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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 306 306 297
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1029 1059 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.02% 0.99% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.03% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 862 928 916
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
(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 +9 982 £39,000 +11.42% 98
London -15 481 £47,500 +5.55% 33
South East +20 156 £35,000 +7.69% 23
South West +17 115 £30,000 +3.44% 6
City of London +22 77 £46,000 -3.15% 15
Yorkshire +1 74 £27,000 -5.26% 7
East of England -22 68 £37,750 +27.96% 9
West Yorkshire -11 59 £26,000 -7.96% 6
North West +47 52 £25,000 -16.66% 14
Berkshire +23 51 £42,500 +88.88% 7
Surrey +3 43 £32,000 -8.57% 5
Leeds -15 40 £28,500 - 4
West Midlands -25 40 £27,500 +7.84% 2
Wiltshire +30 37 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Swindon - 36 £29,000 - 1
Essex -13 24 £45,000 +60.71% 2
Somerset +16 23 £35,000 +89.18% 2
Scotland +4 23 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Dorset +17 22 £38,750 +13.97% 1
Bristol -22 22 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Slough - 22 £42,500 - 2
Bournemouth +11 21 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Merseyside +10 21 £25,000 +25.00% 3
West Sussex +8 21 £40,000 +41.59% 2
Street - 21 £35,000 -
Manchester +23 20 £25,000 -18.69% 6
Liverpool +11 17 £23,500 +17.50% 2
East Midlands -18 17 £26,000 -17.46% 4
Hampshire -14 15 £40,000 +23.07%
Hertfordshire +11 14 £33,250 -16.87% 4

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 1413 (66.90%) SQL
2 652 (30.87%) SQL Server
3 632 (29.92%) Oracle
4 630 (29.83%) Windows
5 603 (28.55%) Finance
6 550 (26.04%) ITIL
7 427 (20.22%) Unix
8 412 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 406 (19.22%) Linux
10 397 (18.80%) .NET
11 265 (12.55%) Java
12 260 (12.31%) Degree
13 256 (12.12%) C#
14 234 (11.08%) Windows Server
15 232 (10.98%) MS Excel
16 227 (10.75%) IIS
17 217 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
18 185 (8.76%) SLA
19 180 (8.52%) SharePoint
20 173 (8.19%) HTML
21 170 (8.05%) Perl
21 170 (8.05%) MS Office
22 163 (7.72%) XML
23 155 (7.34%) Front Office
24 147 (6.96%) CRM
25 146 (6.91%) CSS
25 146 (6.91%) Problem Management
26 139 (6.58%) JavaScript
27 134 (6.34%) ASP.NET
28 132 (6.25%) Banking

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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
1 227 (10.75%) IIS
2 180 (8.52%) SharePoint
3 104 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 90 (4.26%) Apache
5 63 (2.98%) WebSphere
6 60 (2.84%) JBoss
7 46 (2.18%) WebLogic
8 45 (2.13%) CMS
9 31 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (0.90%) Node.js
11 17 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.52%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.47%) WordPress
15 9 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.43%) Confluence
15 9 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
16 8 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 232 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 170 (8.05%) MS Office
3 18 (0.85%) MS Project
4 14 (0.66%) Acrobat
5 7 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.14%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.14%) ProjectWise
6 3 (0.14%) Revit
6 3 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 42 (1.99%) thinkFolio
2 40 (1.89%) Markit EDM
3 25 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 19 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
7 15 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
7 15 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
7 15 (0.71%) Salerio
8 11 (0.52%) Primavera
9 10 (0.47%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.33%) SAP MM
10 7 (0.33%) SAP SD
11 6 (0.28%) ION MarketView
11 6 (0.28%) LatentZero
12 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 5 (0.24%) LongView
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.14%) SaaS
3 18 (0.85%) IaaS
3 18 (0.85%) Joyent
4 14 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.47%) Mimecast
5 10 (0.47%) Office 365
6 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.095%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.095%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.095%) PaaS
9 1 (0.047%) GitHub
9 1 (0.047%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.13%) Firewall
2 30 (1.42%) DNS
3 25 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.14%) Internet
5 22 (1.04%) LDAP
6 21 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
7 18 (0.85%) SSL
8 17 (0.80%) Intranet
9 16 (0.76%) FTP
9 16 (0.76%) SNMP
9 16 (0.76%) Wireshark
10 14 (0.66%) VPN
11 12 (0.57%) S/MIME
12 11 (0.52%) HTTP
13 5 (0.24%) NAS
13 5 (0.24%) PuTTY
14 4 (0.19%) PBX
14 4 (0.19%) SAN
15 3 (0.14%) DHCP
15 3 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 652 (30.87%) SQL Server
2 105 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 102 (4.83%) Relational Database
4 89 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 86 (4.07%) Oracle Database
6 72 (3.41%) MySQL
6 72 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 70 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
8 45 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 45 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
10 28 (1.33%) GIS
11 27 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
13 18 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (0.85%) QlikView
14 17 (0.80%) MS Access
14 17 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 79 (3.74%) JIRA
2 32 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (1.37%) PowerBuilder
4 23 (1.09%) Git (software)
5 22 (1.04%) Toad
6 19 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 18 (0.85%) Firebug
7 18 (0.85%) Visual Studio
8 13 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (0.62%) Subversion
9 5 (0.24%) DBeaver
9 5 (0.24%) MSI
10 4 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.14%) ClearQuest
11 3 (0.14%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.14%) InstallShield
11 3 (0.14%) Selenium
11 3 (0.14%) VisualVM
12 2 (0.095%) Hudson
12 2 (0.095%) TeamCity
General
1 603 (28.55%) Finance
2 155 (7.34%) Front Office
3 132 (6.25%) Banking
4 108 (5.11%) Back Office
5 79 (3.74%) Law
6 78 (3.69%) Retail
7 68 (3.22%) Investment Banking
8 53 (2.51%) Legal
9 39 (1.85%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.47%) Billing
10 31 (1.47%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.23%) Advertising
12 19 (0.90%) Publishing
13 17 (0.80%) Telecoms
14 16 (0.76%) French Language
15 13 (0.62%) Local Government
16 10 (0.47%) Marketing
17 7 (0.33%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.33%) German Language
17 7 (0.33%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (18.80%) .NET
2 173 (8.19%) HTML
3 163 (7.72%) XML
4 146 (6.91%) CSS
5 134 (6.34%) ASP.NET
6 81 (3.84%) FIX Protocol
7 62 (2.94%) Web Services
8 41 (1.94%) Middleware
9 35 (1.66%) jQuery
10 34 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
11 32 (1.52%) EDI
12 26 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 23 (1.09%) J2EE
15 22 (1.04%) HTML5
16 19 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (0.85%) .NET Framework
17 18 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
17 18 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 17 (0.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 217 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.21%) Hedge funds
3 106 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 76 (3.60%) Equities
5 74 (3.50%) Fixed Income
6 58 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 57 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 49 (2.32%) Mathematics
10 43 (2.04%) Derivative
11 32 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
12 24 (1.14%) SWIFT
13 21 (0.99%) Client/Server
14 20 (0.95%) Driving Licence
14 20 (0.95%) Physics
15 19 (0.90%) EPoS
16 17 (0.80%) User Experience
17 15 (0.71%) Chemistry
18 12 (0.57%) Credit Risk
19 11 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 630 (29.83%) Windows
2 427 (20.22%) Unix
3 406 (19.22%) Linux
4 234 (11.08%) Windows Server
5 95 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (3.08%) Solaris
7 61 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 59 (2.79%) Windows 7
9 47 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (1.33%) Windows XP
11 21 (0.99%) AIX
12 20 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.38%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.38%) CentOS
14 8 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.28%) Android
15 6 (0.28%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (26.04%) ITIL
2 147 (6.96%) CRM
3 146 (6.91%) Problem Management
4 124 (5.87%) Project Management
5 120 (5.68%) ERP
6 111 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 110 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
8 103 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 102 (4.83%) Asset Management
10 93 (4.40%) Service Management
11 90 (4.26%) Change Management
12 82 (3.88%) Release Management
13 78 (3.69%) Incident Management
14 68 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 67 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
16 65 (3.08%) Change Control
17 61 (2.89%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (2.89%) Data Analysis
18 60 (2.84%) ETL
19 56 (2.65%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1413 (66.90%) SQL
2 265 (12.55%) Java
3 256 (12.12%) C#
4 170 (8.05%) Perl
5 139 (6.58%) JavaScript
6 115 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 114 (5.40%) PL/SQL
8 103 (4.88%) Python
9 101 (4.78%) Shell Script
9 101 (4.78%) VB
10 88 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 87 (4.12%) VB.NET
12 58 (2.75%) Bash Shell
13 49 (2.32%) VBA
14 48 (2.27%) PHP
15 29 (1.37%) C
16 18 (0.85%) Ruby
17 15 (0.71%) C++
18 11 (0.52%) VBScript
19 9 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 260 (12.31%) Degree
2 67 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 58 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
4 44 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 34 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.80%) MCSE
7 15 (0.71%) MCSA
8 11 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.52%) MCP
9 3 (0.14%) HNC
9 3 (0.14%) MCDST
9 3 (0.14%) MCITP
9 3 (0.14%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.095%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.095%) ACCA
10 2 (0.095%) CIPFA
10 2 (0.095%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (8.76%) SLA
2 63 (2.98%) QA
3 19 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.19%) COBIT
6 4 (0.19%) SEPA
7 1 (0.047%) GxP
7 1 (0.047%) HL7
System Software
1 129 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.66%) XenApp
4 11 (0.52%) Terminal Server
5 9 (0.43%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.14%) Squid
9 2 (0.095%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.095%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.047%) vCloud
10 1 (0.047%) vSphere
10 1 (0.047%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (1.66%) Puppet
2 34 (1.61%) SCCM
3 26 (1.23%) Nagios
4 23 (1.09%) Control-M
4 23 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
5 15 (0.71%) logstash
6 10 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.43%) CA Wily
8 7 (0.33%) OpenView
9 5 (0.24%) OpenAM
9 5 (0.24%) WSUS
10 3 (0.14%) Opsview
10 3 (0.14%) SCOM
11 2 (0.095%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.047%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.047%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.047%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.047%) Kibana
12 1 (0.047%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.047%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 632 (29.92%) Oracle
2 412 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 112 (5.30%) Sybase
4 81 (3.84%) Citrix
5 70 (3.31%) IBM
6 51 (2.41%) Sun
7 48 (2.27%) Charles River
8 46 (2.18%) iManage
9 44 (2.08%) SAP
9 44 (2.08%) VMware
10 42 (1.99%) Bloomberg
11 32 (1.52%) Hyperion
12 31 (1.47%) Remedy
13 29 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (1.14%) HP
14 24 (1.14%) Red Hat
14 24 (1.14%) Reuters
15 21 (0.99%) Baan
16 20 (0.95%) Retek
17 19 (0.90%) Fidessa
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