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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 308 337 289
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -48
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 987 945 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.80% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.84% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 851 852 860
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 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 29 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
(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 +31 921 £35,000 -4.10% 59
London +55 510 £45,500 +1.11% 24
South East +49 175 £27,500 -15.38% 16
City of London -16 107 £47,500 - 11
East of England +42 74 £28,000 -11.11% 7
Surrey +61 60 £26,375 -28.71% 4
Yorkshire +38 50 £28,000 +4.18% 3
Hampshire +27 39 £24,500 +4.25% 4
South West -31 38 £28,500 -12.30% 2
Berkshire +17 33 £28,000 -8.19% 5
West Yorkshire +24 32 £27,500 +4.76% 2
Leeds +32 29 £27,500 -3.50% 1
West Midlands -23 28 £28,500 +6.54% 4
Essex +10 25 £28,000 -34.11% 3
East Midlands -3 23 £29,250 -10.00% 2
Southampton - 19 £32,500 - 1
Reading +11 18 £30,500 +14.01% 2
Hertfordshire +10 18 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Bristol -6 18 £30,000 +5.26% 2
North West -35 17 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Scotland +1 16 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Bedfordshire +25 15 £46,500 +69.09% 1
West Sussex +19 15 £25,500 -15.00%
Buckinghamshire -22 15 £33,750 -0.73%
Guildford +22 14 £32,500 -2.25% 3
Cheshire -6 13 £26,500 -11.66%
Glasgow +1 12 £27,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +15 11 £26,500 -7.01% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £30,000 -
Colchester +11 10 £28,000 -17.64% 1

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 1205 (61.86%) SQL
2 641 (32.91%) Windows
3 626 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 566 (29.06%) Finance
5 531 (27.26%) ITIL
6 470 (24.13%) Oracle
7 434 (22.28%) Microsoft
8 387 (19.87%) UNIX
9 364 (18.69%) .NET
10 355 (18.22%) Linux
11 325 (16.68%) MS Excel
12 307 (15.76%) Java
13 246 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
14 225 (11.55%) IIS
15 200 (10.27%) Degree
16 175 (8.98%) XML
17 173 (8.88%) Front Office
18 170 (8.73%) C#
19 165 (8.47%) CRM
20 148 (7.60%) Banking
21 145 (7.44%) ERP
22 137 (7.03%) HTML
23 134 (6.88%) MS Office
24 131 (6.72%) SLA
25 130 (6.67%) Service Management
26 129 (6.62%) Perl
27 121 (6.21%) SharePoint
28 111 (5.70%) Problem Management
29 110 (5.65%) Retail
30 109 (5.60%) ITIL Certification

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 225 (11.55%) IIS
2 121 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 92 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 78 (4.00%) Apache
5 65 (3.34%) WebLogic
6 42 (2.16%) JBoss
7 39 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.18%) CMS
9 18 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (0.77%) MQSeries
12 14 (0.72%) OpenEdge
13 13 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (0.51%) SAS
15 9 (0.46%) MS Exchange
16 8 (0.41%) WorkSite
16 8 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
18 5 (0.26%) Node.js
18 5 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 325 (16.68%) MS Excel
2 134 (6.88%) MS Office
3 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.21%) MS Project
6 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 62 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (1.44%) thinkFolio
4 25 (1.28%) Markit EDM
5 22 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.67%) Maximo
7 13 (0.67%) Endur
7 13 (0.67%) ION MarketView
8 12 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
9 11 (0.56%) LatentZero
10 9 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
10 9 (0.46%) Primavera
10 9 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.41%) ACBS
11 8 (0.41%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.36%) assyst
12 7 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.41%) SaaS
2 23 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.62%) Office 365
4 6 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.051%) Joyent
6 1 (0.051%) IaaS
6 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.05%) TCP/IP
2 39 (2.00%) Internet
3 25 (1.28%) Firewall
4 20 (1.03%) DNS
5 16 (0.82%) LAN
5 16 (0.82%) WAN
6 15 (0.77%) FTP
6 15 (0.77%) HTTP
7 14 (0.72%) SAN
8 13 (0.67%) Intranet
8 13 (0.67%) CTI
9 10 (0.51%) DHCP
10 6 (0.31%) SSL
11 5 (0.26%) VPN
11 5 (0.26%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.21%) PBX
12 4 (0.21%) VoIP
13 3 (0.15%) DMZ
14 2 (0.10%) 3G
14 2 (0.10%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 626 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 90 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (4.06%) MySQL
5 77 (3.95%) Oracle Database
6 67 (3.44%) Relational Database
7 56 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
9 45 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 34 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
11 24 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (1.08%) MS Access
13 20 (1.03%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.67%) DB2
15 9 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (0.36%) Data Mining
17 7 (0.36%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 25 (1.28%) JIRA
2 23 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 15 (0.77%) Toad
4 14 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (0.56%) Subversion
5 11 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.51%) Selenium
6 10 (0.51%) JUnit
7 9 (0.46%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.46%) VisualVM
8 6 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.31%) JMeter
9 5 (0.26%) Maven
9 5 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
9 5 (0.26%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.21%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.10%) TeamCity
General
1 566 (29.06%) Finance
2 173 (8.88%) Front Office
3 148 (7.60%) Banking
4 110 (5.65%) Retail
5 99 (5.08%) Back Office
6 71 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 53 (2.72%) Advertising
8 47 (2.41%) Legal
9 25 (1.28%) Marketing
10 24 (1.23%) Billing
11 22 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.13%) Publishing
12 21 (1.08%) Law
13 20 (1.03%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.62%) German Language
15 10 (0.51%) Telecoms
16 8 (0.41%) French Language
17 5 (0.26%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.26%) Italian Language
18 4 (0.21%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (18.69%) .NET
2 175 (8.98%) XML
3 137 (7.03%) HTML
4 107 (5.49%) Web Services
5 100 (5.13%) ASP.NET
6 81 (4.16%) J2EE
7 63 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
8 47 (2.41%) CSS
9 33 (1.69%) Middleware
10 29 (1.49%) WCF
11 28 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (1.44%) .NET Framework
12 22 (1.13%) XSLT
13 20 (1.03%) jQuery
13 20 (1.03%) Spring
14 17 (0.87%) COM+
15 16 (0.82%) Apache Axis
16 15 (0.77%) Hibernate
17 14 (0.72%) Struts
18 13 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 246 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 99 (5.08%) Fixed Income
4 91 (4.67%) Management Information System
5 90 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 82 (4.21%) Equities
7 78 (4.00%) Derivative
8 76 (3.90%) Hedge funds
9 63 (3.23%) Mathematics
10 50 (2.57%) Client/Server
11 29 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.08%) Physics
13 20 (1.03%) CMDB
13 20 (1.03%) GIS
13 20 (1.03%) Grid Computing
14 16 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
15 15 (0.77%) Chemistry
16 13 (0.67%) DataPower
17 12 (0.62%) SWIFT
17 12 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 641 (32.91%) Windows
2 387 (19.87%) UNIX
3 355 (18.22%) Linux
4 82 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (2.52%) Solaris
7 43 (2.21%) Windows 7
8 37 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.44%) Windows 8
10 27 (1.39%) AIX
11 22 (1.13%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (0.31%) Android
13 6 (0.31%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.21%) SUSE
16 2 (0.10%) VMS
16 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 531 (27.26%) ITIL
2 165 (8.47%) CRM
3 145 (7.44%) ERP
4 130 (6.67%) Service Management
5 111 (5.70%) Problem Management
6 89 (4.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 87 (4.47%) Project Management
7 87 (4.47%) Asset Management
8 84 (4.31%) Incident Management
9 81 (4.16%) Change Management
10 75 (3.85%) Investment Management
11 69 (3.54%) Service Delivery
12 66 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 63 (3.23%) E-Commerce
14 54 (2.77%) Time Management
15 44 (2.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (2.26%) Mentoring
15 44 (2.26%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (2.00%) Release Management
16 39 (2.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1205 (61.86%) SQL
2 307 (15.76%) Java
3 170 (8.73%) C#
4 129 (6.62%) Perl
5 108 (5.54%) Shell Script
6 97 (4.98%) T-SQL
6 97 (4.98%) VB
7 96 (4.93%) JavaScript
8 89 (4.57%) PL/SQL
9 77 (3.95%) Python
10 58 (2.98%) VB.NET
11 53 (2.72%) PowerShell
12 51 (2.62%) VBA
13 50 (2.57%) C++
14 41 (2.10%) VBScript
15 40 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 31 (1.59%) PHP
17 19 (0.98%) C
18 12 (0.62%) Korn
19 7 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 200 (10.27%) Degree
2 109 (5.60%) ITIL Certification
3 48 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 43 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 33 (1.69%) MCP
6 28 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.82%) MCSE
8 14 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (0.46%) MCSA
10 7 (0.36%) HNC
10 7 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.21%) AAT
12 4 (0.21%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.15%) HND
13 3 (0.15%) PhD
13 3 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.10%) ACCA
14 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.72%) SLA
2 33 (1.69%) QA
3 15 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.46%) COBIT
5 7 (0.36%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.72%) XenApp
3 9 (0.46%) XenDesktop
3 9 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.31%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.21%) vSphere
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.051%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.051%) Squid
9 1 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.051%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.051%) Samba
9 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.051%) qmail
Systems Management
1 23 (1.18%) Nagios
2 21 (1.08%) Control-M
3 15 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (0.67%) Opsview
4 13 (0.67%) Puppet
5 9 (0.46%) SCCM
5 9 (0.46%) AirWatch
6 8 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.31%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.31%) OpenView
8 4 (0.21%) WSUS
9 2 (0.10%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.10%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.051%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.051%) Netcool
10 1 (0.051%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.051%) Cacti
Vendors
1 470 (24.13%) Oracle
2 434 (22.28%) Microsoft
3 97 (4.98%) Sybase
4 75 (3.85%) Citrix
5 53 (2.72%) IBM
6 44 (2.26%) SAP
7 38 (1.95%) Bloomberg
8 36 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 31 (1.59%) Sage
10 27 (1.39%) VMware
11 24 (1.23%) Red Hat
11 24 (1.23%) Business Objects
12 22 (1.13%) ServiceNow
13 20 (1.03%) Reuters
13 20 (1.03%) Sun
14 19 (0.98%) HP
15 18 (0.92%) Fidessa
16 17 (0.87%) Infor
17 16 (0.82%) Cognos
18 15 (0.77%) Remedy
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £24,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £28,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago