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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 302 317 293
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1046 886 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.88% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 883 793 915
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +15 983 £36,000 +2.85% 86
London +44 501 £45,000 +5.88% 47
City of London +49 163 £47,500 +2.70% 18
South East -31 151 £31,500 +1.61% 7
East of England -11 71 £32,500 - 7
Surrey +21 63 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire -35 63 £27,500 - 10
South West -1 58 £27,500 -21.42% 4
North West -24 51 £29,500 +13.46% 2
Scotland +21 50 £40,000 +33.33% 7
West Midlands -13 50 £27,500 +1.85% 6
West Yorkshire -10 49 £27,500 -14.06% 10
Leeds -10 44 £25,000 -23.07% 10
East Midlands +6 35 £31,000 +14.81% 3
Berkshire -8 32 £26,750 -20.74% 4
Manchester -12 27 £25,000 -3.84%
Glasgow +13 26 £40,000 +28.00% 6
Birmingham -6 25 £27,500 -29.03% 3
Edinburgh +4 22 £38,750 -3.12%
Hampshire -14 22 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Somerset -1 20 £27,500 +19.56%
Essex +15 19 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Northamptonshire -7 19 £30,500 +3.38%
Bath +5 18 £27,500 +10.00%
Bedfordshire -16 18 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Hertfordshire -3 16 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Cheshire -14 15 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Dorset +3 14 £40,000 -15.78%
Basingstoke -2 14 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Bournemouth -3 14 £40,000 -

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1318 (65.87%) SQL
2 686 (34.28%) Finance
3 607 (30.33%) SQL Server
4 556 (27.79%) Windows
5 534 (26.69%) ITIL
6 501 (25.04%) Oracle
7 469 (23.44%) Microsoft
8 391 (19.54%) UNIX
9 388 (19.39%) .NET
10 365 (18.24%) Java
11 343 (17.14%) MS Excel
12 338 (16.89%) Linux
13 268 (13.39%) C#
14 240 (11.99%) XML
15 214 (10.69%) Degree
16 213 (10.64%) T-SQL
17 201 (10.04%) HTML
18 188 (9.40%) IIS
18 188 (9.40%) Front Office
19 176 (8.80%) SLA
20 175 (8.75%) Banking
21 160 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 152 (7.60%) MS Office
23 146 (7.30%) SharePoint
24 141 (7.05%) Service Delivery
25 139 (6.95%) JavaScript
26 130 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
27 125 (6.25%) Oracle Database
27 125 (6.25%) ASP.NET
28 121 (6.05%) CSS

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 188 (9.40%) IIS
2 146 (7.30%) SharePoint
3 112 (5.60%) Tomcat
4 108 (5.40%) Apache
5 60 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 52 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 27 (1.35%) CMS
8 23 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (1.15%) Node.js
8 23 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (0.65%) LiveLink
11 10 (0.50%) MS Exchange
12 9 (0.45%) SAS
12 9 (0.45%) WorkSite
12 9 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.40%) WebSphere Process Server
14 7 (0.35%) Jetty
14 7 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 343 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 152 (7.60%) MS Office
3 16 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.35%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.30%) MS Project
7 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.15%) Stata
9 2 (0.100%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.050%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.050%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 37 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.15%) Markit EDM
3 20 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (1.00%) Maximo
4 19 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
5 18 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
6 17 (0.85%) IntelliMatch
7 16 (0.80%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 11 (0.55%) Academy Housing
8 11 (0.55%) arcHouse
9 10 (0.50%) LatentZero
9 10 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
10 9 (0.45%) Agresso
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
12 7 (0.35%) HiPortfolio
13 6 (0.30%) Endur
13 6 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.90%) SaaS
2 26 (1.30%) IaaS
3 24 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.15%) Joyent
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.050%) Taleo
6 1 (0.050%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.80%) Firewall
2 55 (2.75%) Internet
3 43 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.70%) Intranet
5 31 (1.55%) HTTP
6 27 (1.35%) LDAP
7 24 (1.20%) FTP
8 20 (1.00%) SMTP
9 9 (0.45%) VPN
9 9 (0.45%) LAN
9 9 (0.45%) DMZ
10 8 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.35%) Broadband
11 7 (0.35%) WAN
12 6 (0.30%) SAN
12 6 (0.30%) Extranet
12 6 (0.30%) Multicast
13 5 (0.25%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.25%) ADSL
14 4 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 607 (30.33%) SQL Server
2 160 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 125 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 107 (5.35%) Relational Database
5 103 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 92 (4.60%) MySQL
7 81 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
9 55 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 40 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 27 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
11 27 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (1.20%) MS Access
14 23 (1.15%) Redis
15 22 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
18 14 (0.70%) Data Mining
19 13 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 40 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 35 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.15%) Firebug
4 20 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 17 (0.85%) JUnit
6 14 (0.70%) JIRA
7 13 (0.65%) Toad
7 13 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (0.60%) Subversion
9 11 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
10 9 (0.45%) Selenium
10 9 (0.45%) JMeter
11 7 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.30%) Hudson
13 5 (0.25%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.25%) VisualVM
13 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.25%) MSI
14 4 (0.20%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.20%) Maven
General
1 686 (34.28%) Finance
2 188 (9.40%) Front Office
3 175 (8.75%) Banking
4 69 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 65 (3.25%) Back Office
6 48 (2.40%) Retail
7 40 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 34 (1.70%) Legal
9 27 (1.35%) Billing
10 25 (1.25%) Telecoms
11 24 (1.20%) Marketing
12 22 (1.10%) Publishing
13 21 (1.05%) French Language
14 20 (1.00%) Manufacturing
14 20 (1.00%) Law
15 14 (0.70%) Advertising
16 13 (0.65%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.45%) General Ledger
18 6 (0.30%) Aerospace
19 5 (0.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (19.39%) .NET
2 240 (11.99%) XML
3 201 (10.04%) HTML
4 125 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 121 (6.05%) CSS
6 99 (4.95%) Web Services
7 72 (3.60%) J2EE
8 71 (3.55%) Middleware
9 41 (2.05%) Spring
10 31 (1.55%) SOAP
11 24 (1.20%) HTML5
12 21 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
12 21 (1.05%) Classic ASP
13 20 (1.00%) WPF
14 19 (0.95%) DHTML
15 18 (0.90%) Hibernate
16 17 (0.85%) .NET Framework
17 15 (0.75%) ActiveMQ
17 15 (0.75%) XSLT
18 13 (0.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 112 (5.60%) Computer Science
2 83 (4.15%) Equities
3 76 (3.80%) Derivative
4 72 (3.60%) Fixed Income
5 66 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 41 (2.05%) Statistics
8 30 (1.50%) Wiki
9 28 (1.40%) SWIFT
10 27 (1.35%) Hedge funds
11 25 (1.25%) Client/Server
12 23 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.10%) Mathematics
14 20 (1.00%) Open Source
15 19 (0.95%) Clustering
16 15 (0.75%) Replication
17 14 (0.70%) CMDB
18 11 (0.55%) Grid Computing
19 10 (0.50%) Equity Derivative
20 9 (0.45%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 556 (27.79%) Windows
2 391 (19.54%) UNIX
3 338 (16.89%) Linux
4 130 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (4.10%) Solaris
7 54 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 45 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 29 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.55%) SUSE
12 9 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.40%) AIX
14 6 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.30%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.25%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.20%) HPUX
16 4 (0.20%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (26.69%) ITIL
2 141 (7.05%) Service Delivery
3 110 (5.50%) Problem Management
4 106 (5.30%) CRM
5 105 (5.25%) Service Management
6 87 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 79 (3.95%) Project Management
8 76 (3.80%) Release Management
9 70 (3.50%) Change Management
10 68 (3.40%) E-Commerce
11 66 (3.30%) Asset Management
12 59 (2.95%) Investment Management
13 57 (2.85%) Change Control
14 56 (2.80%) Incident Management
15 55 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
15 55 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
16 54 (2.70%) Electronic Trading
17 48 (2.40%) Time Management
18 46 (2.30%) Mentoring
19 45 (2.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1318 (65.87%) SQL
2 365 (18.24%) Java
3 268 (13.39%) C#
4 213 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 139 (6.95%) JavaScript
6 109 (5.45%) Perl
7 98 (4.90%) VB
8 89 (4.45%) PL/SQL
9 75 (3.75%) Python
10 61 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 53 (2.65%) VBA
12 46 (2.30%) Shell Script
13 45 (2.25%) PowerShell
14 41 (2.05%) Bash Shell
15 39 (1.95%) PHP
16 38 (1.90%) C++
16 38 (1.90%) C
17 24 (1.20%) Ruby
18 23 (1.15%) VB6
19 16 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 214 (10.69%) Degree
2 71 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (1.45%) MCP
5 20 (1.00%) MCSE
6 17 (0.85%) Security Cleared
7 15 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.35%) MCITP
10 6 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.30%) HND
11 5 (0.25%) HNC
12 3 (0.15%) MCTS
12 3 (0.15%) CFA
12 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.050%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.050%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.050%) CCNA
14 1 (0.050%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (8.80%) SLA
2 49 (2.45%) QA
3 10 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.050%) GxP
7 1 (0.050%) COBIT
7 1 (0.050%) EMIR
System Software
1 73 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.45%) IMail Server
4 6 (0.30%) ClearTrust
5 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.100%) vSphere
7 2 (0.100%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.100%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.050%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.050%) NFS
8 1 (0.050%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (1.05%) Puppet
2 16 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 14 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (0.65%) Control-M
5 13 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.50%) Nagios
7 6 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 5 (0.25%) Foglight
8 5 (0.25%) SCCM
8 5 (0.25%) Opsview
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
10 2 (0.100%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.100%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.100%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.100%) Netcool
11 1 (0.050%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.050%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 501 (25.04%) Oracle
2 469 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 71 (3.55%) Citrix
4 60 (3.00%) Sybase
5 59 (2.95%) JBoss
6 46 (2.30%) IBM
7 40 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 34 (1.70%) thinkFolio
9 33 (1.65%) Business Objects
9 33 (1.65%) Fidessa
10 31 (1.55%) Sun
10 31 (1.55%) VMware
11 29 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (1.40%) Remedy
13 27 (1.35%) SAP
13 27 (1.35%) Cognos
14 26 (1.30%) Bloomberg
15 22 (1.10%) Brady
16 21 (1.05%) TIBCO
17 17 (0.85%) Charles River
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