The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Support Analyst
UK
Rank 795 776 822
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 56 142 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 55 134 110
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £27,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +11.00%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Support Analyst in the job title.

Software Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Support Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst within the UK.

Software Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Software Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Software Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Support Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 53 £30,000 - 19
South East +61 28 £32,500 +4.83% 4
West Sussex +11 14 £32,500 -4.41%
Crawley - 14 £32,500 -
London +9 9 £31,000 -11.42% 3
South West +16 7 £27,500 -1.78% 3
Dorset - 7 £27,500 -
Berkshire +36 6 £25,000 - 1
Poole - 6 £27,500 -
Surrey +43 4 £35,000 +9.37% 2
North West -13 4 £27,500 -1.78% 2
Reigate - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester - 4 £27,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +23 3 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Yorkshire +19 3 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Bromley - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +18 2 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Oxfordshire +14 2 £33,750 +25.00% 1
East of England +6 2 £27,750 +0.90% 1
Wales +4 2 £26,500 +43.24%
South Wales - 2 £26,500 -
Wetherby - 2 £32,500 - 1
Bolton - 2 £27,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £42,500 -
Hungerford - 2 £24,000 -
Leeds +25 1 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Oxford +19 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Cambridge +5 1 £23,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £23,000 -16.36%
Cwmbran - 1 £30,000 -

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Software Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Support Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (43.17%) SQL
2 51 (36.69%) Microsoft
3 42 (30.22%) SQL Server
4 38 (27.34%) MS Excel
5 37 (26.62%) Windows
6 36 (25.90%) .NET
7 34 (24.46%) ITIL
8 33 (23.74%) Degree
9 27 (19.42%) IIS
10 26 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (17.99%) Finance
12 20 (14.39%) C#
13 16 (11.51%) Java
13 16 (11.51%) ASP.NET
13 16 (11.51%) Windows Server
14 13 (9.35%) Unix
14 13 (9.35%) ERP
15 12 (8.63%) SLA
15 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
15 12 (8.63%) French Language
15 12 (8.63%) German Language
15 12 (8.63%) Computer Science
16 11 (7.91%) Change Management
16 11 (7.91%) ODBC
16 11 (7.91%) Linux
16 11 (7.91%) C++
16 11 (7.91%) VBA
17 10 (7.19%) Back Office
17 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (7.19%) Software Testing

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (19.42%) IIS
2 6 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.44%) CMS
3 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (27.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.72%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.19%) SaaS
2 7 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) DNS
1 4 (2.88%) SMTP
2 3 (2.16%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.44%) Multicast
3 2 (1.44%) Unicast
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.32%) MS Access
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) DTS
6 1 (0.72%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) French Language
2 12 (8.63%) German Language
3 10 (7.19%) Back Office
4 8 (5.76%) Law
5 4 (2.88%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.16%) Banking
6 3 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.16%) Retail
7 2 (1.44%) International Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.72%) Local Government
8 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.90%) .NET
2 16 (11.51%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.91%) ODBC
4 7 (5.04%) Classic ASP
5 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.72%) CSS
6 1 (0.72%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.72%) HTML
6 1 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.72%) Web Services
6 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.63%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.60%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.60%) Physics
5 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.44%) Derivative
7 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.62%) Windows
2 16 (11.51%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.35%) Unix
4 11 (7.91%) Linux
5 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.60%) zOS
7 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.46%) ITIL
2 13 (9.35%) ERP
3 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
4 11 (7.91%) Change Management
5 10 (7.19%) Software Testing
6 9 (6.47%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.04%) CRM
8 6 (4.32%) Time Management
9 5 (3.60%) B2B
9 5 (3.60%) E-Procurement
9 5 (3.60%) Project Management
10 4 (2.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.88%) Software Delivery
11 3 (2.16%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.16%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.16%) MVC
11 3 (2.16%) OO
11 3 (2.16%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (2.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 60 (43.17%) SQL
2 20 (14.39%) C#
3 16 (11.51%) Java
4 11 (7.91%) C++
4 11 (7.91%) VBA
5 8 (5.76%) PHP
5 8 (5.76%) VB
6 7 (5.04%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.04%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.60%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.88%) C
8 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.88%) Python
8 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.16%) Ruby
10 2 (1.44%) Tcl
11 1 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.72%) Uniface
11 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (23.74%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.88%) MCSE
4 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) CCNA
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
5 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.72%) MCITP
5 1 (0.72%) MCP
5 1 (0.72%) MCSA
5 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.88%) IMail Server
2 4 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) WMI
2 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 51 (36.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.32%) Remedy
3 5 (3.60%) Citrix
4 4 (2.88%) DataSynapse
4 4 (2.88%) iManage
4 4 (2.88%) TOWER Software
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle
5 3 (2.16%) Sage
6 2 (1.44%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Aruba
7 1 (0.72%) Avaya
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) Ektron
7 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.72%) Mitel
7 1 (0.72%) NEC
7 1 (0.72%) Splunk
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Posted: 22 minutes ago
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Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
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Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Redhill, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 + Good Helthcare +
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London
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
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