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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 288 307 314
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1081 964 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.89% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.94% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 956 845 866
Average salary £35,125 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,200 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +9 1031 £36,000 -4.00% 59
London +4 539 £42,500 -5.55% 23
South East -24 125 £32,500 +1.56% 10
City of London -45 112 £45,000 - 8
East of England +46 102 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Yorkshire +18 70 £28,500 +3.63% 7
South West -31 63 £30,000 -14.28% 4
West Yorkshire +27 58 £28,500 +3.63% 5
Leeds +32 55 £28,500 +3.63% 3
West Midlands -20 50 £27,500 -20.28% 1
Surrey +2 48 £35,000 - 1
North West 0 40 £37,500 +35.13% 7
East Midlands +41 38 £32,500 +12.06% 2
Essex +14 33 £28,000 -15.15%
Hampshire -18 33 £32,500 +42.85% 3
Manchester 0 32 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Bristol +14 31 £24,000 -16.03% 2
Bedfordshire +21 28 £47,000 +34.28% 2
Scotland +16 27 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Berkshire -16 25 £22,500 -37.06% 3
Watford +2 22 £40,000 +22.13%
Hertfordshire -1 22 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Glasgow +20 19 £35,000 +28.44%
Leicestershire +34 18 £36,250 +61.11% 1
Birmingham -16 17 £36,250 -19.44%
Brentwood -6 16 £43,750 -
Gloucestershire -6 16 £30,000 -26.82%
Reading +9 14 £22,500 - 1
Colchester +21 13 £28,000 -15.15%
Northamptonshire -10 13 £32,500 +10.16%

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1395 (65.34%) SQL
2 749 (35.08%) Finance
3 691 (32.37%) SQL Server
4 646 (30.26%) Windows
5 562 (26.32%) ITIL
6 519 (24.31%) Microsoft
7 480 (22.48%) UNIX
8 472 (22.11%) Oracle
9 384 (17.99%) Java
10 379 (17.75%) Linux
11 364 (17.05%) .NET
12 340 (15.93%) MS Excel
13 258 (12.08%) C#
14 242 (11.33%) IIS
15 220 (10.30%) Degree
16 215 (10.07%) T-SQL
17 206 (9.65%) Front Office
18 201 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
19 193 (9.04%) XML
20 191 (8.95%) MS Office
21 190 (8.90%) Banking
22 173 (8.10%) CRM
23 170 (7.96%) SharePoint
24 167 (7.82%) SLA
25 161 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
26 154 (7.21%) Perl
27 150 (7.03%) Tomcat
28 145 (6.79%) HTML
29 132 (6.18%) JavaScript
30 126 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 242 (11.33%) IIS
2 170 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 150 (7.03%) Tomcat
4 110 (5.15%) Apache
5 75 (3.51%) JBoss
6 54 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 52 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (1.03%) CMS
10 21 (0.98%) WorkSite
11 13 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.56%) MQSeries
13 9 (0.42%) Node.js
13 9 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.33%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.33%) SAS
15 6 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 340 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 191 (8.95%) MS Office
3 18 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.14%) Stata
8 2 (0.094%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.047%) MS Project
9 1 (0.047%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 80 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.75%) Markit EDM
4 14 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.61%) Agresso
5 13 (0.61%) IntelliMatch
6 12 (0.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 12 (0.56%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 11 (0.52%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.37%) Kondor+
10 7 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
11 6 (0.28%) ION MarketView
11 6 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (0.23%) SAP SRM
12 5 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.19%) HiPortfolio
13 4 (0.19%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.69%) SaaS
2 9 (0.42%) Joyent
2 9 (0.42%) IaaS
2 9 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.094%) Office 365
5 1 (0.047%) Taleo
5 1 (0.047%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.51%) Internet
2 58 (2.72%) Firewall
3 41 (1.92%) FTP
4 39 (1.83%) HTTP
4 39 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.41%) Intranet
6 21 (0.98%) SAN
7 18 (0.84%) LDAP
8 14 (0.66%) LAN
9 13 (0.61%) WAN
10 8 (0.37%) SMTP
10 8 (0.37%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.33%) DNS
11 7 (0.33%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.33%) Multicast
12 6 (0.28%) SSH
12 6 (0.28%) SSL
12 6 (0.28%) DMZ
12 6 (0.28%) VPN
13 5 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (32.37%) SQL Server
2 126 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 111 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (3.89%) Oracle Database
5 76 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 75 (3.51%) MySQL
7 74 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 66 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 46 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
11 31 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
12 25 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 21 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.84%) DB2
15 17 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (0.56%) Data Mining
17 9 (0.42%) MS Access
17 9 (0.42%) Redis
18 7 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (1.31%) Visual Studio
2 23 (1.08%) Git (software)
3 19 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 11 (0.52%) VisualVM
4 11 (0.52%) Subversion
5 9 (0.42%) JIRA
5 9 (0.42%) Firebug
6 7 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.33%) Toad
6 7 (0.33%) JUnit
6 7 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.19%) Hudson
8 3 (0.14%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.094%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.094%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.094%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.047%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.047%) ProC
10 1 (0.047%) ClearQuest
General
1 749 (35.08%) Finance
2 206 (9.65%) Front Office
3 190 (8.90%) Banking
4 87 (4.07%) Investment Banking
5 81 (3.79%) Retail
6 73 (3.42%) Back Office
7 57 (2.67%) Financial Institution
7 57 (2.67%) Legal
8 49 (2.30%) Law
9 34 (1.59%) French Language
10 30 (1.41%) Advertising
11 26 (1.22%) Publishing
11 26 (1.22%) Billing
12 25 (1.17%) German Language
13 21 (0.98%) Marketing
14 20 (0.94%) Manufacturing
15 17 (0.80%) Telecoms
16 11 (0.52%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.52%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (17.05%) .NET
2 193 (9.04%) XML
3 145 (6.79%) HTML
4 121 (5.67%) ASP.NET
5 86 (4.03%) J2EE
5 86 (4.03%) CSS
6 82 (3.84%) FIX Protocol
7 77 (3.61%) Web Services
8 66 (3.09%) Middleware
9 29 (1.36%) .NET Framework
10 25 (1.17%) Classic ASP
11 22 (1.03%) jQuery
12 21 (0.98%) JSP
13 18 (0.84%) Spring
14 16 (0.75%) SOAP
15 15 (0.70%) COM+
15 15 (0.70%) XSLT
16 13 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (0.56%) EDI
17 12 (0.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 201 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 99 (4.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 98 (4.59%) Derivative
5 80 (3.75%) Equities
6 65 (3.04%) Fixed Income
7 61 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.64%) Mathematics
10 33 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
11 30 (1.41%) Statistics
11 30 (1.41%) Client/Server
11 30 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 29 (1.36%) Wiki
13 24 (1.12%) SWIFT
14 16 (0.75%) Replication
15 12 (0.56%) Grid Computing
15 12 (0.56%) CMDB
15 12 (0.56%) Credit Risk
15 12 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 646 (30.26%) Windows
2 480 (22.48%) UNIX
3 379 (17.75%) Linux
4 161 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 100 (4.68%) Solaris
7 70 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 41 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 33 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 21 (0.98%) AIX
11 19 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.37%) Windows NT
13 7 (0.33%) Android
13 7 (0.33%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.094%) SUSE
15 2 (0.094%) CentOS
15 2 (0.094%) HPUX
15 2 (0.094%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (26.32%) ITIL
2 173 (8.10%) CRM
3 122 (5.71%) Problem Management
3 122 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 111 (5.20%) Service Management
4 111 (5.20%) Service Delivery
5 100 (4.68%) Project Management
6 91 (4.26%) Change Management
7 82 (3.84%) E-Commerce
8 75 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
8 75 (3.51%) Release Management
9 69 (3.23%) ERP
10 68 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 63 (2.95%) Electronic Trading
11 63 (2.95%) Incident Management
12 62 (2.90%) Change Control
13 55 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 54 (2.53%) Mentoring
15 53 (2.48%) Document Management
16 49 (2.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1395 (65.34%) SQL
2 384 (17.99%) Java
3 258 (12.08%) C#
4 215 (10.07%) T-SQL
5 154 (7.21%) Perl
6 132 (6.18%) JavaScript
7 105 (4.92%) Shell Script
8 103 (4.82%) VB
9 88 (4.12%) PL/SQL
10 76 (3.56%) Python
11 62 (2.90%) C++
12 59 (2.76%) Bash Shell
13 56 (2.62%) VBA
14 43 (2.01%) VB.NET
15 40 (1.87%) C
16 37 (1.73%) PowerShell
17 29 (1.36%) VBScript
18 17 (0.80%) PHP
19 10 (0.47%) VB6
19 10 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 220 (10.30%) Degree
2 79 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 31 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (1.22%) MCP
5 19 (0.89%) MCSE
5 19 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 15 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.42%) MCSA
8 8 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.23%) HND
10 5 (0.23%) MCITP
11 4 (0.19%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.19%) PhD
12 3 (0.14%) CFA
13 2 (0.094%) HNC
14 1 (0.047%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.047%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.047%) CCNA
14 1 (0.047%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (7.82%) SLA
2 51 (2.39%) QA
3 7 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.094%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.094%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.047%) HL7
7 1 (0.047%) DICOM
System Software
1 74 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.33%) Terminal Server
2 7 (0.33%) ClearTrust
2 7 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.28%) Samba
4 5 (0.23%) XenApp
5 4 (0.19%) vSphere
5 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.094%) IMail Server
6 2 (0.094%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.047%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.047%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (0.94%) Nagios
2 19 (0.89%) Control-M
2 19 (0.89%) Puppet
3 15 (0.70%) OpenView
4 11 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (0.52%) Opsview
5 9 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (0.33%) SCCM
7 5 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.14%) Netcool
10 2 (0.094%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.094%) Foglight
10 2 (0.094%) SCOM
11 1 (0.047%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.047%) Oracle EDQ
11 1 (0.047%) RTView
11 1 (0.047%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.047%) OVSD
Vendors
1 519 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 472 (22.11%) Oracle
3 77 (3.61%) Sybase
4 59 (2.76%) Citrix
5 46 (2.15%) IBM
6 41 (1.92%) Cognos
7 39 (1.83%) Sun
7 39 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 35 (1.64%) Bloomberg
9 30 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 29 (1.36%) SAP
10 29 (1.36%) thinkFolio
11 24 (1.12%) Fidessa
12 23 (1.08%) HP
12 23 (1.08%) TIBCO
13 22 (1.03%) Remedy
14 20 (0.94%) VMware
14 20 (0.94%) SunGard
15 17 (0.80%) ServiceNow
16 16 (0.75%) Google
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: up to £35k, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 4 days ago