.99%) COM+
14 18 (0.94%) Hibernate
14 18 (0.94%) Apache Axis
15 17 (0.88%) JSP
15 17 (0.88%) Struts
15 17 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 238 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (5.04%) Fixed Income
3 93 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 87 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 86 (4.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 81 (4.21%) Equities
7 74 (3.85%) Derivative
8 70 (3.64%) Hedge funds
9 54 (2.81%) Client/Server
10 49 (2.55%) Mathematics
11 31 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.35%) CMDB
12 26 (1.35%) Grid Computing
13 21 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
14 16 (0.83%) Statistics
15 14 (0.73%) GIS
16 13 (0.68%) DataPower
17 11 (0.57%) NHS
18 10 (0.52%) N-Tier
18 10 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 646 (33.58%) Windows
2 381 (19.80%) UNIX
3 362 (18.81%) Linux
4 87 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 66 (3.43%) Solaris
7 42 (2.18%) Windows 7
8 34 (1.77%) Windows XP
8 34 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (1.72%) AIX
10 31 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (1.30%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (0.52%) Android
14 7 (0.36%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.21%) SUSE
16 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (26.40%) ITIL
2 168 (8.73%) CRM
3 140 (7.28%) ERP
4 132 (6.86%) Service Management
5 109 (5.67%) Problem Management
6 104 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 85 (4.42%) Project Management
8 78 (4.05%) Service Delivery
9 77 (4.00%) Asset Management
10 73 (3.79%) Change Management
11 71 (3.69%) Investment Management
12 64 (3.33%) E-Commerce
13 62 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 58 (3.01%) Incident Management
15 54 (2.81%) Time Management
16 50 (2.60%) Mentoring
17 49 (2.55%) Continuous Improvement
18 47 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (2.13%) Change Control
20 39 (2.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1239 (64.40%) SQL
2 348 (18.09%) Java
3 196 (10.19%) C#
4 129 (6.70%) Perl
5 110 (5.72%) T-SQL
6 109 (5.67%) Shell Script
7 106 (5.51%) JavaScript
8 102 (5.30%) VB
9 88 (4.57%) PL/SQL
10 70 (3.64%) C++
11 66 (3.43%) Python
12 62 (3.22%) VBA
13 49 (2.55%) PowerShell
14 46 (2.39%) VB.NET
15 42 (2.18%) VBScript
15 42 (2.18%) Bash Shell
16 29 (1.51%) PHP
17 20 (1.04%) C
18 11 (0.57%) Korn
19 7 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 197 (10.24%) Degree
2 94 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
3 40 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 36 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.87%) MCP
5 32 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.09%) MCSE
7 12 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (0.57%) MCSA
9 6 (0.31%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.26%) HNC
10 5 (0.26%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.26%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.21%) PhD
12 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.10%) MCITP
13 2 (0.10%) CCNA
13 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.052%) AAT
14 1 (0.052%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (7.02%) SLA
2 26 (1.35%) QA
3 12 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.47%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 81 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.62%) XenApp
3 8 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.42%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.21%) vSphere
4 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.10%) Samba
6 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.052%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.052%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (1.04%) Nagios
2 18 (0.94%) Control-M
3 16 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (0.78%) Puppet
5 13 (0.68%) Opsview
6 9 (0.47%) OpenView
7 8 (0.42%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.36%) SCCM
8 7 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.10%) SCOM
10 2 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.10%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.052%) RTView
11 1 (0.052%) WSUS
11 1 (0.052%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.052%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 473 (24.58%) Oracle
2 450 (23.39%) Microsoft
3 83 (4.31%) Sybase
4 63 (3.27%) Citrix
5 54 (2.81%) IBM
6 42 (2.18%) SAP
7 38 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 28 (1.46%) Bloomberg
9 26 (1.35%) Red Hat
9 26 (1.35%) Sage
10 24 (1.25%) Business Objects
11 23 (1.20%) Cognos
11 23 (1.20%) VMware
12 20 (1.04%) Fidessa
12 20 (1.04%) ServiceNow
13 16 (0.83%) Epicor
14 15 (0.78%) Sun
14 15 (0.78%) HP
14 15 (0.78%) Remedy
15 14 (0.73%) ION Trading
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