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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 311 323 327
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1062 1092 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 0.99% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.02% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 898 960 923
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,396
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,728
% change year-on-year
- -2.36%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 2016. 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 1015 £37,500 +7.14% 78
London -37 478 £45,000 - 32
South East +40 202 £35,000 +25.00% 15
City of London +18 110 £45,000 -9.09% 9
Yorkshire +30 82 £27,500 - 5
West Yorkshire +37 66 £27,500 - 4
South West +29 66 £27,500 -8.33% 8
West Midlands +10 62 £27,500 - 4
East of England -19 61 £27,500 -21.42% 7
North West +63 59 £30,000 +11.11% 4
Leeds +30 57 £28,500 +3.63% 2
Berkshire +45 50 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Surrey 0 45 £35,000 +25.00% 3
Manchester +28 35 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Hampshire -7 33 £31,250 +2.45% 6
East Midlands +8 31 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Bristol +5 24 £26,000 -20.00% 4
Scotland +2 24 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Wiltshire +7 21 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Southampton +1 21 £32,500 +71.05% 4
Hertfordshire +2 20 £26,500 -24.28%
Luton +18 18 £42,500 -5.55%
Reading +17 18 £50,000 +75.43% 2
West Sussex -1 18 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Bedfordshire -4 18 £42,500 -8.60% 1
Swindon +9 17 £31,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -6 17 £28,500 -43.00%
East Sussex +14 16 £25,000 - 1
Brighton +11 16 £25,000 - 1
Coventry +8 16 £27,500 - 1

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1333 (63.96%) SQL
2 685 (32.87%) ITIL
3 674 (32.34%) SQL Server
4 631 (30.28%) Finance
5 622 (29.85%) Windows
6 568 (27.26%) Oracle
7 453 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 415 (19.91%) .NET
9 386 (18.52%) Unix
10 355 (17.03%) Linux
11 296 (14.20%) MS Excel
12 282 (13.53%) Degree
13 273 (13.10%) Java
14 271 (13.00%) IIS
15 228 (10.94%) SLA
16 204 (9.79%) Windows Server
17 199 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
18 196 (9.40%) C#
19 187 (8.97%) HTML
20 185 (8.88%) MS Office
20 185 (8.88%) CRM
21 177 (8.49%) JavaScript
22 176 (8.45%) XML
23 167 (8.01%) Active Directory
24 159 (7.63%) SharePoint
25 158 (7.58%) Tomcat
26 155 (7.44%) Problem Management
27 148 (7.10%) Root Cause Analysis
28 147 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 138 (6.62%) ASP.NET

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 271 (13.00%) IIS
2 159 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 158 (7.58%) Tomcat
4 134 (6.43%) Apache
5 94 (4.51%) JBoss
6 92 (4.41%) WebSphere
7 59 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
8 54 (2.59%) WebLogic
9 43 (2.06%) CMS
10 30 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 24 (1.15%) WordPress
12 23 (1.10%) Confluence
13 21 (1.01%) Node.js
14 18 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (0.62%) MS Exchange
17 9 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 8 (0.38%) MQSeries
18 8 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 296 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 185 (8.88%) MS Office
3 15 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.58%) Acrobat
6 11 (0.53%) MS Project
7 7 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.14%) MicroStation
8 3 (0.14%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.14%) Revit
9 2 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 59 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.82%) thinkFolio
3 31 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
4 30 (1.44%) Markit EDM
4 30 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
5 20 (0.96%) Salerio
6 19 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
7 16 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
8 14 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
9 11 (0.53%) SAP ERP
9 11 (0.53%) SAP SD
9 11 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
10 10 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 10 (0.48%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.34%) Exstream
11 7 (0.34%) LatentZero
11 7 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (0.29%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.88%) SaaS
3 28 (1.34%) Office 365
4 21 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.82%) IaaS
6 14 (0.67%) Joyent
7 7 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.34%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.096%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.048%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.048%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.048%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.60%) Firewall
2 50 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 38 (1.82%) HTTP
4 33 (1.58%) LDAP
5 29 (1.39%) NAS
6 27 (1.30%) SNMP
6 27 (1.30%) Wireshark
7 24 (1.15%) DNS
8 22 (1.06%) Intranet
9 21 (1.01%) Internet
10 20 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
11 19 (0.91%) SAN
11 19 (0.91%) SSL
12 15 (0.72%) FTP
12 15 (0.72%) S/MIME
13 7 (0.34%) PuTTY
14 6 (0.29%) SMTP
15 5 (0.24%) PBX
16 4 (0.19%) DHCP
16 4 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 674 (32.34%) SQL Server
2 147 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 122 (5.85%) Relational Database
4 119 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 109 (5.23%) MySQL
6 92 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 81 (3.89%) BusinessObjects
8 60 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 57 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 47 (2.26%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 28 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
14 23 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (0.96%) MS Access
16 19 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (0.62%) Redis
18 12 (0.58%) GIS
19 9 (0.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 82 (3.93%) JIRA
2 30 (1.44%) Toad
3 28 (1.34%) Subversion
4 19 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 18 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (0.82%) PowerBuilder
6 17 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.77%) Firebug
8 12 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.38%) MSI
10 6 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.24%) VisualVM
12 4 (0.19%) InstallShield
12 4 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.14%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.14%) ClearQuest
13 3 (0.14%) Maven
14 2 (0.096%) Ant
14 2 (0.096%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.096%) Oracle Forms
General
1 631 (30.28%) Finance
2 132 (6.33%) Front Office
3 130 (6.24%) Banking
4 115 (5.52%) Retail
5 80 (3.84%) Law
6 76 (3.65%) Back Office
7 61 (2.93%) Investment Banking
8 47 (2.26%) Legal
9 33 (1.58%) Advertising
10 31 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 29 (1.39%) Publishing
12 22 (1.06%) Telecoms
13 20 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.82%) Billing
15 14 (0.67%) French Language
15 14 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.58%) Local Government
17 8 (0.38%) Marketing
18 7 (0.34%) Dutch Language
18 7 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (19.91%) .NET
2 187 (8.97%) HTML
3 176 (8.45%) XML
4 138 (6.62%) ASP.NET
5 131 (6.29%) CSS
6 93 (4.46%) Web Services
7 56 (2.69%) Middleware
8 49 (2.35%) FIX Protocol
9 39 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
11 31 (1.49%) LAMP
12 27 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 25 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 24 (1.15%) J2EE
15 21 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 19 (0.91%) ODBC
17 17 (0.82%) .NET Framework
17 17 (0.82%) EDI
18 16 (0.77%) jQuery
18 16 (0.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 199 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.09%) Computer Science
3 89 (4.27%) Hedge funds
4 81 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 74 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 64 (3.07%) Equities
7 57 (2.74%) Fixed Income
8 47 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 46 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 45 (2.16%) Derivative
11 36 (1.73%) Client/Server
12 29 (1.39%) SWIFT
13 22 (1.06%) Credit Risk
14 17 (0.82%) iPad
15 15 (0.72%) Data Centre
15 15 (0.72%) Driving Licence
16 14 (0.67%) Mobile App
17 13 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
17 13 (0.62%) Physics
17 13 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 622 (29.85%) Windows
2 386 (18.52%) Unix
3 355 (17.03%) Linux
4 204 (9.79%) Windows Server
5 89 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (3.50%) Windows 7
7 65 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (2.16%) Solaris
9 45 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (1.10%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.77%) AIX
12 12 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.48%) CentOS
14 8 (0.38%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.34%) Android
16 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (32.87%) ITIL
2 185 (8.88%) CRM
3 155 (7.44%) Problem Management
4 148 (7.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 111 (5.33%) Project Management
6 110 (5.28%) Service Delivery
7 105 (5.04%) Change Management
7 105 (5.04%) Service Management
8 102 (4.89%) ERP
9 92 (4.41%) Incident Management
10 91 (4.37%) Asset Management
11 88 (4.22%) Release Management
12 80 (3.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 79 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
13 79 (3.79%) Investment Management
14 69 (3.31%) Data Analysis
15 67 (3.21%) ITSM
16 64 (3.07%) E-Commerce
17 63 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
18 62 (2.98%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1333 (63.96%) SQL
2 273 (13.10%) Java
3 196 (9.40%) C#
4 177 (8.49%) JavaScript
5 138 (6.62%) Perl
6 110 (5.28%) PowerShell
7 97 (4.65%) VB
8 91 (4.37%) T-SQL
9 89 (4.27%) PL/SQL
10 82 (3.93%) Bash Shell
11 77 (3.69%) Python
12 66 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 66 (3.17%) VBA
13 64 (3.07%) VB.NET
14 44 (2.11%) PHP
15 31 (1.49%) C
16 18 (0.86%) C++
16 18 (0.86%) Ruby
16 18 (0.86%) VBScript
17 12 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 282 (13.53%) Degree
2 67 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
3 61 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 46 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 42 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 34 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.77%) ISTQB
7 16 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (0.72%) MCSA
8 15 (0.72%) MCSE
9 6 (0.29%) MCP
10 3 (0.14%) HNC
10 3 (0.14%) MCDST
10 3 (0.14%) MCITP
11 2 (0.096%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.048%) ACCA
12 1 (0.048%) CIMA
12 1 (0.048%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.048%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (10.94%) SLA
2 79 (3.79%) QA
3 9 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.19%) COBIT
5 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.096%) HL7
7 2 (0.096%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.048%) GxP
System Software
1 167 (8.01%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.82%) XenApp
5 12 (0.58%) Terminal Server
5 12 (0.58%) Terminal Services
6 10 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.38%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.29%) IMail Server
8 6 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.24%) Squid
9 5 (0.24%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.24%) XenServer
10 2 (0.096%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.096%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.048%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 72 (3.45%) Puppet
2 48 (2.30%) Control-M
3 37 (1.78%) SCCM
4 33 (1.58%) Nagios
5 29 (1.39%) OpenAM
6 21 (1.01%) OpenView
7 20 (0.96%) CA Wily
7 20 (0.96%) logstash
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.38%) WMI
9 7 (0.34%) WSUS
10 6 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.24%) Opsview
11 5 (0.24%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 4 (0.19%) SCOM
13 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.096%) EdgeSight
14 2 (0.096%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 568 (27.26%) Oracle
2 453 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 83 (3.98%) IBM
4 71 (3.41%) VMware
5 68 (3.26%) Citrix
6 60 (2.88%) Red Hat
6 60 (2.88%) Sun
7 54 (2.59%) HP
7 54 (2.59%) Sybase
8 51 (2.45%) Bloomberg
9 50 (2.40%) Charles River
10 46 (2.21%) SAP
11 45 (2.16%) Remedy
11 45 (2.16%) Retek
12 44 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
13 38 (1.82%) iManage
14 33 (1.58%) Reuters
15 29 (1.39%) CA
16 26 (1.25%) ServiceNow
17 22 (1.06%) Adobe
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vadis People
Salary: circa £50,000-£60,000pa
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
UK
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
James Chase Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £20,000 - £38,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago