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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 308 295 324
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 984 961 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.92% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.98% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 856 853 803
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 £27,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -9 952 £35,000 -6.66% 64
London -40 466 £45,000 - 30
South East -31 122 £32,500 +4.83% 9
City of London -68 109 £47,500 +5.55% 12
East of England +32 88 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Yorkshire +37 81 £28,500 - 3
South West -13 72 £30,000 -11.11% 4
West Yorkshire +31 68 £28,500 - 2
Leeds +43 63 £28,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire +3 46 £32,500 +16.07% 2
West Midlands -28 44 £27,000 -16.92% 3
Surrey -11 43 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +44 41 £31,750 +5.83% 3
Bristol +30 37 £24,000 -15.78% 2
North West +4 36 £32,000 +14.28% 4
Essex +6 33 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Bedfordshire +23 32 £46,500 +32.85% 4
Manchester +4 26 £37,500 +44.23% 3
Scotland +25 20 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Leicestershire +44 19 £36,250 +68.60%
Berkshire -18 19 £23,500 -29.32% 1
Brentwood -4 17 £43,750 -
Reading +11 15 £24,500 -2.00% 1
Gloucestershire +2 15 £32,500 -20.73% 1
Southampton +6 14 £23,000 -22.03% 1
Northamptonshire -8 14 £31,750 +5.83% 2
Dorset -35 14 £34,000 -5.55% 1
Bournemouth -35 14 £34,000 -5.55% 1
Coventry +3 13 £26,250 -32.25% 1
Glasgow +15 12 £35,000 +4.47% 2

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1383 (65.27%) SQL
2 741 (34.97%) Finance
3 701 (33.08%) SQL Server
4 641 (30.25%) Windows
5 557 (26.29%) ITIL
6 525 (24.78%) Microsoft
7 495 (23.36%) Oracle
8 482 (22.75%) UNIX
9 394 (18.59%) Java
10 389 (18.36%) Linux
11 364 (17.18%) .NET
12 346 (16.33%) MS Excel
13 253 (11.94%) IIS
14 250 (11.80%) C#
15 210 (9.91%) Degree
16 202 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
17 198 (9.34%) MS Office
17 198 (9.34%) Front Office
18 185 (8.73%) Banking
19 183 (8.64%) T-SQL
20 174 (8.21%) CRM
21 169 (7.98%) XML
22 163 (7.69%) SharePoint
23 160 (7.55%) SLA
24 158 (7.46%) Tomcat
25 148 (6.98%) Perl
26 143 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
27 134 (6.32%) HTML
28 131 (6.18%) Problem Management
29 121 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 253 (11.94%) IIS
2 163 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 158 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 120 (5.66%) Apache
5 72 (3.40%) JBoss
6 60 (2.83%) WebLogic
7 51 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 22 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (0.99%) WorkSite
11 18 (0.85%) CMS
12 17 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
12 17 (0.80%) MQSeries
13 13 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.33%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.28%) Node.js
16 5 (0.24%) SAS
16 5 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 346 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 198 (9.34%) MS Office
3 21 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.047%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.047%) Stata
6 1 (0.047%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.047%) SPSS
6 1 (0.047%) MS Project
6 1 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.047%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 83 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.66%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 13 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.57%) Agresso
7 11 (0.52%) IntelliMatch
7 11 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.47%) ION MarketView
8 10 (0.47%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 10 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.42%) Markit EDM
10 7 (0.33%) Kondor+
10 7 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.28%) SAP SRM
11 6 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.24%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.27%) SaaS
2 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.19%) IaaS
3 4 (0.19%) Joyent
3 4 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.094%) Office 365
5 1 (0.047%) Taleo
5 1 (0.047%) Force.com
5 1 (0.047%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.59%) Internet
2 52 (2.45%) Firewall
3 44 (2.08%) FTP
4 38 (1.79%) HTTP
5 34 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 27 (1.27%) SAN
7 25 (1.18%) Intranet
8 17 (0.80%) LAN
9 16 (0.76%) WAN
10 11 (0.52%) DNS
10 11 (0.52%) LDAP
11 7 (0.33%) Multicast
12 6 (0.28%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.28%) DHCP
12 6 (0.28%) VPN
12 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.28%) SSL
12 6 (0.28%) SMTP
12 6 (0.28%) DMZ
12 6 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 121 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 95 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (3.92%) MySQL
5 81 (3.82%) Oracle Database
6 73 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 68 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 54 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 44 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
10 42 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
12 22 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
12 22 (1.04%) DB2
13 21 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.66%) Data Mining
17 11 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (0.52%) MS Access
18 7 (0.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 29 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 19 (0.90%) Eclipse
3 17 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.57%) VisualVM
5 11 (0.52%) JIRA
6 9 (0.42%) Subversion
6 9 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (0.33%) Toad
7 7 (0.33%) JUnit
7 7 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.19%) Firebug
9 2 (0.094%) Hudson
9 2 (0.094%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.094%) ProC
10 1 (0.047%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.047%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.047%) Oracle APEX
General
1 741 (34.97%) Finance
2 198 (9.34%) Front Office
3 185 (8.73%) Banking
4 93 (4.39%) Retail
5 87 (4.11%) Investment Banking
6 76 (3.59%) Back Office
7 59 (2.78%) Legal
8 53 (2.50%) Financial Institution
9 51 (2.41%) Law
10 31 (1.46%) Advertising
11 27 (1.27%) French Language
12 26 (1.23%) Publishing
12 26 (1.23%) Manufacturing
13 24 (1.13%) German Language
13 24 (1.13%) Marketing
14 20 (0.94%) Billing
15 14 (0.66%) Telecoms
16 12 (0.57%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.52%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (17.18%) .NET
2 169 (7.98%) XML
3 134 (6.32%) HTML
4 111 (5.24%) ASP.NET
5 94 (4.44%) J2EE
6 76 (3.59%) Web Services
7 75 (3.54%) FIX Protocol
8 69 (3.26%) CSS
9 55 (2.60%) Middleware
10 30 (1.42%) .NET Framework
11 21 (0.99%) JSP
12 20 (0.94%) Classic ASP
13 19 (0.90%) jQuery
14 16 (0.76%) COM+
15 15 (0.71%) XSLT
16 14 (0.66%) EDI
16 14 (0.66%) JDBC
16 14 (0.66%) Spring
17 13 (0.61%) WinForms
18 12 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 202 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 97 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 95 (4.48%) Derivative
5 72 (3.40%) Equities
6 65 (3.07%) Fixed Income
7 63 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 39 (1.84%) Hedge funds
9 38 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 35 (1.65%) Mathematics
11 32 (1.51%) Equity Derivative
12 28 (1.32%) Client/Server
13 24 (1.13%) Wiki
14 23 (1.09%) Statistics
15 21 (0.99%) CMDB
15 21 (0.99%) SWIFT
16 18 (0.85%) Grid Computing
17 12 (0.57%) DataPower
17 12 (0.57%) Credit Risk
17 12 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 641 (30.25%) Windows
2 482 (22.75%) UNIX
3 389 (18.36%) Linux
4 143 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 103 (4.86%) Solaris
7 63 (2.97%) Windows XP
8 44 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 32 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (1.32%) AIX
11 22 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 21 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.42%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.38%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.33%) Android
16 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.094%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.094%) SUSE
18 1 (0.047%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.047%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (26.29%) ITIL
2 174 (8.21%) CRM
3 131 (6.18%) Problem Management
4 118 (5.57%) Service Management
5 114 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 93 (4.39%) E-Commerce
6 93 (4.39%) ERP
7 91 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 89 (4.20%) Project Management
9 88 (4.15%) Change Management
10 76 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (3.45%) Release Management
12 67 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 62 (2.93%) Incident Management
14 61 (2.88%) Mentoring
15 54 (2.55%) Document Management
16 53 (2.50%) Electronic Trading
16 53 (2.50%) Change Control
17 50 (2.36%) Configuration Management
18 49 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1383 (65.27%) SQL
2 394 (18.59%) Java
3 250 (11.80%) C#
4 183 (8.64%) T-SQL
5 148 (6.98%) Perl
6 116 (5.47%) Shell Script
7 114 (5.38%) JavaScript
8 106 (5.00%) VB
9 90 (4.25%) PL/SQL
10 72 (3.40%) C++
11 61 (2.88%) Python
12 57 (2.69%) Bash Shell
13 52 (2.45%) VBA
14 44 (2.08%) VB.NET
15 38 (1.79%) PowerShell
16 35 (1.65%) C
17 29 (1.37%) VBScript
18 19 (0.90%) PHP
19 10 (0.47%) VB6
19 10 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 210 (9.91%) Degree
2 75 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
3 32 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (1.18%) MCP
5 23 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 19 (0.90%) MCSE
7 18 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.66%) MCSA
9 10 (0.47%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.24%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.24%) PhD
12 4 (0.19%) HND
12 4 (0.19%) MCITP
13 2 (0.094%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.047%) CFA
14 1 (0.047%) CCNA
14 1 (0.047%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.047%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.047%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (7.55%) SLA
2 54 (2.55%) QA
3 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.28%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.094%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.047%) HL7
6 1 (0.047%) DICOM
6 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 77 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.33%) ClearTrust
2 7 (0.33%) Terminal Server
2 7 (0.33%) XenApp
3 6 (0.28%) Samba
4 4 (0.19%) vSphere
4 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.094%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.047%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (0.94%) Nagios
2 18 (0.85%) Control-M
3 15 (0.71%) OpenView
3 15 (0.71%) Puppet
4 13 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (0.57%) Opsview
6 10 (0.47%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.38%) SCCM
8 6 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.19%) Netcool
10 3 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.14%) SCOM
11 1 (0.047%) OVSD
11 1 (0.047%) Foglight
11 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.047%) RTView
11 1 (0.047%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.047%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 525 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 495 (23.36%) Oracle
3 82 (3.87%) Sybase
4 56 (2.64%) Citrix
5 49 (2.31%) IBM
6 40 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (1.75%) Cognos
7 37 (1.75%) Sun
8 33 (1.56%) SAP
8 33 (1.56%) Bloomberg
9 27 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.09%) Remedy
11 21 (0.99%) Sage
11 21 (0.99%) SunGard
11 21 (0.99%) HP
11 21 (0.99%) TIBCO
12 20 (0.94%) thinkFolio
13 19 (0.90%) ServiceNow
14 17 (0.80%) ION Trading
15 16 (0.76%) Open Text
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